Arabian Business - Banking & Finance http://www.arabianbusiness.com/ Arabian Business - Business and Industry News coverage of the Middle East including Stock Markets, Events, Video and Audio. en-gb ITP Digital Ltd. 2010 15 Arabian Business - Banking & Finance http://www.arabianbusiness.com/pictures/furniture/logo_arabianbusiness_rss.gif http://www.arabianbusiness.com/ <![CDATA[UAE expects to ratify federal debt law this year, official says]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-expects-ratify-federal-debt-law-this-year-official-says-621179.html Banking & Finance Tue, 9 Feb 2016 17:05 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-expects-ratify-federal-debt-law-this-year-official-says-621179.html <![CDATA[Kuwait's Equate said to be in talks to refinance $6bn bridge loan]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/kuwait-s-equate-said-be-in-talks-refinance-6bn-bridge-loan-621009.html Banking & Finance Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:31 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/kuwait-s-equate-said-be-in-talks-refinance-6bn-bridge-loan-621009.html <![CDATA[Oman to borrow $5-10 billion from abroad to finance budget deficit, says central bank]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/oman-borrow-5-10-billion-from-abroad-finance-budget-deficit-says-central-bank-621078.html Banking & Finance Tue, 9 Feb 2016 09:20 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/oman-borrow-5-10-billion-from-abroad-finance-budget-deficit-says-central-bank-621078.html <![CDATA[Qatar Islamic Bank seeks approval to raise sukuk programme to $3bn]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/qatar-islamic-bank-seeks-approval-raise-sukuk-programme--3bn-621062.html Banking & Finance Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:14 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/qatar-islamic-bank-seeks-approval-raise-sukuk-programme--3bn-621062.html <![CDATA[Egypt's central bank receives $900m from China under financing deal]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/egypt-s-central-bank-receives-900m-from-china-under-financing-deal-621072.html Banking & Finance Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:14 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/egypt-s-central-bank-receives-900m-from-china-under-financing-deal-621072.html <![CDATA[Saudi's Sipchem pays $100m to raise stakes in two units]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/saudi-s-sipchem-pays-100m-raise-stakes-in-two-units-621030.html Banking & Finance Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:27 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/saudi-s-sipchem-pays-100m-raise-stakes-in-two-units-621030.html <![CDATA[Getting funded in the Middle East: how to improve your odds]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/getting-funded-in-middle-east-how-improve-your-odds-621044.html Banking & Finance Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:01 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/getting-funded-in-middle-east-how-improve-your-odds-621044.html <![CDATA[Saudi power projects will need $133bn investment over 10 years - minister]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/saudi-power-projects-will-need-133bn-investment-over-10-years-minister-621006.html Banking & Finance Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:37 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/saudi-power-projects-will-need-133bn-investment-over-10-years-minister-621006.html <![CDATA[National Bank of Kuwait might have to take more provisions for NPLs, says CEO]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/national-bank-of-kuwait-might-have-take-more-provisions-for-npls-says-ceo-620981.html Banking & Finance Mon, 8 Feb 2016 08:51 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/national-bank-of-kuwait-might-have-take-more-provisions-for-npls-says-ceo-620981.html <![CDATA[Qatar will act to maintain liquidity if needed, says bank chief]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/qatar-will-act-maintain-liquidity-if-needed-says-bank-chief-620972.html Banking & Finance Sun, 7 Feb 2016 15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/qatar-will-act-maintain-liquidity-if-needed-says-bank-chief-620972.html <![CDATA[Rising from the ashes: The UAE's insolvency dilemma]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/rising-from-ashes--uae-s-insolvency-dilemma-620785.html Banking & Finance Sat, 6 Feb 2016 01:04 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/rising-from-ashes--uae-s-insolvency-dilemma-620785.html <![CDATA[UAE private sector growth slumps to near 4-year low in January]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-private-sector-growth-slumps-near-4-year-low-in-january-620673.html Banking & Finance Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:58 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/uae-private-sector-growth-slumps-near-4-year-low-in-january-620673.html <![CDATA[Spanish energy firm to offload UAE solar stake in fire sale]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/spanish-energy-firm-offload-uae-solar-stake-in-fire-sale-620832.html Banking & Finance Sat, 6 Feb 2016 00:58 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/spanish-energy-firm-offload-uae-solar-stake-in-fire-sale-620832.html <![CDATA[RAK Ceramics takes full control of UK, German units]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/rak-ceramics-takes-full-control-of-uk-german-units-620430.html Banking & Finance Fri, 5 Feb 2016 10:16 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/rak-ceramics-takes-full-control-of-uk-german-units-620430.html <![CDATA[Bahrain's Investcorp buys stake in Saudi retail firm]]> http://www.arabianbusiness.com/bahrain-s-investcorp-buys-stake-in-saudi-retail-firm-619750.html Banking & Finance Fri, 5 Feb 2016 10:15 +0400 http://www.arabianbusiness.com/bahrain-s-investcorp-buys-stake-in-saudi-retail-firm-619750.html