Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Bahrain's BBK contributes over BD78,000 to community  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 05/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) In line with BBK's strategic initiatives and its support to various entities, Abdulkarim Bucheery, BBK's chief executive, Reyadh Sater, deputy chief executive and Jamal Hijris, general-manager welcomed representatives from different societies at the bank's headquarters to receive BBK's contributions for their requests submitted in October, November and December in 2013.



Some of the entities that have benefited from the BBK support totaling BD78,000 are: Ayadi Relief Organisation, Alia for Early Intervention, Bahrain Writers Association, Bahrain Society of Sociologists, Bahrain Businesswomen Society, Bahrain Deaf Society, Scouts and Guide Fellowship of Bahrain, Safra Primary and Intermediate Girls School, Al Montalaq Ladies Society and Bahraini Society for Woman Development



As one of the major financial institutions, providing regular contributions to various humanitarian causes, BBK has supported entities including major clubs, charity funds and social initiatives



Ithmaar's new MasterCard solution



Ithmaar Bank, an Islamic retail bank, has announced that it is introducing a full suite of new Shariah-compliant MasterCard credit cards



The new Ithmaar Bank credit cards, which were tailored to meet the specific requirements of Ithmaar customers, are being introduced as part of the bank's commitment to listening to, and delivering on, customer expectations



A total of three all-new credit cards - MasterCard Gold, MasterCard Gold Plus and MasterCard Titanium - were unveiled following the joint Ithmaar Bank MasterCard announcement. The new cards offer Ithmaar Bank customers free worldwide Takaful travel insurance as well compelling terms including, f example, a minimum repayment of only 5 per cent of the ending balance within 25 days from the statement date




The cards offer immediate access to more than 2.5 million Automated Teller Machines (ATMS), and are welcomed at more than 35.9 million outlets around the world. Ithmaar Bank will also provide free supplementary cards to immediate family members of the primary cardholder, as well as exclusive discounts through MasterCard and free access to selected airport lounges for Titanium credit card holders



"Ithmaar Bank is determined to become the region's premier Islamic retail bank," said Ithmaar Bank General Manager, Retail and Private Banking, Abdul Hakeem Al Mutawa. "We recognise that, to do so, we must listen closely to our customers and we must deliver on their expectations," he said





ASRY, Solas ink key agreementin ASR



ASRY, the leading ship and rig repair yard in the Arabian Gulf, is expanding its already extensive range of in-yard services by signing an important service agreement with Solas Marine Services Group



The agreement will allow Solas to build a 2,000-square-metre service fentre for life boats, life rafts and fire fighting & life saving appliances in ASRY, which will not only expand ASRY's services portfolio, but also bring new business opportunities to the Kingdom itself



ASRY is investing in third-parties setting up in the yard, with a view to maintain its reputation as a one-stop solution for all marine repairs



ASRY chief executive, Nils Kristian Berge and ASRY technical resources and business development general manager, Magdy Moustafa, signed the agreement with Solas marine services group general manager Sanjay Prabhu

 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Mar 23 2017 - Ripple - Instant, certain, low-cost cross-border payments.MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) iCrowdNewswire - Mar 23, 2017 Ripple Instant, certain, low-cost cross-border payments. San Francisco Digital Currency · Financial Services · Finance ...

 Mar 24 2017 - Argentinas Knee Reconstruction Industry To Propagate With Advancement In Technology: Ken ResearchMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial)Ken Research has announced publication titled, “Argentina Knee Reconstruction Market Outlook to 2022” which offers key market data on Argentina’s Knee Reconstruction market with the ...

 Mar 24 2017 - Voltage Stabilizer System Market - Building Automation Shows Steady Growth as Consumers Seek SafetyMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial)Global Voltage Stabilizer Systems Market: Snapshot A voltage stabilizer is used for ensuring a steady level of voltage automatically for various electrical gadgets to prevent ...

 Mar 24 2017 - Connectivity Constraint Computing Market - Ecosystem and Healthcare Management to Top Demand in Global CCC MarketMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial)Global Connectivity Constraint Computing Market: Snapshot The leading factor driving the global connectivity constraint computing market currently is the scope of eliminating ...

 Mar 24 2017 - Repository Prospects of the Global Hair Dryer Industry: Ken ResearchMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial)Ken Research has announced latest publication on growth estimates of Hair Dryer Industry in the global market named as, “Global Hair dryer Industry Situation and Prospects Research ...

 Mar 23 2017 - Blend Anything, Extract Everything With Kenwood's PurejuiceMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) The new range of slow press juicers is the first step towards Fresh Thinking Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: Making your own juice is a healthy choice. So it makes sense to ...

 Mar 23 2017 - HEC Paris in Qatar welcomes Executive MBA Class of 2018MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) Doha, Qatar March 23, 2017: HEC Paris, one of the world's top three providers of Executive Education programs, has officially welcomed its latest batch of participants for the ...

 Mar 23 2017 - Top Talents Honoured at MENA Digital Awards 2017MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) IMPACT BBDO Dubai awarded Agency of the Year and BBDO Worldwide named Network of the Year Dubai, United Arab Emirates March 23, 2017: The world's foremost digital advocates ...

 Mar 23 2017 - New services in Metrash 2MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: The Ministry of Interior added two more new e-services to its mobile app Metrash 2 and the website of the Ministry, thanks to the commitment of the ...

 Mar 23 2017 - Celebrate the start of the spring with Lexus Select EventMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Editorial) Exclusive offers on a large Lexus line-up Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility and exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help