Doha, Qatar – February 17, 2018 – In recognition of its service excellence and innovative efforts in the Islamic Banking sector, Barwa Bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah compliant service provider, walked away with two esteemed titles at the European Magazine Global Banking & Finance Awards 2017.
The bank was named the ‘Best Shariah-Compliant Bank’ in Qatar, while Barwa Bank Group CEO Mr. Khalid Yousef Al-Subeai claimed the country’s ‘Best Banking CEO’ title.
Commenting on the occasion, his Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani, Chairman and Managing Partner of Barwa Bank Group, said:
“The “Best Shariah-compliant Bank in Qatar” award, presented by The European Magazine Global Banking & Finance Awards 2017, is ......read more
Doha, February 12, 2018: Al Khaliji Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, through its ongoing commitment to the communities in which it operates, continues to support students, by helping to build their knowledge to ensure academic excellence, which can in turn, enable them to gain the necessary expertise to achieve professional development and growth.
In line with the Bank's commitment to play a more active role in supporting educational and social responsibility initiatives in Qatar and beyond, Mr. Shabbir Barkat Ali, Chief Financial Officer of al khaliji Bank, recently attended a focus group meeting at the College of North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q). The focus group was a meeting of industry professionals tasked to analyze the local labour market needs and professional trends ......read more
Doha, February 3, 2018– Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, recently held its annual staff gathering at Marriott Marquis City Center Doha. The event honored employees, and felicitated staff who completed 10 years in the bank for their loyalty towards the bank and its customers. In addition to this, outstanding performances of 16 employees during 2017 were recognized at the event.
As part of the ceremony, attended by al khaliji Group Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Fahad Al Khalifa and the employees, al khaliji recognized the efforts of long-serving employees, awarding them with gifts and certificates of appreciation for their fruitful efforts over 10 years as well as accolated 16 employees for their exceptional performance.
The gathering commemorated the ......read more
Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al-Khalifa sees cooperation with academia as a key to supporting aspiring entrepreneurs
DOHA, QATAR February 01, 2018: Qatar Development Bank’s Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al-Khalifa stated that collaborations with academic institutions like Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) improve the services and support available to aspiring entrepreneurs in Qatar. Al-Khalifa, who is CEO of Qatar Development Bank (QDB), was speaking at CMU-Q as a part of the Dean’s Lecture Series, a forum for leaders in business and government to discuss issues that affect the future of Qatar and the world.
Al-Khalifa discussed the role of competitions like Al Fikra, QDB’s national business plan competition that is organized in collaboration with CMU-Q. He noted, “CMU-Q played an integral role in ......read more
As part of its continuous efforts to promote national products
Doha, Qatar - January 25, 2018 – Qatar Development Bank (QDB), through its export program ‘Tasdeer’, organized a Product Certification Workshop to raise awareness among Qatari exporters and introduce them to the requirements and standards of importing countries, as well as export procedures, as part of its continuous efforts to promote national products. The workshop took place yesterday on 24 January 2018 at the Oryx Rotana Hotel in Doha.
The workshop addressed a number of important topics such as the compliance assessment process, product regulation orientations, the Middle East compliance program, and regulatory compliance tools. Standards, laws and export procedures, including documents necessary for the access of goods and products to ......read more
Earnings Release Full Year 2017
Net profit of QAR 551 million, an increase of 29% year-on year
Net Operating Income reached QAR 1,215 million, up 5% compared to 2016
Operating expenses were QAR 335 million, 2% lower than the previous year
The Capital Adequacy ratio at year-end stood at a healthy 16.7 %
Doha, January 24, 2018: Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C, in Qatar, released its consolidated financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2017 today with a Net Profit of QAR 551 million for 2017.
The consolidated financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2017 were approved by the Board of Directors of al khaliji during its meeting held in Doha on 24 January 2018. The figures are subject to Qatar Central Bank’s approval and AGA ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 23, 2018: CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) today announced that Fortune magazine has named the company a World’s Most Admired Company in the real estate industry for the sixth consecutive year.
Fortune rates companies on nine attributes related to corporate performance. In 2018, CBRE was ranked second overall in the real estate sector (behind only Host Hotels & Resorts) and was among the top three companies on all nine attributes, including global competitiveness, people management, financial strength and long-term investment.
