Posted by Bob Brunskill
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the UAE's number one bank, is to sponsor the upcoming Ras Al Khaimah-set Global Arab Business Meeting, it has been confirmed.
Held in RAK between September 26th and 27th, 2010, the meeting is aiming to become a foremost annual gathering of Arab business leaders and their global counterparts, Al Bawaba reported.
The news website noted that this year's Global Arab Business Meeting, which is co-hosted by the RAK Investment Authority and Horasis, a Swiss organisation based in Geneva, is due to attract about 300 business leaders from the Arab world and beyond.
"We are pleased and proud to support this forum to help Arab companies increase their global outreach, influence and prestige," commented Abdulla Ghobash, NBAD's regional manager in the Northern Emirates.
NBAD's international network is currently the largest overseas network of all UAE local banks with almost 50 branches and 60 ATMs outside the UAE.