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QCB issues decision on services of supporting insurance providers

QCB issues decision on services of supporting insurance providers

HE the Governor of the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud al-Thani issued Decision No 7 of 2019 on the instructions for licensing, organising and supervising the services of supporting insurance providers

QCB circulates court enforcement order freezing assets of non-QFC company

QCB circulates court enforcement order freezing assets of non-QFC company

The Qatar Central Bank circulated last Sunday an enforcement order issued by the Enforcement Judge of the Qatar International Court against a non-QFC registered company operating within the State of Qatar.

Qatar bank's assets rise 4% to QR1.4tn in December: QCB

Qatar bank's assets rise 4% to QR1.4tn in December: QCB

Total assets of commercial banks in Qatar registered more than 4% year-on-year jump to QR1.42tn in December 2018, according to the central bank figures.

Banks warn customers of messaging scam

Banks warn customers of messaging scam

Local banks are coordinating with Qatar Central Bank (QCB) to crack down on fraudsters who try to trick residents by obtaining their account details.

Qatar records QR7.1bn budget surplus in H1 2018

Qatar records QR7.1bn budget surplus in H1 2018

Qatar has managed to achieve a budget surplus of QR7.1bn in the first six months of 2018 amid an ongoing economic blockade, HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al-Thani.

Fifth Info Security Conference to focus on digital assets

Fifth Info Security Conference to focus on digital assets

The Fifth Information Security Conference for the Financial Sector will take place on November 18 and 19, to shed light on information security, infrastructure improvements and solutions for all vital sectors related to information security, not only the financial sector.

Qatar pushing for financial inclusion and literacy

Qatar pushing for financial inclusion and literacy

Qatar has taken many initiatives in financial inclusion and literacy by launching a national level strategy. The Qatar National Financial Inclusion and Financial Literacy Strategy is in the fourth phase of development, the Qatar Central Bank said its latest Financial Stability Review.

Qatar, Turkey sign currency swap deal

Qatar, Turkey sign currency swap deal

Qatar Central Bank (QCB), and the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) signed a currency swap agreement to promote bilateral co-operation between the two central banks by establishing a two-way currency exchange line.

QCB’s security strategy keeps cyber-attacks at bay

QCB’s security strategy keeps cyber-attacks at bay

Qatar Central Bank has developed a cyber-security strategy for the financial sector in the country through encrypting the databases and updating the servers of the national payment gateway and associated security standards.

Electronic transactions surge as QATCH handles QR3.9tn

Electronic transactions surge as QATCH handles QR3.9tn

Qatar’s secure electronic network payment system handled a whopping QR3.9tn in 2017 and registered growth both in terms of value and volume compared to the previous year, according to Qatar Central Bank.

QCB forex reserves rise 4.8% to $39.8bn in April: QNB

QCB forex reserves rise 4.8% to $39.8bn in April: QNB

Qatar’s exports grew 27.3% year-on-year in April and imports grew 3.1% y-o-y.

Eid al-Fitr holidays for banks from June 17 to 19

Eid al-Fitr holidays for banks from June 17 to 19

These institutions will resume normal operations on Wednesday, June 20, sources said.