“Our continued recognition as a Fortune Most Admired Company reflects our people’s deep commitment to excellence and producing great outcomes for our clients every day. We are very proud of their accomplishments,” said Bob Sulentic, president ......read more
Doha, Qatar - December 7, 2017 – With the aim of supporting Qatari entrepreneurs and nurturing their creative and innovate ideas toward achieving a diversified economic development in the State, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has launched the sixth edition of its National Business Competition “Al Fikra” at a press conference held yesterday at its headquarters, in the presence of Ooredoo and Sasol the competition’s official partners, and Carnegie Mellon University-Qatar (CMU-Q) representatives, and a number of QDB officials.
Al Fikra is an educational initiative to nurture and develop entrepreneurs in Qatar through workshops aimed at developing their entrepreneurial business ideas and transforming them into successful projects. The competition also aims to encourage them to establish new companies and ......read more
Doha, November 15, 2017: In the framework of its social responsibility plan, Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, recently organized an informative session titled “Risk Management Best practices” to students of Banking and Finance at Qatar University.
The session was hosted by Mr. Oliver Schwarzhaupt, al khaliji’s Group Chief Risk Officer, who discussed the different ways university students can explore the field of banking and finance through special initiatives and activities.
Through the special event, al khaliji has put its many years of experience and the expertise of its senior executives at the fingertips of Qatar’s younger generation of aspiring professionals, while helping them to gain a new perspective on banking and finance as a sound ......read more
Doha, Qatar - 12 November 2017: Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, has provided support to the Qatar Orphan Foundation “Dreama”. This comes within the framework of the Bank's social responsibility program, and to serve common humanitarian issues, in support of Dreama’s efforts. The support was delivered by Mr. Hamad Al Kubaisi, the Group’s Head of Human Resources and Administrative affairs, and Ms. Rana Ahmad Al Assaad, Head of Personal Banking, during their visit to Dreama. Mr. Ahmed Hussain, Head of Support Services Department, received support on behalf of Dreama. Al Khaliji is keen on advancing its social responsibility program, and is always committed to supporting human development within the community, emanating from the bank’s core values of ......read more
Net Operating Income reached QAR 932 million, up 7% compared to the same period in 2016
Operating expenses were QAR 255 million, 5% lower than the same period in 2016
Net profit of QAR 454 million, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year
Customer Deposits grew by 8% year on year to QAR 32.2 billion
Doha, October 24, 2017: Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., announced its financial results for the nine months to September 30, 2017, reporting a Net Profit of QAR 454 million. This was driven by strong growth of 7% in operating income, effective cost management leading to lower operating expenses and continued prudent provisioning on the credit and investment portfolios.
His Excellency Sheikh Hamad Bin Faisal Bin Thani Al Thani, Chairman and Managing Director ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 15th October 2017: Barwa Bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah compliant financial service provider, announced the names of the October draw winners for Thara’a, its Shari’ah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters.
As the draw results showed, Sheikh Ahmad Nooh Al-Thani and Ms. Seham Balawni each won a cash prize of QR 50,000. Also, a cash prize worth QR 25,000 was awarded to the following bank clients: Mr Abdulla Ali Al-Khulaifi, Mr Abdualla Mohammad Al-Kaabi, Mr Surya Prakash Kanchinadham, and Ms Reema Mohamed Al-Maadeed.
The draw was conducted under the supervision of a representative of the qualitative license and market control department at the Ministry of Economy and Commerce.
Thara’a offers account holders the chance to benefit from ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 13 September 2017: Barwa Bank, Qatar's the most recent Shari’ah compliant banking service provider, announced the names of the most recent round of draw winners for Thara’a, its Shari’ah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters.
As the draw results showed, Mr. Hassan Ahmed A M AL-Mutawa, Mr. Nasser Mohd N AL-Tamimi, Mr. Ahmad Eliyas A Shibani and Mrs. Aisha Erhama A S AL-Kuwari, each won a cash prize of QR 10,000. Also, a cash prize worth QR 5,000 was awarded to the following bank clients: Mr. Ismail Bin Suboh, Mr. Ali Hassen A M AL-Mohammadi, Mr. Bibibakhiyar Mahoudinowdaz, Mrs. Amna Saleh H S Alaqili, Mr. Aiexandre Farhi, Mr. Mohammed Ahmad R A Alnaimi and Mr. Sadaanandh Prem Anandh.
