Arqaam Capital to enter Egyptian market through integrated investment bank

Arqaam Capital, a regional investment bank, seeks to break into the Egyptian market before the end of 2015 with a full range of financial services, including asset-management, investment banking, private

UAE construction sector to grow by 9.3per cent in 2015

The United Arab Emirates’ construction sector is projected to grow by 9.3 per cent in 2015 from 5.5 per cent in 2014. The upbeat outlook of growth in the UAE

Corporates perform in Q1

The first quarter financial results of companies in the major sectors that lead the UAE economy,Z such as banking and real estate, have beaten expectations. The Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Nasdaq Dubai signs MoU with Kazakhstan Stock Exchange

Nasdaq Dubai said on Tuesday it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) to explore collaboration possibilities and exchange information about their markets. Under

UAE construction to grow by 9.3% in 2015

Hotel and tourism investments announced by government and semi-government corporations, and private companies, amounting to AED30bn ($8.1bn), are expected to increase competitiveness in the local hospitality market. Andrew Elias, CEO

Tecom Investments’ Villa Lantana freehold residential development welcomes Majid Al Futtaim neighbourhood centre

•New 53,500 square feet neighbourhood centre to begin construction in September 2015 •Less than a five minute walk from the new Villa Lantana residential community and Al Barsha South residence

Why UAE is 2nd most recommended country for business trips

The UAE’s investments and prioritisation to promote the country as a major tourism destination has been paying off as the Emirates has been rated the best in effectiveness of marketing

UAE’s Al Habtoor mulls investment opportunities in Egypt

A delegation from the National Bank of Egypt (NBE) briefed UAE’s Chairman of Al Habtoor Group Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor about potential investment opportunities in Egypt during the delegation’s visit

Abu Dhabi International Airport announces new services

        Abu Dhabi Airports today (Wednesday) announced that passengers travelling through Abu Dhabi International Airport and Al Bateen Executive Airport will soon see a slew of improvements

Clearer regulation key to future Dubai success

A sea change in regulation within the UAE is paving the way to growth for financial services businesses operating in the region, as both advisers and clients become more aware