The world’s first Islamic bank and the largest Sharia-compliant financial institution in the UAE, Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) recently celebrated the 35th anniversary of its establishment at a special one-day event, which was attended by more than 1,300 bank staff from across the country.
The event, which was held in Dubai, was led by His Excellency Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, Director-General of His Highness The Ruler’s Court of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Islamic Bank, and Abdulla Al Hamli, the bank’s Chief Executive Officer. The highlight of the evening was the awarding of Performance Excellence Awards to outstanding employees and departments of the bank.
Introducing the awards, His Excellency Mr. Al Shaibani told the audience of DIB staff: “It is a joy to be here among my colleagues and friends. Our gathering reflects the strong relationship our employees have with this great organisation, as well as our shared determination to reach new heights.”