13 August 2014
International Bank of Qatar (IBQ) announced the latest winner of the monthly lucky draw of its highly popular ‘thanq’ rewards programme. Avinash Arvind Gaikwad earned 100,000 coveted thanq reward...
12 August 2014
Mashreq Qatar, a leading financial institution in the region has announced the latest winners of MashreqMillionaire, its innovative savings program. Gil Moreno Monserate from the Philippines won QAR...
10 August 2014
The global economy continues to stumble along. According to the latest IMF World Economic Outlook (WEO) published on July 24, global economic growth slowed to an annual rate of 2.7% in Q1 2014, well...
09 August 2014
Qatar Islamic Bank (“QIB”), Qatar’s leading Islamic bank, confirms that the exclusivity agreement relating to discussions to acquire a strategic stake in Bank Asya, the largest participation (Islamic...
07 August 2014
Driven by a large current account surplus, Qatar's international reserves surged to $42.2bn in June, latest QNB data show. The country's international reserves have been "steadily rising" over the...
06 August 2014
Ahli United Bank B.S.C. (AUB) reported a net profit attributable to its shareholders of US$ 262.5 million for the half year ended 30 June 2014. This reflected an increase of 38.1% over the core net...
04 August 2014
Commercial Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Colin Macdonald as Executive General Manager, Business Enablement. Colin will play a leading role in driving business performance and...
04 August 2014
The UAE’s leading finance comparison website, www.compareit4me.com, has expanded its regional footprint with www.compareit4me.qa, the first platform of its kind to be launched in Qatar. Taking cue...
01 August 2014
QNB has recognised the success of employees who have completed an international best practice Credit Skills Development Programme at a graduation ceremony recently. The ceremony was hosted by The...
01 August 2014
Well-capitalised Qatari banks have only a "limited" risk to their health, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has said in a recent report. Besides "enjoying support from the government", the local...
01 August 2014
Qatar Central Bank ( QCB ) will issue QR4bn worth of local currency Treasury bills next week. The T-bills, to be issued on Tuesday, will include QR2bn worth for three month period and QR1bn each of...
28 July 2014
QNB has announced its partnership with investment advisory firm ZyFin Capital to open the QNB ZyFin India Sovereign Bond Fund for private subscription. The fund is an open-ended one, which focuses...

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