The draw was conducted under the supervision of a ......read more
DOHA, Qatar – 12 September 2017: In light of its ongoing successes, Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA), in cooperation with the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority
and the country’s banking sector, is launching the new academic term of its Kawader program for the fifth consecutive year, which kicked off on September 10 and will conclude on December 14, 2017.
Commenting on the occasion, Dr. Mohammed Abdulla Al-Emadi, Acting CEO of QFBA, said:
"This edition comes in the context of continuing the remarkable success of the Kawader program in its previous terms, with the launch of the new academic term in September, where a number of talented Qatari students will be enrolling to acquire the latest knowledge in the fields of finance and business, in addition to practical training in ......read more
LONDON (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 9, 2017: In a Credit FAQ titled "Potential Implications Of Qatar Boycott For Gulf Cooperation Council Sovereigns," published today, S&P Global Ratings responds to questions that have surfaced in recent discussions with issuers and investors about the implications of the Qatar boycott by a group of states for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) sovereigns.
S&P Global Ratings believes that the impact of a group of states cutting diplomatic ties, as well as trade and transport links, with Qatar on June 5, 2017, may not be confined to within Qatar's borders. We expect that political tensions within the GCC will persist over the next few years, and believe that the boycott of Qatar has illustrated deeper fissures within the group than were previously evident.
For the most ......read more
8 August 2017 – Qatar, Doha - The First Investor (“TFI”), a subsidiary of Barwa Bank Group and the leading Qatari closed shareholding investment banking firm, recently announced the completion of the acquisition of a prime Stuttgart office property via its TFI Europe Income Fund (“The Fund”).
Located in Stuttgart and leased to one of the leading German Automotive Groups. This investment is in line with TFI's strategy to identify attractive opportunities in developed markets like Germany and the UK, where it has already made considerable investments.
The Fund, a close ended Shariah-compliant real state fund was recently established by TFI and Inovalis with the focus on investing in the income generating commercial real estate assets in highly lucrative European markets. For the Stuttgart ......read more
Doha, August 05, 2017: Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, is offering qualified employees the chance to spend an unforgettable summer and enjoy a worry-free shopping season with the launch of its new Personal Loan for Qataris, as part of the Bank’s Summer Campaign.
The new offer, valid until 30 September 2017, provides registered Qatari employees with the opportunity to receive financing of up to QR 2,000,000 at a special 4.5% declining balance interest rate annual (equivalent flat rate 2.42%), as well as 50,000 bonus Nojoom points for new subscribers. In addition, employees availing the special offer during this summer season will also have the chance to win up to 20,000 extra Nojoom points for qualified referrals.
The Nojoom points claimed can then be redeemed for ......read more
In a short span of one year
May 30, 2017 – Doha, Qatar: In light of its exceptional growth and outstanding performance throughout the past year, Seib Insurance and Reinsurance Company LLC (Seib) S&P Rating has revised its outlook of Seib to positive from stable and affirmed its BBB counterparty credit and insurer financial strength ratings and is also affirming its gcAA Gulf Cooperation Council regional scale rating, indicating the Company’s rapid progress and its strong capacity to meet financial commitments.
A remarkable feat in such a short window of time, Seib’s extraordinary achievement demonstrates the Company’s ability to leverage growth opportunities in challenging economic times and positions it at the level of its renowned international peers.
As a National Insurance Company ......read more
Dubai, May 23, 2017: Doha Bank won the “Best Bank Governance – Qatar 2017” at Capital Finance International (CFI) co Awards 2017 in Second week of May 2017 at London. In recognition of the award, Dr. R. Seetharaman Doha Bank CEO said “The Best Bank Governance award is a recognition for Doha Bank Board for its active involvement in promoting excellence in Corporate Governance.
