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October 10, 2018 1:57 PM Arabnet Kuwait 2018 final day features Money forum

Mubasher: The final conference day of Arabnet Kuwait 2018 on Wednesday, 10 October, has featured the Money forum that is sponsored by Kuwait Finance House (KFH), according to a recent statement. The third edition of Arabnet Kuwait, which kicked off on 8 October, hosted more than 1000 government leaders, digital practitioners, and entrepreneurs from across 2

October 9, 2018 1:05 PM UAE tops GCC trade exchange with Saudi Arabia in July – GASTAT

Riyadh – Mubasher: The UAE acquired about 72% of Saudi Arabia’s trade exchange with the GCC with SAR 5.26 billion ($1.4 billion) in July, Mubasher reported, citing the General Authority for Statistics’ (GASTAT) data. Trade exchange between the two GCC nations registered a SAR 2.42 billion surplus for the UAE after Saudi Arabia’s exports stood at SAR 1.42 billion 3

October 9, 2018 9:20 AM Microsoft to create 1m jobs in MENA by 2022

Mubasher: Microsoft Corporation expected that its large-scale data centres and other tech investments will create around 1 million jobs in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the company’s president for the Middle East and North Africa has said. About 55,000 jobs will be allocated for the UAE alone by the end of 2022, Samer Abu Ltaif said. The American 3

October 7, 2018 8:13 AM UAE’s Linesight runs over $10bn projects in GCC

Mubasher: Linesight, is currently working on project developments across the Gulf region at a value exceeding $10 billion, according to a recent statement. The UAE company noted that it is experiencing an annual revenue growth of an average 6.6%. Celebrating a decade since opening its regional Middle Eastern office in Dubai in 2008, Linesight has been offering 3

October 4, 2018 9:34 PM KSA, UAE, Kuwait agree $10bn support to Bahrain

Mubasher: A financial support agreement worth $10 billion has been signed between the government of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Kuwait, The agreement will support the funding requirements of Bahrain’s fiscal balance program, a comprehensive package of reforms adopted by the government of Bahrain that will secure its long term fiscal stability 5

October 3, 2018 1:24 PM GQ Middle East 1st issue to launch 4 October

Mubasher: GQ Middle East will unveil its debut appearance on Thursday, 4 October, Arabian Business reported. This is the 21st global edition of GQ magazine, with the October issue being launched alongside its bilingual online platform This issue is expected to offer a fresh and dynamic take on fashion, style as well as features that GQ is famed 3

October 1, 2018 12:25 PM Dubai to host 15th GCC Insurance Forum

Dubai – Mubasher: Dubai will host the 15th annual Gulf Insurance Forum from 17 to 18 October, under the auspices of Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, minister of economy and chairman of the UAE’s Insurance Authority. More than 100 leaders and experts from the UAE, Gulf, and other international insurance companies are slated to participate in the two-day 6

September 30, 2018 11:24 AM Yusef Al Yusef to head Investcorp office in Abu Dhabi

Mubasher: Investcorp announced on Sunday that Yusef Al Yusef will be appointed as the chief representative officer of its Abu Dhabi office, in conjunction with his current role at Investcorp, according to a recent statement. Al Yusef joined Investcorp in 2005 and since then he has held various leadership roles within the placement and relationship management 3

September 12, 2018 1:55 PM UAE’s bank assets hit AED 2.7bn in 6M; top GCC peers

Abu – Dhabi – Mubasher: Banks operating in the UAE topped the GCC peers in terms of assets during the first half of 2018, with a total of AED 2.7 trillion ($748 billion). The UAE’s bank assets witnessed a 2% year-on-year increase, or AED 55 billion ($15 billion), in H1-18, Emirates News Agency (WAM) reported. The increase in the GCC nation bank assets 3

September 12, 2018 11:02 AM Investcorp announces listing of Leejam Sports on Tadawul

Mubasher: The Bahrain-based Investcorp announced the successful listing of portfolio company, Leejam Sports Company on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) on 10 September 2018. Leejam is considered Investcorp’s second Saudi portfolio company to successfully list on the Saudi stock market, according to a statement on Wednesday. Leejam Sports is the first 5