The bank, fully owned by the United Arab Emirates’ Dubai Islamic Bank, was licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya in April last year as the third fully Shariah compliant bank in Kenya after Gulf African Bank Limited in 2007 and First Community
The days of firms having “a secret guy in a back room who knows this or that” no longer exist, and real value now lies in the quality of advisory, and helping clients navigate the impacts of increasingly complex
Economic Insight: Middle East Q4 2018, produced by Oxford Economics, said the same factors that slowed down economic growth in 2017 are now contributing to the overall economic recovery.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation topped the list with a market capitalization of $95.18 billion, followed by Saudi Telecom with a market value of $44.15 billion and Abu Dhabi First Bank with market value of $43.62 billion.
In 2010, Yas Island became home to world’s first Ferrari-branded theme park, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and expanded three years later to include the region’s multi-award winning waterpark Yas Waterworld.
The three-day forum will include high level panels to discuss partnerships opportunities with the focus on trade, investments, development and cultural cooperation.
There are currently merger dialogs going on between banking entities in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Qatar.