It reviews and provide guidance about the alignment of corporate strategy with risk appetite and the internal risk management structure. Doha Bank is recognized as one of the few ‘Domestic Systemically Important Bank’ (DSIB) in Qatar. The Bank is committed to adhering to and promoting good corporate governance at every level within the Bank from the Board of Directors and Senior Management down to branch and ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 22 May 2017: Barwa bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah compliant service provider, has received the award of ‘Leading Bank in Islamic Services and Products in Qatar’ at the ‘The Arab Banks Awards & Commendations of Excellence 2017’, which was organized by the World Union for Arab Bankers (WUAB) on May 12th in Beirut.
The award was received by Mr. Talal Ahmed Al Khaja, Group Chief Communication’s Officer at Barwa Bank during a grand ceremony held in Beirut, attended by an elite group of international financial and banking leaders, industry experts and VIP guests.
Commenting on winning the prestigious award, Mr. Khalid Al Subaie, Group Chief Executive Officer at Barwa Bank, said:
“At Barwa Bank, we are driven by a dedicated pursuit of ......read more
Dubai, May 14, 2017: Doha Bank has been named the 'Best Regional Commercial Bank' for the fifth time in a row at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2017. The awards were presented in Dubai on 11th May 2017 at Emirates Tower Hotel, Dubai.
Dr R Seetharaman, Group CEO of Doha Bank, received the award on behalf of Doha Bank and said “To be recognised as the foremost commercial bank in the Middle East for a fifth straight year is a firm acknowledgement of the effectiveness of Doha Bank's business strategy and the value it provides to its various stakeholders. In 2016 through the efficient asset allocation model the return on average Shareholders’ equity was 12.1% and return on average assets was 1.21% which is a clear demonstration of the effective utilization of funds. Some of the major initiatives in ......read more
Dubai, May 10, 2017: Qatar Exchange and HSBC organized the Annual Investment Forum 2017 on 8-9 May 2017 at New York Palace Hotel. Mr. Rashid Ali Al-Mansoori, Qatar Exchange CEO said, “Qatar exchange aims to provide more products this year to encourage investments from global investors. The Exchange traded fund (ETF) is part of this initiative of Qatar Exchange. This would result in increase in inflows to Qatar economy both from the region and from globe and thereby promote sustainability.”
On the sidelines of the forum, Dr. R. Seetharaman CEO of Doha Bank gave insight on Qatar economy and Doha Bank ETF progress. He said “Qatar economy expected to grow by 3.4 percent in 2017. Qatar continues to follow its non- hydrocarbon diversification model and prudent fiscal management amidst low oil prices. In ......read more
Biggest-ever contract for Siemens in Qatar
Contract for 35 substations received from KAHRAMAA
Project supports country’s ambitions for a reliable power transmission network
Dubai, UAE, May 8, 2017: State-owned utility Qatar General Water & Electricity Corporation (KAHRAMAA) has awarded Siemens the largest contract to-date in Qatar for the expansion of the country’s power transmission network. As part of the deal, valued at EUR790 million (QAR3.1 billion), Siemens will deliver 35 turnkey super and primary substations for Phase 13 of the Qatar Power Transmission System Expansion project. This marks a significant milestone for Siemens, which has maintained involvement in every stage of the project since Phase 4. Completion is scheduled in two years’ time. Siemens will be responsible ......read more
QNB Group CEO: Entry into the Saudi market is due to QNB’s competitive edge
Riyadh, 6th May 2017: QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has inaugurated its branch in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). Senior bank officials and distinguished representatives from the banking and business sectors attended an inauguration ceremony held under the patronage and presence of H.E. Dr. Ahmed bin Abdul Karim Al-Khulaifi, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA), H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saud Al Thani, Governor of Qatar Central Bank, Mr. Ali Ahmed Al-Kuwari, QNB Group CEO, and a number of Qatari diplomats.
Through its branch, located in the Saudi Capital of Riyadh, and its business hub extending along King Fahd road, QNB Group will provide a comprehensive suite of ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 03 May 2017 – In the framework of giving back to the community in which it operates, Barwa Bank, Qatar’s most progressive Shari’ah-compliant service provider, has launched the country’s first ever credit card that cares for the society, in partnership with Qatar Charity, during a press conference that was held on May 3rd at Sharq Hotel in presence of the local media representatives. The new Barwa Bank Qatar Charity co-branded credit card empowers its holders to make a difference in the community with every purchase they make, through a charity contribution that is made by Barwa Bank every time a client uses the card.
