• The Abu Dhabi royal at the nexus of UAE business and national security

    The Abu Dhabi royal at the nexus of UAE business and national security0

    Days after the United Arab Emirates rocked the Middle East by revealing it would normalise relations with Israel, the first publicly announced meeting took place between officials from the erstwhile foes. It involved two of the countries’ most powerful men, both of whom typically operate in the shadows. On one side was Yossi Cohen, head

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  • UAE’s FAB to buy Egyptian business of Lebanon’s Bank Audi

    UAE’s FAB to buy Egyptian business of Lebanon’s Bank Audi0

    DUBAI (Reuters) – First Abu Dhabi Bank has agreed to buy the Egyptian business of Lebanon’s Bank Audi in a deal which will make the largest lender in the United Arab Emirates also one of the biggest foreign banks in Egypt. FAB’s first international acquisition will increase its Egyptian business to more than $8 billion

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  • Abu Dhabi’s Top Bank Follows Dubai Rival to Dollar Bond Market

    Abu Dhabi’s Top Bank Follows Dubai Rival to Dollar Bond Market0

    Commercial and residential skyscrapers stand along the coastline in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. Abu Dhabi sold $10 billion of bonds in a three-part deal in its first international offering in two years as it takes advantage of relatively low borrowing costs. Photographer: Christopher Pike/Bloomberg Photographer: Christopher Pike/Bloomberg First Abu

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