ADCB Gold Sponsor of ADIPEC 2008

29 October 2010

Abu Dhabi, 29 Oct 2008: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, one of the leading banks in the UAE announced its Golden Sponsorship to the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference 2008 to be staged under the patronage of the President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre during the period 3-6 November 2008.

Mr. Eirvin Knox, CEO, ADCB emphasized the bank's policy to participate in and uphold such important events, where oil and energy ministers from the GCC and high ranking officials froma national, regional and international companies in this dynamic sector, will participate.

"It's a pleasure for ADCB to be a Gold Sponsor of ADIPEC 2008, the largest petroleum show of its kind in the world. In ADCB, we confirm our support to all economic and business activities in Abu Dhabi and the UAE, aiming at achieving our role as a vigilant partner in the development of the UAE economy."

ADCB's sponsorship of ADIPEC 2008 comes within the framework of the bank's belief of the importance of this event in the oil and gas sector as it will focus on discussing the challenges through development of innovative projects and expansion of existing facilities and new growth plans in the petroleum industry in the GCC.

"ADCB actively partakes in financing the new and latest projects in the oil industry to keep pace with the population and urban developments in the UAE and the region." Mr. Knox concluded.