The introduction of the new card to the Bank’s clients comes in anticipation of the blessed month of Ramadan, and honors the Holy Month’s values and deeds of charity ......read more
Country is adapting to challenges, results indicate
Doha, February 06, 2018: Almost all decision-makers interviewed for the first release of the Business Barometer: Qatar Survey carried out by Oxford Business Group (OBG) remain upbeat about the local business environment, despite the ongoing boycott implemented by some of its GCC neighbours.
As part of its survey, ......read more
Doha, Qatar – May 03, 2017 – Forbes Middle East, in partnership with the Minsitry of Economy and Commerce, recognized Qatar’s top 40 listed companies in a ceremony titled ‘Celebrating Qatar’s Success’, held recently at St. Regis Doha.
During the ceremony, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C), received an accodlade from Forbes Middle East in recognition of ......read more
Doha, May 03, 2017 – Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, in recognition of its relentless support to local entrepreneurs and Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country, has won “Al Dhameen Best Partner Bank Award” for 2017 by Qatar Development bank (QDB).
al khaliji claimed the coveted title following its ......read more
Doha, 26 April 2017: Qatar Insurance, Qatar’s leading insurer in Qatar and the Middle East North African region has made a good start to the year by chalking up robust financial results for the first quarter of 2017. The Board of Directors approved the consolidated financial results at the board meeting that was held recently.
On the back of solid expansion across its ......read more
April 25, 2017. Dubai, UAE- Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.P.S.C. announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017.
Key financial highlights:
• Operating revenues of QR 648 million for the three months ended March 31, 2017, compared to QR 767 million for the same period in 2016
• Operating profit of QR 185 million for the three ......read more
Dubai, April 24, 2017: Continuing its efforts to spread the message of environmental protection and sustainable living, Doha Bank joined hands with Qatar’s Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and the Al Wakra Municipality to host a ‘Beach Clean-up’ event at Al Wakra Beach, under the theme ‘Save The Beaches For The Future’ to show its commitment to the ......read more
Dubai, April 19, 2017: His Excellency Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank, announced Doha Bank's financial results for the first quarter of 2017. Net profit for the first quarter of 2017 recorded an impressive QAR 364 million as compared to QAR 354 million for the same period in 2016 showing an increase of 2.9%. H.E. Sheikh Fahad said ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 16 April 2017 – Barwa Bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah compliant financial service provider, announced the names of their most recent round of draw winners for Thara’a, its Shari’ah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters. As such, Mr. Ali Laith Rasheed and Mr. Morad Mohamed Tonsi Mohamed Ragab each won a cash prize of QR ......read more
QIC Insured launches “Pay your full car insurance in easy installments” at the Qatar Motor Show
Doha, 18 April, 2017: QIC Insured, the personal insurance division of QIC- Qatar’s leading insurer is the official insurance partner for this year’s Qatar Motor Show which starts from April 18 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC). At the motor show, QIC Insured ......read more
Doha, Qatar - April 15, 2017 – The 34th International Finals for the Global Management Challenge (GMC) competition has recently concluded in Doha, which was hosted by the Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA), in cooperation with ADNAR Group, in the period from 10 to 12 April 2017. The final results of the GMC competition showed the National Team of Macau taking the lead, which scored ......read more
Dubai, April 13, 2017 – Doha Bank announced the launch of its new retail home loan offer which now features an interest rate of 3.99% for the first year. What makes this offer so irresistible is also the 12 months payment holiday offered to customers with a an option to get up to QAR 20,000 to offset the early settlement fees whenever you are transferring your home loan from another bank to ......read more
Dubai, April 11, 2017: Doha Bank hosted a knowledge sharing event titled “New world order and opportunities” at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi recently. The speakers at the event were Mr. Craig Wing, Partner and Future Strategist at Future World and Mr. Kamal Sharma, Director & G10 FX Strategist, Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research.
Speaking at the event Dr. ......read more
QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the three months ended 31 March 2017.
