Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa

Kuwaiti Banks Expected to Continue Growth and Report Higher Earnings in...

The banking landscape in Kuwait consists of 11 locally incorporated banks (of which five operate under the principles of Sharia) and 12 branches (of...

Emirates Strategic Investments Co Readies Debut Dollar Sukuk Sale

Emirates Strategic Investments Co, a firm owned by Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, a member of the royal family of Abu Dhabi, has...

Bank Nizwa Highlights Importance of Islamic Finance

Bank Nizwa, Oman’s leading Islamic bank, took part in the 2nd Salalah International Islamic Finance Conference. The annual event, held under the patronage of Sheikh...

DP World to Raise About $1.3 Billion in Bonds and Sukuk

Dubai-based DP World is set to raise $1.3 billion through conventional bonds and Sukuk. The company which had $10.5 billion in existing debt at the end...

Bank Nizwa Highlights Importance of Islamic Finance During 2nd Salalah Islamic...

Bank Nizwa, Oman’s leading Islamic Bank, took part in the 2nd Salalah International Islamic Finance Conference. The annual event, held under the patronage of His...

Islamic Banks in Qatar Post 8.5% Profit Growth in 2018: QCB...

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani said Islamic finance plays a vital role within the financial and...