The headquarters of HSBC and Standard Chartered banks in Hong Kong. Reuters
Standard Chartered (StanChart) Bank has signed a strategic partnership agreement with UAE Exchange, a leading financial services brand in the United Arab Emirates, that further strengthens the existing relationship between the two companies.
The winner of the Tatawwar programme – an initiative launched by HSBC in partnership with the British Council and Potential.com - was announced recently, at an award ceremony held in Muscat, Oman. The competition,
HSBC Holdings beat forecasts with a 31 per cent rise in the first quarter profit, bolstered by a surge in income from its core Asian business due to the absence of legal and regulatory expenses borne in the year-ago quarter. Reining in costs has been one of the biggest challenges for HSBC Chief Executive John Flint
Standard Chartered (StanChart) unveiled programme for an up to $1 billion share buyback, its first such in at least 20 years as quarterly profit rose 10 per cent, signalling progress in its turnaround plan. The bank’s shares rose 4 per cent on Tuesday against a 0.5 per cent decline in the STOXX European banks index, as its long-suffering investors
Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations discuss global trade woes on the second day of their annual summit on Sunday, likely laying bare a yawning divide between US President Donald Trump and his Western allies.
More than 64 million people will switch to vaping devices instead of smoking traditional cigarettes over the next three years according to expert forecasts, and Dubai is to provide a global platform for an industry expected to be worth $53.4 billion by 2024.
India’s central government gave a major boost to the automobile industry by announcing a slew of measures to reverse slowdown denting the sector.