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Agthia opens first store in Dubai

(Trade Arabia - 8/20/2017 6:28:00 AM)

Agthia Group, a leading food and beverage group in the UAE, has opened its first store in Dubai and launched a partnership programme with UAE government institutions. The new store was opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Mohamed Haji Al ...

Doha Bank holds knowledge-sharing session

(Gulf Times - 8/20/2017 6:17:00 AM)

HE the Qatar Central Bank Governor Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani receives a bouquet of flowers from Doha Bank managing director Sheikh Abdul Rehman bin Mohamed bin Jabor al-Thani during the bank’s knowledge-sharing session titled ‘Qatar — Land of ...

Omantel enables pilgrims to stay connected via ‘Jawazak Hajj’

(Oman Daily Observer - 8/20/2017 6:02:00 AM)

Omantel has announced the launch of Jawazak Hajj plan for customers travelling to Saudi Arabia to perform the Haj. This plan reflects Omantel’s commitment towards offering value-added services that benefit customers. “The plan which is valid for 10 days ...

Ooredoo offers more on Qatarna Pack

(The Peninsula - 8/20/2017 5:55:00 AM)

Qatar’s telecom giant Ooredoo has boosted the benefits of its popular pack—Qatarna (which mean our Qatar) by adding dedicated roaming data allowances and a special rate of QR1 for roaming services on all Passport partners in more than 75 Passport ...

Drake & Scull to proceed with Fairmont Abu Dhabi MEP works

(Trade Arabia - 8/17/2017 7:32:00 AM)

Drake & Scull International (DSI), a regional market leader in engineering and related services, has announced that it will proceed with the mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) works for the Fairmont Abu Dhabi Hotel and Serviced Apartments under a ...

Engie completes $762m investment in Tabreed

(Trade Arabia - 8/17/2017 7:30:00 AM)

The National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) has announced the successful completion of an investment of approximately Dh2.8 billion ($762.32 million) by Engie, a global energy company, to acquire 40 per cent of Tabreed shares, a Wam news agency report ...

Ahlibank deposits programme gets P-2 and F1/A+ ratings

(Gulf Times - 8/17/2017 7:22:00 AM)

Ahli Bank (Ahlibank) has announced that it has established its $500mn Euro Commercial Papers and Certificates of Deposits Programme (the Programme). The Programme has been assigned P-2 and F1/A+ ratings by Moody’s Investors Service and Fitch Ratings, ...

Bank Sohar organises ‘Retail Team Meet 2017’

(Oman Daily Observer - 8/17/2017 6:22:00 AM)

As part of its strategy to prepare and lead the way forward in banking excellence, Bank Sohar held a Retail Team Meeting recently. The two-day event was attended by the Bank’s Acting CEO, Executive Management, Senior Management, and Branch leadership to ...

Al Ahlia Insurance shares to be listed on Thursday

(Times of Oman - 8/17/2017 6:17:00 AM)

Al Ahlia Insurance, which finalised share allotment recently in coordination with the Capital Market Authority (CMA), will list its shares on the Muscat Securities Market on Thursday. The company has allotted a minimum of 15,000 shares and 35 per cent ...

Qatar Islamic Bank announces first round of cards summer campaign winn

(The Peninsula - 8/17/2017 6:08:00 AM)

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has announced the first 30 winners of the “Win Every Day with QIB VISA Card” and the first four winners of “Win Every Week with QIB MasterCard” summer promotions. The winners were selected in a draw conducted in the presence of ...