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Jordan private sector loans rise to $23.4billion in May

Outstanding private sector loans made by the country's 23 commercial banks stood at 16.2 billion dinars at the end of December 2011, Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) data obtained by Reuters showed.

July 4, 2012 6:15
 
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PILING UP: Saudi’s foreign aid bill is mounting

Egypt Jordan, Bahrain, Oman and Yemen - the Arab spring has elicited a string of pledges of loans and grants from the oil-rich kingdom to its troubled, resource-poor neighbours.

May 28, 2012 5:37
 
Hedge funds show banks how to recoup loans to gulf

Hedge funds show banks how to recoup loans to gulf

Hedge funds are showing banks how to get their money back from Gulf borrowers.

March 20, 2012 12:28
 
Back on track? GCC Corporate Banking in recovery

Back on track? GCC Corporate Banking in recovery

GCC corporate banking profitability is on its way to recovering from the turmoil of the financial crisis, or so says the latest report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

December 14, 2011 4:57
 
UAE to tighten banks’ liquidity management guidelines

UAE to tighten banks’ liquidity management guidelines

New rules to reduce severity of liquidity problems; Banks need to comply with new rules from September

June 1, 2011 2:19
 
Banking on trust: UAE banks urged to trim loan margins

Banking on trust: UAE banks urged to trim loan margins

UAE Central Bank urges banks to reduce lending rates. Will banks follow suit when there’s much to capitalise on?

May 30, 2011 4:28
 

Dubai’s Mashreq Bank retail NPLs peaked in 2010 – exec

Mashreq retail NPL ratio to improve - exec; Retail banking sector to remain difficult in 2011; Bank to focus on retaining existing customers

April 19, 2011 2:56
 
Safety in numbers

Safety in numbers

Publishing personal banking information doesn’t seem like the best way to solve your financial woes, says Precious de Leon

March 14, 2011 4:53
 
Risky business

Risky business

Small businesses are on the rack, while lenders are back to high-risk customers. Kipp finds that the credit woes of SMEs could wreck entire global recovery – from MENA to the US.

August 8, 2010 12:31
 

Dubai World loans sold, losses estimated at half of face value

Dubai World expected to avail itself of special law and tribunal to support restructuring.

June 14, 2010 10:48
 
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