28 March 2017
A variety of indicators and evidence point to the coming year as a challenge for GCC capital markets, attributable largely to the usual suspects: the recent substantial decline in oil prices in...
18 February 2017
Doha Bank hosted a Knowledge Sharing Session on “Changing Global Dynamics and Opportunities” on Thursday the 16th February 2017 from 6.30 pm at Lotte Hotel, Seoul, South Korea. H.E Mr. Kim Jin-Soo,...
31 January 2017
Doha Bank hosted a knowledge sharing session on “Changing International Dynamics on Foreign Policies and Allied Opportunities” on 29th January 2017 at Doha Bank Tower Auditorium. The Chief Guest for...
24 December 2016
Excess deposits by Qatar’s banks at the Qatar Central Bank increased to $2.6bn in September from $1.9bn in August, Samba Financial Group has said, suggesting the local lenders have “more spare cash...
23 November 2016
In an exclusive interview ahead of the upcoming Euromoney Qatar Conference in December, H.E. Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al Thani (pictured), Governor of Qatar Central Bank, has outlined the current...
24 September 2016
Qatar's banking sector witnessed a buoyant uptrend in credit off-take at the end of second quarter (Q2) of this year, helped by increasing financing needs of public and private sectors, according to...
19 June 2016
As part of the “Take Your Child to Work Day” that is a highlight in the Doha College calendar, the Commercial Bank of Qatar welcomed a number of Year 10 students to its Plaza Branch. The Bbank run...
12 March 2016
QNB, a leading financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has recently participated in the Harvard Business School's Leadership Development Program for Banks, which was themed “Leading...
11 March 2016
As debt issuances in the GCC are moving in an upward trajectory amid prolonged low oil price regime, Qatar’s gross debt, including sovereign and corporate, during 2015 stood at $19.09bn. Total...
24 February 2016
Review and Outlook The loan book continued its growth trajectory in January 2016, increasing by 1.3% MoM after increasing by 1.2% MoM in December 2015 (gaining by 2.4% MoM in November 2015). On the...
28 January 2016
Qatar maintained its high ranking in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2015-16 released by INSEAD, the business school for the world....
16 August 2015
KAFA’A, the Training & Competency (T&C) framework incepted by the Qatar Finance Business Academy (QFBA) and mandated by Qatar’s Financial Markets Development Committee (FMDC), which saw its...

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