Press releases-2012

16 December 2012

PwC outshines at The Middle East Accountancy & Finance Excellence Awards 2012

  • Corporate Finance Deal of the Year
  • Firm of the Year

12 December 2012

PwC: Projects on the rise in the Middle East


5 December 2012

PwC and the ICAEW celebrate examination success


25 November 2012

Paying Taxes Report 2013: Middle East remains least demanding tax framework

UAE , Qatar and Saudi Arabia ranks in top 3 economies for ease of  paying taxes


25 November 2012

Paying Taxes Report 2013: Middle East remains least demanding tax framework

Saudi Arabia ranks in top 3 economies for ease of  paying taxes


25 November 2012

Paying Taxes Report 2013: Middle East remains least demanding tax framework

Qatar ranks in top 3 economies for ease of paying taxes


25 November 2012

Paying Taxes Report 2013: Middle East remains least demanding tax framework

UAE ranks in top 3 economies for ease of paying taxes


19 November 2012

PwC holds IFRS Seminar in Abu Dhabi

Recent changes and developments in key accounting standards


12 November 2012

Middle East positioned to capitalise in increasing SAAME emerging market intra-trade as Global commerce is set to bypass the west


6 November 2012

Summer months slow down revival of IPO activity on regional exchanges in the third quarter of 2012


16 October 2012

PwC: Abu Dhabi ranks as most productive Economy

  • By 2025 Abu Dhabi’s employment will mostly be within the leisure , culture and other sectors
  • Among emerging economies, Abu Dhabi is home to most hospitals per capita
  • Least crime rate reported in Abu Dhabi among other emerging economies

7 October 2012

PwC Middle East Revenues Rise 23% to US$339 million


5 September 2012

Worldwide Economic Prospects Take Toll on Asia Pacific Outlook

Asia-Pacific CEOs remain confident of long-term growth


26 August 2012

PwC unveils catalysts to turn visions of Middle Eastern cities into reality

Middle East Local Government and cities survey report findings draw implications for city leaders committed to meeting their mandate and vision


14 August 2012

PwC assists divestment of Rigidal Industries LLC to Ireland’s Kingspan Group Plc


7 August 2012

Employee productivity levels sink to new lows due to stagnant job market, says PwC research


4 July 2012

Middle East CEOs remain optimistic on projected growth over next 12 months


1 July 2012

Positive end to first half 2012 with a promising IPO pipeline for the second half


13 May 2013

Oman International Bank (OIB) shareholders approve the proposed merger with the Oman branch (‘HSBC Oman’) of HSBC Bank Middle East Ltd (‘HSBC’)


30 April 2012

Stage set for the return of IPO activity in the GCC during 2012 as stock market conditions and investor confidence improves


28 April 2012

PwC acted as lead financial advisor to shareholders representing a majority stake in Damas


11 March 2012

PwC announces scholarship for CIMA


14 February 2012

Another weak year for IPOs in the GCC as issuers and investors remain wary of volatility in the Capital Markets


12 February 2012

DLA Piper and PwC host Corporate Governance Seminar in Saudi

Industry leaders discuss corporate government best practice


30 January 2012

PwC’s Economic Crime Survey projects an increase in bribery and corruption in the Middle East

PwC announces the results of the Middle East Economic Crime Survey at the 3rd Anti Corruption Summit in Abu Dhabi


24 January 2012

CEOs say prospects gloomy for global economy

Uncertainty dampens outlook for 2012, but confidence in company revenue growth remains ahead of 2009