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DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE: New Alliance to Enhance Legal Protection along China’s Belt and Road

The Dubai International Financial Centre’s Dispute Resolution Authority (DRA), which incorporates the DIFC Courts, signed a unique memorandum with the University of Oxford’s China Centre to pool expertise on the legal certainty, protection and contract enforcement needed for Chinese and international investors to secure participation in China’s five trillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative. Read More »

DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE: DIFC and Middle East Venture Partners Sign Agreement to Strengthen Regional Technology Venture Capital Ecosystem

10 March 2018: Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading international financial hub in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP), a Middle East-focused venture capital firm that invests in the early and growth stages of innovative companies, to facilitate exchange of information on the latest trends in the finance industry, with a focus on the FinTech field. Read More »

DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE: DIFC Hosts Second Dubai World Insurance Congress - Spotlights Opportunities in Evolving Insurance Sector

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading financial hub in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia region (MEASA), co-hosted the second edition of the Dubai World Insurance Congress (DWIC) on 27-28 February, under the theme “Emerging markets, emerging technologies, emerging customers”. Read More »

Bank of Singapore opens Dubai International Financial Centre branch

Bank of Singapore has opened a branch in the Dubai International Financial Centre, DIFC President Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, said in a release. “This is an important milestone for Bank of Singapore,” bank CEO Bahren Shaari said. “(It) further strengthens our franchise and commitment to serve ... ultra-high and high-net worth individuals in this region.” Read More »

Dubai International Financial Center wins energy efficiency award

The Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) won the Small Energy Projects category at the 2015 Emirates Energy Awards for its energy-saving initiatives at the company’s truck tunnel. The Emirates Energy Awards honor public and private sector environmental efforts and best practices. Organizations win awards for developing sustainable energy efficiency initiatives. Read More »