"GREEN" ADCB Supports Environment 2009 Exhibition & Conference

18 January 2009

Abu Dhabi, 18 Jan 2009: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank announced today its sponsorship to the Environment 2009 Exhibition & Conference to be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre during the period 19-21 January, 2009. Environment 2009, the only comprehensive environment show in the region, provides an ideal platform to leverage substantial business opportunities presented by government measures to addressing environmental concerns. This event is the perfect opportunity to gather, network and transact business under one roof.

Mr. Eirvin Knox, CEO, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank stated "In realization of our social responsibility towards the community in which we operate, ADCB decided to participate in the Environment 2009 Exhibition & Conference by sending out a green plant for each visitor to reflect ADCB's message of the importance of taking care of our environmental elements and growing our interest and awareness of the environmental issues. With the environment moving to our top priorities, we found it fundamental to take part in this environmental knowledge exchange and business networking event."

Environment 2009 will be a meeting-point for major decision-makers, suppliers, innovators and thinkers thus paving the way for major business opportunities through discussion and formulation of solutions and strategies. The show is a comprehensive event where companies from all over the world offer solutions on key environmental issues confronting the Middle East such as water and waste management, harnessing renewable energy, pollution control and sustainable development.