17.06.2011 - HCT partners with Emirates Islamic Bank to create Chair in Islamic Banking
Emirates Islamic Bank (EIB), one of the leading financial institutions in the region has signed an agreement with Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) to set up a Chair in Islamic Banking and to provide HCT students with opportunities to develop skills and careers in the growing UAE Islamic banking and finance sectors. The agreement was signed yesterday by H.E. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and Chancellor, Higher Colleges of Technology and Mr. Abdulla Showaiter Chief Executive Officer, Emirates Islamic Bank. With this agreement the Bank becomes one of the founding members of the HCT Foundation's HCT 100 corporate group. (Press Release)