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UAE Central Bank open to some lending limit exemptions - paper

UAE Central Bank open to some lending limit exemptions

The United Arab Emirates' central bank could grant exemptions to some banks over planned lending limits to sovereign and state-linked entities, pushing compliance beyond the September 30 deadline, its chairman told a local newspaper on Wednesday.

May 31, 2012 11:38
 
UAE Central Bank Gov: Rate of lending growth “reasonable”

UAE Central Bank Gov: Rate of lending growth “reasonable”

The rate of bank lending growth in the United Arab Emirates is "reasonable," Central Bank Governor Sultan Nasser al-Suweidi said on Friday.

March 24, 2012 3:24
 
Optimism’s good, but is it right?

Optimism’s good, but is it right?

Dynamic corporate leaders in the region are increasingly approaching their roles with optimism and energy. But this contrasts with analysts, who remain resolutely cautious about the economic environment.

June 22, 2010 2:29
 
What your bank knows about you

What your bank knows about you

OPINION: Why you should be wary about the data collected by credit rating agencies, and how it affects your ability to get a loan.

March 24, 2010 5:29
 
Neither a borrower nor a lender be

Neither a borrower nor a lender be

Despite a slight upturn in lending, some say UAE banks are still reluctant to grant personal loans. But others believe that consumers are the wary ones.

February 24, 2010 4:11
 
Pulling the cords

Pulling the cords

The UAE government is planning to introduce a unified lending system for all the banks across the country.

December 9, 2009 1:46
 
Get that money flowing

Get that money flowing

UAE banks may be getting government help to boost lending in the Emirates, says Dubai World chairman, Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem

February 19, 2009 12:10