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City of London forges ties with the DIFC

Sees stronger financial ties with the DIFC

  • Staff Report
  • Published: 15:33 February 19, 2013
  • Gulf News

Dubai: Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) on Tuesday received the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Roger Gifford, and his delegation in testament to both parties’ commitment to furthering a continued historic bilateral relationship with the aim of strengthening trade and investment links.

The Lord Mayor met with Jeff Singer, Chief Executive Officer of DIFC Authority, as well as Chirag Shah, Head of Strategy and Corporate Planning in the Centre. During his two day visit, the Lord Mayor will also meet with policymakers from a number of banks and other institutions, including the Chairman of the Banking Association, Abdul Aziz Abdullah Al Ghurair, senior representatives from Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) and the DIFC Courts to discuss synergies and explore opportunities.

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