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Markets advance on renewed optimism, crude price

Saudi Arabia’s benchmark stock index gained the most in three weeks after crude oil climbed above $80 a barrel. The Tadawul market index closed...

Investors Anticipating Monetary Policy Separation

BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey Finds Investors Anticipating Monetary Policy Separation of Fed and ECB U.K. Unpopularity Deepens as Scottish Independence Vote Looms Sentiment towards...

Capital Markets & Investment Banking Forum

Over 50 investment professionals and CFA charterholders yesterday attended the Annual Investment Banking forum hosted by CFA Emirates in Madinat Jumairah Majlis on corporate...

Services of Dubai Municipality, RTA, DED and DCCI now payable via...

  Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) and Dubai eGovernment announced today they have partnered to offer customers an easy online payment experience. Using Al Islami...

Choosing the Best Trading Platform

A forex trading platform is a program that facilities the transfer of trading information between the broker and the trader. A trading platform offers...

Precious metals off to big start in 2014

Gold had its biggest day in three weeks on Thursday, up 1.8% to $1,224 per ounce. Silver was also higher by 3.3%, with optimism...

Corporate and personal tax rate in Bulgaria likely to remain at...

Bulgaria is becoming more and more attractive destination for foreign business owners and individuals to take advantage of the low corporate profit and individual...

Moving Money to Dubai

International money transfers are a significant topic for discussion for the 7.8m expatriates living in the UAE. It’s more of an issue in Dubai...

Helpful Tips on How to Do Well in Binary Options

Though binary options deal with unregulated trading and would be mostly on the internet and may be prone to fraud, it is easy to...

Gold Prices Sensitive to Interest Rates

Gold prices remained steady in the early trading hours on Monday as the dollar eased and Asian stocks firmed, with the metal holding near...

5 Unexpected Expenses You Should Expect

Having an emergency fund is not so uncommon today. Most people meticulously save for things like holidays, retirement and a special personal treat every...

Layoffs in UAE banking industry on the rise

According to recent Reuters and Bloomberg reports, layoffs within UAE's banking industry are on the rise despite that the majority of banks reported strong...

March Wealth Sentiment Index Score Reflects Increasing Optimism

Index score increases from 1020.52 in to 1024.61, up by 0.4% FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced the latest score...

Optimistic Forecast: UBS Sees Gold Price Averaging $1,350 in 2017

Swiss bank UBS forecasts gold price to average $1,350 an ounce in 2017, characterizing the metal as “down but not out” after significant declines...

Late payments on the rise in UAE

During the past few months, more UAE companies are reporting late payments as liquidity tightens due to the prolonged effect of low oil prices...

Emirates NBD named Asia’s Best Brand at 2011 CMO Asia Awards

Award recognises mind, market and commitment share of Emirates NBD brand among consumers Highlights achievement of Emirates NBD’s international expansion strategy Emirates NBD, a leading bank...

Asia-Pacific’s HNWI Population exceeds Europe’s for First Time

Wealth Management Firms Need to Offer Capabilities from Other Business Units to Meet Demands of Asia-Pacific HNWIs Asia-Pacific’s population of high net worth individuals (HNWIs1) grew...

Another step closer to VAT implementation in GCC

The Ministry of Finance in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently launched a series of Value Added Tax (VAT) and excise awareness sessions...

Dubai hosts CreditAlliance Regional Meeting

Two-day event organised by Coface and ECIE Dubai will host this year’s regional meeting of the General Organisation of CreditAlliance, a key global association that...

Regional Markets to Trade Sideways Short Term

US markets witnessed their month lows on Thursday and Friday as the new health care bill floundered and the Trump rally stumbled. Dow Jones...

Gold Prices Trending Higher

Last Friday, gold futures advanced for a third-straight session in a row to end up nearly 2% for the week. Prices for the yellow metal...

Gold Trading with Binary Options

One of the most popular commodities that is traded on the binary options market is gold. Gold is also one of the most popular...

S&P affirms Abu Dhabi’s ratings

S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'AA' long-term and 'A-1+' short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on the Emirate of Abu Dhabi; The...

FIO undertakes strategic study to further boost foreign direct investment potential...

The Foreign Investment Office (FIO) mentored students from the SP Jain Center of Management to undertake a study of the key strategic areas related...