Monday 26, May 2008 by Mike Gallagher

The battle for Saudi banks begins

Saudi Arabia is again the focus of renewed attention by a large number of banks who are desperate to enter the lucrative market. Emirates NBD is reported to be interested in acquiring Royal Bank of Scotland’s (RBS) 40 per cent in Saudi Hollandi bank in Saudi Arabia.

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