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August 14, 2018 12:57 PM Ithmaar Holding achieves $10.8m profit in 6M

Kuwait – Mubasher: Ithmaar Holding has reported a net profit of $10.82 million in the first six months of 2018. The Dubai-, Bahrain-, and Kuwait-listed company also registered earnings per share (EPS) of $0.32 in H1-18, according to a bourse statement released on Tuesday. The half-year results included a net profit of $6.01 million for the three-month 1

August 13, 2018 12:29 PM GFH net profits grow to $72.5m in H1

Mubasher: GFH Financial Group (GFH) achieved an increase of 16.7% in net profits attributable to shareholders during the first half of 2018 compared to the same period a year ago. Earnings totalled $72.5 million in H1-18 compared to $62.1 million in the same six months of 2017, according to a recent official statement. GFH, which is listed on Bahrain 2

August 13, 2018 5:55 AM UAE, Singapore cooperation discussed

Dubai, Aug. 13 (BNA): UAE Minister of State for Future Food Security , Mariam Hareb Almheiri, has discussed, with several Singaporean officials, cooperation in the area of food security between the UAE and Singapore, exchanging knowledge, best international practices, and how to benefit from their efforts. Their discussion took place during Almheiri’s 3

August 9, 2018 9:31 AM Russia rejects politicisation of human rights

Dubai, Aug. 9 (BNA): Russia has sided with Saudi Arabia in the ongoing diplomatic rift with Canada, and rejected the "authoritative tone" of Canada toward Saudi Arabia, adding that the Kingdom had the full sovereign right to manage its own affairs. "We consistently and firmly advocate compliance with universal human rights with due regard for the specific

August 8, 2018 3:59 PM 10th Creative Sports Award continues to receive applications

Dubai, Aug. 8 (BNA): The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award continues to received great interest, with various athletes and sporting institutions applying to compete for the Award's tenth edition. The Creative Sports Award is part of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, and is a first of its kind in the field of sports 2

August 8, 2018 1:45 PM SWIFT to hold ME conference in Dubai

Dubai – Mubasher: The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) is planning to host its Middle East Regional Conference in Dubai, which will gather senior representatives from the region’s banking and financial industry. Scheduled to be hold from 24 to 25 September, the event is expected to attract 250 delegates to discuss the most serious 1

August 8, 2018 12:11 PM Al Salam Bank Q2 profits drop to BHD 4m

Mubasher: Al Salam Bank – Bahrain achieved a decline of 10.6% in profits during the second quarter of 2018 compared to the same period a year ago. Earnings declined to BHD 4.09 million in Q2-18 from BHD 4.58 million in Q2-17, according to a bourse filing on Wednesday. Al Salam Bank, which is listed on both Bahrain Bourse (BHB) and the Dubai Financial 1

August 6, 2018 8:28 AM Bulldozer Group to open 9 restaurants in GCC

Dubai – Mubasher: Bulldozer Group is planning to inaugurate nine restaurants in the GCC including Saudi Arabia and the UAE in 2018 and 2019. The Dubai-based hospitality group is set to open new dining concepts within the next couple of months, the group’s founder and managing partner Evgeny Kuzin told Arabian business. "We have more global plans for Hong Kong, London 2

July 22, 2018 6:33 AM ARIG, IFA say no ties to Abraaj Group

The companies’ separate statements come in response to a circular issued last month by the UAE’s Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA), which requires all companies listed on the UAE’s two bourses to disclose their exposure to The Abraaj Group. In May, Dubai-based Abraaj filed for liquidation. It will also undergo a court-supervised restructuring 3

July 19, 2018 10:32 AM Five DFM-listed firms deny exposure to Abraaj

Dubai – Mubasher: A new group of five companies double-listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and other markets denied on Thursday their exposure to the ailing private equity firm Abraaj Group, once one of the developing world’s influential investors. The number of the Dubai- and Abu Dhabi-listed companies that announced their exposure to Abraaj 1