Banking & Finance

Banking & Finance

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Due in part to the country’s Economic Transition Programme, Malaysia has been upgraded to “overweight” in the latest Goldman Sachs analysis of the region. ...

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At this year’s National Public Sector Accountants Conference, Malaysia’s Chief Minister Tan Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud called on the accounting industry to come up...

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Palestine has announced that they will proceed with issuing a sukuk (Islamic-style bond) by the end of this quarter.  The Palestinian Monetary Authority plans...

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Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Tun Razak met with the Kazakh President and Prime Minister in Astana to discuss bilateral trade agreements between their...

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Abu Dhabi’s government-backed investment company, Aabar Investments, is in talks with energy drink giant Red Bull to collaborate on “possible joint activities between Red...

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In an effort to strengthen their bid for Malaysian bank RHB Capital, Maybank has hired Japanese investment firm Nomoura as consultants on the takeover. ...

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The oversaturation of the housing market is to blame for the amount of non-performing loans in the United Arab Emirates’ banks, according to Saeed al Hamiz,...

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Groupon continues its run as the darling of the internet shopping and social media realm by announcing its official initial public offering, and releasing...

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In an effort to win the business of the millions of Indians living abroad, Canara Bank has announced plans to open branches in Bahrain. ...

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In a recent study by the Boston Consulting Group, it was revealed that, not unexpectedly, Saudi Arabia has the highest concentration of “ultra-high net...

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As Maybank negotiates a potential takeover of RHB Capital, one of its major shareholders, Permodalan Nasional Bhd, voices its support.  PNB President and Group...

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The head of Morgan Stanley’s Saudi Arabia Investment Management says the equity fund is heavy on domestic investments in agriculture, commodities, and petrochemicals, and...

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At this week’s 4th Arabian Business Forum, the leaders of several major banks called for the Middle East to form a large bank to...

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The Arab Monetary Fund and the World Bank urged banks in the Middle East North Africa region to offer more loans to small and...

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The chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland has embarked on a tour of the Middle East to meet with potential investors once his...

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DP World Ltd, a subsidiary of Dubai World, began trading on the London Stock Exchange yesterday.  By the end of the day, they were...

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Shares for Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank have increased 8.4% this week following the news the bank would be unloading its 25% stake in Malaysian...

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Malaysia’s two largest banks have each announced interest in pursuing a merger with the 5th largest bank in the country, RHB Capital.  The potential...