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SGBL and L’Orient-le Jour reward the winners of Génération Orient

SGBL and L’Orient-le Jour reward the winners of Génération Orient

Six months after the launch of Génération Orient the cultural project, a partnership between SGBL and L’Orient-le Jour, the closing of the first season and the awards ceremony took place at the O1NE in the presence of the artists and a large audience. Painter Hala Ezzedine was handed the 1st prize from SGBL’s Deputy CEO


Union of Arab Banks concludes the 21st session of the annual Arab Banking Conference “Lobbying for Better Arab – International Banking Cooperation”

Beirut, November 25, 2016: Union of Arab Banks concluded the 21st session of the annual Arab Banking Conference titled “Lobbying for Better Arab – International Banking Cooperation”, on Friday November 25, 2016 at Phoenicia Hotel, Beirut, in the presence of His Excellency Mr. Amr Moussa, Former Secretary General of the League of Arab States and

Saxo Bank appoints Ashok Kalyanswamy as Chief Information Officer

Saxo Bank, the investment and trading specialist, has today announced the appointment of Ashok Kalyanswamy as Chief Information Officer (CIO) and a member of its Executive Team. The appointment follows Ashley Latham’s decision to step down as CIO. Kalyanswamy joins Saxo Bank with over 20 years of experience working in various senior technology positions at


Steve Wozniak gathers thousands of people to “BDL Accelerate 2016”

Beirut, November 4, 2016: Banque du Liban wrapped up the second day of its annual conference “BDL Accelerate 2016”, gathering a large number of local and international speakers who shared with more than 20000 attendees their experiences and tips in business, innovation and startups. Since early morning, attendees started flowing inside the main stage to


Banque du Liban launches its third edition of “BDL Accelerate 2016”

Beirut, November 3, 2016: Banque du Liban – The Central Bank of Lebanon launched Lebanon’s third annual international conference, “BDL Accelerate 2016” on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 at Forum de Beyrouth. The biggest and most influential conference on the Mediterranean and in the MENA region took place for three days and gathered the most important personalities


A new look for SGBL’s Broumana branch

On the occasion of the reopening of its Broumana branch, SGBL invited numerous clients as well as personnalities, businessmen and local residents to a reception in its new premises, in the presence of the bank’s top management. The Broumana branch bears the new brand image of SGBL branches, confirming once again the bank’s commitment to


SGBL inaugurates a graffiti wall by Ashekman at the French Institute

In the framework of its cultural commitments and its ongoing support to the 7th Art, Societe Generale de Banque au Liban inaugurated the graffiti wall by Ashekman at the gardens of the French Institute, in the presence of French ambassador Emmanuel Bonne, SGBL’s Deputy CEO Philippe Dubois, Veronique Aulagnon, director of the French Institute in


Banque Libano-Française keeps its clients connected

Always keen to provide its clients with the best solutions and keep up with a fast-paced world where interactivity, speed and flexibility are key, Banque Libano-Française (BLF) offers all its account holders, in collaboration with “Connect”, a high-speed mobile internet connection. The advantageous offers include preferential monthly subscription fees, a free settlement of internet bills,


SGBL and the ESA Celebrate the 50th Management Breakfast

SGBL and the Ecole Supérieure des Affaires (ESA) celebrated the 50th management breakfast, on the theme: “Global Economy: Return of Economic Growth or Sustainable Lethargy?” moderated by Mr. Jean-Marc Daniel, professor at ESCP Europe and the ESA. On this occasion, SGBL and ESA gathered over sixty regular breakfast participants in a friendly and relaxed setting