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UAE: Sixth largest prepaid market

Prepaid market expected to grow to $822 billion by 2017

March 18, 2015 6:11
 
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Seven reasons why you should not be nervous to have your bank details online

We are all jittery about sharing our ‘keys to the safe’ online, but here is why you should not be…

March 17, 2015 12:24
 
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Falcon Private Bank wants to double Middle East revenues

Falcon Private Bank estimates that both private wealth in the region, as well as the bank itself, will grow in double digits over the next few years despite a significant drop in oil prices

March 5, 2015 5:52
 
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Central bank chief says UAE benefiting from strong dollar

"The strong dollar helps the UAE. We have benefited a lot from the link to the dollar."

March 2, 2015 4:03
 
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Dubai Islamic Bank to test Gulf debt markets post oil slump

Stock markets in Dubai and Saudi Arabia have slipped by 19.4 percent and 11 percent respectively since the OPEC gathering

January 7, 2015 11:00
 
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UAE’s money exchange industry faces shake out as costs rise

The UAE's majority expatriate population transferred a net 66 billion dirhams ($18 billion) abroad in 2013

December 7, 2014 5:25
 
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Oman’s bank Muscat second quarter profit up 19 percent

Q2 net profit 35 million rials, beats estimates; H1 profit 68.4 million rials; Impairments for H1 down slightly, at 25 mln rials

July 16, 2012 4:54
 
UAE: any inclusion of Yuan in reserves is long-term issue

UAE: any inclusion of Yuan in reserves is long-term issue

Any decision by the United Arab Emirates to include the Chinese yuan into the UAE central bank's official foreign currency reserves would be the result of a long-term process, the bank's head said on Friday.

March 24, 2012 3:46
 
NCB Capital cuts Saudi Investment Bank, Arab National Bank

NCB Capital cuts Saudi Investment Bank, Arab National Bank

Saudi banks with significant exposure to the corporate sector may see their net interest margins shrink as competition increases, NCB Capital said, downgrading Saudi Investment Bank and Arab National Bank to "neutral" from "overweight."

March 14, 2012 1:59
 
French BNP Paribas to grow MidEast revenues

French BNP Paribas to grow MidEast revenues

French lender BNP Paribas expects to grow its revenues from the oil-rich Gulf region this year despite a slight impact on its business as a result of the Arab Spring, the bank's Middle East head told Reuters in an interview on Tuesday.

March 14, 2012 1:35
 
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