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Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

The credit line of Qatar's commercial banks, especially for the private sector, appears to be strong, thus helping in a more than 9% year-on-year growth in their total assets in March 2020 ...

QCB witnesses robust growth in official reserves, assets in Feb

QCB witnesses robust growth in official reserves, assets in Feb

Faster appreciation of its foreign securities portfolio helped the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) witness a robust growth in the official reserves and thus assets in February 2020, according to the central bank data.

Qatar commercial banks' assets growth tops 12% in January

Qatar commercial banks' assets growth tops 12% in January

Robust credit offtake largely helped commercial banks in Qatar to report a strong more than 12% year-on-year jump in their total assets at the end of January 2020 ...

Public sector drives local currency deposits expansion in Qatar banks: QCB

Public sector drives local currency deposits expansion in Qatar banks: QCB

The local currency time and savings (T&S) deposits of the public sector has considerably outpaced the total deposits expansion in Qatar’s banking industry during November 2019

QCB set to launch Fintech strategy, says Sheikh Abdulla

QCB set to launch Fintech strategy, says Sheikh Abdulla

Qatar Central Bank is now preparing to announce the financial technology (Fintech) strategy in view of its importance in the development of Qatar’s banking and financial sector

Banks' local currency time and savings deposits post 41% jump in July: QCB

Banks' local currency time and savings deposits post 41% jump in July: QCB

The local currency time and savings deposits of public sector in Qatar’s commercial lenders registered a huge 41% year-on-year expansion in July 2019

QCB to issue unified form for Demand Guarantee Letter, says ICC Qatar

QCB to issue unified form for Demand Guarantee Letter, says ICC Qatar

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) will adopt and circulate a unified form of the Demand Guarantee Letter “soon,” according to the International Chamber of Commerce Qatar (ICC Qatar).

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

The number of credit accounts opened by "small business and individuals" bettered all credit accounts opened by Qatar's banking sector last year, a Qatar Central Bank report has shown.

QCB announces Eid holidays for banks

QCB announces Eid holidays for banks

Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has announced that Eid al-Adha holidays for all banks operating in the country will start on Sunday, August 11.

Qatar’s exchange houses' total assets stood at QR1.9bn in 2018: QCB

Qatar’s exchange houses' total assets stood at QR1.9bn in 2018: QCB

Total assets at Qatar’s exchange houses stood at QR1.9bn at the end of 2018, Qatar Central Bank data has shown.

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn processed in Qatar in 2018: QCB

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn processed in Qatar in 2018: QCB

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn were processed in Qatar in 2018, QCB data show.

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

With the emergence of cyber-attacks on financial institutions and the threat that it holds towards financial stability of the system, Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has established a dedicated cyber security function ...