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Details of the main international and local banks...
There are a number of international banks that operate in Dubai, as well as local banks, most of which offer online facilities.
Main Banks in Dubai
There are more than 50 commercial and Islamic banks - both local and foreign - in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). All are governed by the Central Bank of UAE. The services provided by local and foreign banks are very similar.
The main international banks are:
The main local banks that cater for expatriate workers include:
Most banks are open six days a week from 08:00 to 14:00 and close on Fridays. Bank branches inside malls are usually open from 10:00 to 21:00 every day.