For the three months ended 31 March 2017, Net Profit reached QAR3.2 billion (USD0.9 billion), up by 12% compared to previous year, delivering a consistently high profitability.
Total assets increased by 35% from March 2016 to reach QAR743 ......read more
New offices opened in Doha and Abu Dhabi
The new offices, alongside its existing Dubai presence, will be part of the Intesa Sanpaolo Corporate and Investment Banking Division (CIB) which has a growing footprint in 29 countries.
The increased presence and commitment to the Gulf region will help support the international growth plans of Italian businesses, as well as strengthen the ......read more
Dubai, April 11, 2017: The ICAI – Dubai Annual Conference was held on 7th and 8th April 2017 at the Emirates Institute of Banking and Financial Studies, Academic City, Dubai. The Theme of the Conference was: "FUTURE OF FUTURE” H.H. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Honourable Cabinet Member & Minister of Culture & Knowledge Development, Government of UAE inaugurated ......read more
6th April, 2017 (Doha, QATAR) : Qatar First Bank L.L.C. (Public) “QFB” held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday to discuss the bank’s results and future outlook after releasing financials for the year ended 31 December 2016 and announcing the launch of the second phase of the cost rationalisation plan.
QFB’s Board of Directors, chaired by QFB chairman Abdulla Bin ......read more
Home Furnishings Specialty Retail brand marks Majid Al Futtaim’s first entry into the Home Fashion and Furniture market
Dubai, UAE – April 3, 2017: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, today announced the signing of an agreement with Crate and Barrel to operate their stores and showrooms in ......read more
QIC Insured presents the findings of the next cycle of ‘Qatar Road Safety Monitor’, a unique perception study of driving behaviour in Qatar
Improved road infrastructure: roads have become less dangerous overall
Positive perception trends: increased driving enjoyment, reduced commute time and speeding
Stable perception trends: tailgating, distracted driving and lane ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: Amazon (AMZN) today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire SOUQ.com, an e-commerce leader in the Middle East. Joining the Amazon family will enable SOUQ.com to continue growing while working with Amazon to bring even more products and offerings to customers worldwide.
“Amazon’s entry into the region reflects the visionary foresight ......read more
Dubai, March 27, 2017: Affirming its commitment to supporting climate change action and raising awareness about energy conservation, Doha Bank switched off the lights in its corporate headquarters and select branches across Qatar Saturday evening as part of its participation in the 11th annual Earth Hour.
A people’s movement organized annually by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), ......read more
Dubai, March 21, 2017: Doha Bank, one of Qatar’s largest private commercial banks, was honored “company of the year award” by Qatar University on 20th March. On receiving the Award from Dr. Hassan Rashid Al-Derham, President of Qatar University, Dr. R. Seetharaman, Doha Bank CEO said the award was given for Doha Bank’s contribution to sustainable development in ......read more
Dubai, March 16, 2017: Doha Bank, one of Qatar’s largest private commercial banks, was named the Best Trade Finance Bank in Qatar at the Global Finance Awards 2017. Awarded by the Global Finance magazine, the annual award is considered one of the most prestigious in the banking and finance world, and recognizes leading trade finance providers in 9 regions and 84 countries around ......read more
14th March, 2017 (Doha, QATAR) : Qatar First Bank L.L.C. (Public) “QFB”, a leading Shari’ah compliant bank based in Qatar and listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), has released its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2016 and announced the launch of the second phase of its cost rationalisation plan.
QFB recorded a net loss of QAR 265.6 million resulting ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 08 February 2017: Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, in the framework of its multifaceted Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, and in collaboration with Lite n’ Appetite Health and Diet Food Center (Lite n’ Appetite), recently organized a special nutrition awareness event titled “Together for a ......read more
Amazing Buy 1 Get 1 Free Offers Savings Up to QAR 250000
Feature-packed mobile app brings hundreds of irresistible offers at the fingertips of Doha Bank’s credit cardholders at more than 300 outlets in Qatar
Dubai, 09 March, 2017: Doha Bank, one of the largest commercial banks in the State of Qatar, has unveiled a new co-branded mobile application ‘Doha Bank My Book ......read more