Welcome to the Arab Bankers’ Association! We are an association of bankers and finance professionals who work in Arab financial markets. Most of our members, both corporate and individual, are based in the U.K. but a significant proportion are based outside. Nearly all of us have spent much of our professional lives living and working in the Arab world. Our aims are simple: to foster...
Libya Business & Finance Briefing
The Arab Bankers Association and Arab Banker supported a Libya Briefing in London on 18 October 2011, organised by The Libyan British Business Council and MEC International, looking at developments since the Transitional National Council assumed power in the country.
The Libya Briefing at FTI Consulting offices, London WC1V 7PB, was an opportunity for ABA members to get up to speed on business opportunities in the emerging new Libya. The briefing focused on 'Libyan Trade & Investment' and covered a wide range of related issues, including particularly --
- Contractual Arrangements in Libya -
- Libyan Finance & Frozen Assets -
The discussion featured speakers from varied backgrounds -- including Diplomats, Logistics Experts, Financial experts, NTC representative, etc. -- and was chaired by Oliver Miles, former British Ambassador to Libya and Deputy Chairman of the LBBC.
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The Annual Gala Dinner of the Arab Bankers Association confirmed its place as the leading social event for London’s Arab Banking Community on 24 October. Two hundred and twenty ABA members and guests attended the event, which was held at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in London’s Knightsbridge. ABA Chief Executive George Kanaan and Chairman, Hani Kablawy...