National Bank of Fujairah one of the sponsors for ICC - UAE Trade Finance Conference 2012
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) UAE Banking Commission will hold its second annual "ICC UAE Trade Finance Conference 2012" on 16th October, 2012 at the Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City.
The keynote address will be delivered by H.E. Dr. Ahmed Saif Belhasa, Chairman ICC UAE.
Mr. Lakshmanan Sankaran, Chairman of the Conference and Head of Banking Commission, ICC UAE advised that the first one day conference organised last year was a resounding success and this year's event also promises to be unique and well-attended.
Mr. Saeed Obaid Al Jarwan, Secretary General & Board Member, ICC UAE said that the conference is in its second edition and firmly established as a regular annual event. The conference successfully brings together the banking and business community in UAE for a day of interactive brainstorming on important trends and developments in International Trade. Highly respected speakers and experts will present their views on the outlook for trade for UAE, GCC and Mena Region.
Among others, ICC Paris Banking Commission and SWIFT will be represented and making presentations. The event is also a great occasion for networking with leading technology experts and local bankers.
The conference is sponsored by Commercial Bank of Dubai and Deutsche Bank AG (Silver sponsors), Encore & Misys (Lunch Sponsors), National Bank of Fujairah and State Bank of India, DIFC (Networking & Coffee break sponsors).
International Chamber of Commerce United Arab Emirates (ICC UAE) Chapter represents the commercial, industrial and business enterprises in the country at a global level. It complements and strengthens the activities of the UAE business community. The chapter, along with the Paris-based International Secretariat of ICC, promotes the scope and reach of the UAE business community around the world.
Founded in 2004, the Chapter endeavours to modernise the UAE industry, business and trade to world class standards. While encouraging more domestic and foreign investment in the UAE, ICC UAE Chapter deals with national and international legal, financial and administrative matters of its members.
For more information on what ICC do please visit www.iccuae.com
(Adapted from the ICC UAE press release)
Incorporated in 1982, National Bank of Fujairah PJSC (NBF) is a full services corporate bank with strong corporate and commercial banking, treasury and trade finance expertise as well as an expanding suite of personal banking options. Leveraging its deep banking experience and market insight within Fujairah and the UAE, NBF is well-positioned to build lasting relationships with its clients and help them achieve their business goals.
NBF's key shareholders include the Government of Fujairah, Easa Saleh Al Gurg Company LLC and Investment Corporation of Dubai. Rated Baa1 / Prime-2 by Moody's and BBB+ / A-2 by Standard & Poor's, both with a stable outlook, the bank is listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange under the symbol "NBF". It has a branch network of 15 across the UAE.
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