Posted by Bob Brunskill
Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) has announced the opening of three new branches in the UAE, bringing its network total in the country to 66.
The bank also confirmed its plan to expand its network to 74 branches across the UAE by the end of this year in order to cater to its "growing and geographically spreading customer base".
DIB announced that the new branches are located in the Al Qusais and Al Lisaili areas of Dubai and in Shahama, Abu Dhabi.
"One of the pillars of our Retail strategy for 2010 has been to enhance convenience and accessibility for our customers. To support this, we will further strengthen DIB's footprint and endeavor to be within close proximity of all our customers across the UAE," said Dr Adnan Chilwan, chief of retail and business banking.
Established in 1975, DIB is a public joint stock company and its shares are listed on the Dubai Financial Market.