Posted on December 24, 2019

Doha Bank, one of the largest private commercial banks in Qatar, marked Qatar National Day 2019 by participating in cultural festivities in celebration of this glorious day. The Bank’s participation in Darb Al Saai aimed to spread the spirit of joy and pride among people of different ages and nationalities gathered to commemorate the country’s unification in 1878.

Different festivities including folk dance and national songs were held in celebration of Qatar rich history and traditions, in addition to the values of brotherhood and unity. The headquarters of Doha Bank were also covered in a bright color of the national flag in white and purple red (burgundy). During the day, guests enjoyed a range of traditional Qatari food and sweets. Celebrating this occasion, The Board of Directors of Doha Bank gathered in the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Fahd bin Mohammed bin Jabr Al Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank, Deputy Chairman of the Board, Mr. Ahmed Obaidan Fakhro, and His Excellency Sheikh Abdul Rahman bin Muhammad bin Jabr Al Thani , Managing Director, Board Members, Executive Management and all employees, to express their great pride in celebrating the country's National Day.

His Excellency Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank, said: “On the occasion of the National day, I would like to extend my warmest congratulations and greetings to His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, our customers, stakeholders, partners, colleagues and the people of Qatar of different nationalities and backgrounds. This great nation is built on unity, devotion and ideal beliefs, which we are proud to celebrate every year during this festive day in our country.”

H.E. Sheikh Abdul Rehman Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Managing Director of Doha Bank, said: “It gives me immense pleasure in joining the country’s citizens and residents in celebrating this great day to celebrate the progress and prosperity Qatar has achieved to the date. The National Day is a perfect opportunity to reflect on our history, culture and traditions and show our respect and appreciation to our esteemed leaders for their tireless efforts in developing this nation as we see it today.” He added, "We at Doha Bank always strive to achieve our best in favor of our beloved country, seeking always to act as ambassadors of the values and ideas on which our great country stands and resembles”.