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Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies to Host Three Virtual Open House Sessions in 2021

Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies to Host Three Virtual Open House Sessions in 2021, Invites Interested Students to Register

Dubai-UAE: 13 January, 2021– The Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training, today announced that it will host three online Open Day sessions for Bachelor and Diploma Academic Programs intake 2021, instead of its usual in-person Open Day.

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Mastercard Economy 2021 Report Highlights Permanent Shift Away from Cash in UAE

Mastercard Economy 2021 Report Highlights Permanent Shift Away from Cash in UAE

  • Mastercard Institute’s Economy 2021 Report estimates that 20-30% of the COVID-related surge in e-commerce spending to be a permanent feature in share of overall retail spending
  • Young and digitally savvy populations across MEA are key to long-term growth outlook, but youth unemployment poses a threat to growth prospects
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PayBy releases landmark study uncovering UAE consumer attitudes to spending in the pandemic

Moving to cashless: PayBy releases landmark study uncovering UAE consumer attitudes to spending in the pandemic

Study shows more than 70% of consumers prefer cashless payment options for a major part of their monthly spending

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Litigation Boutique Zaiwalla & Co successfully overturns controversial Judgment in Venezuela gold case

Litigation Boutique Zaiwalla & Co successfully overturns controversial Judgment in Venezuela gold case


Press Release – 13 January 2021:
Litigation boutique Zaiwalla & Co successfully overturns controversial Judgment in Venezuela gold case for the return of gold valued at $1.8bn. In a Judgment handed down on 05 October 2020, the English Court of Appeal granted the appeal of Zaiwalla’s client, Banco Central de Venezuela (BCV). This case raises many interesting questions on international law and has been widely covered in the international press. Mr Zaiwalla was recently named The Times Lawyer of the Week for his efforts on this case.

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2021 – HOPES ON THE REBOOT AFTER THE FATIGUE

2021 – HOPES ON THE REBOOT AFTER THE FATIGUE

By Niranjan Gidwani – Independent Consultant Director and Former CEO of Eros Group

From a VUCA world – a world of VOLATILITY, UNCERTAINTY, COMPLEXITY AND AMBIGUITY, the world is now become a RUPTured world. RUPT standing for Rapid, Uncertain, Paradoxical and Tangled.

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