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Qatar commercial banks' total assets expand 10.04% year-on-year to QR1.75tn in March, shows QCB data

Qatar commercial banks' total assets expand 10.04% year-on-year to QR1.75tn in March, shows QCB data

Doha's commercial banks witnessed their foreign assets grow faster than the domestic assets year-on-year this March, according to the Qatar Central Bank (QCB).

QCB to help pvt sector achieve self-sufficiency

QCB to help pvt sector achieve self-sufficiency

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud al-Thani hailed the ability of Qatari banks to maintain the strength of their financial position despite the Covid-19 pandemic

QCB in process of issuing security controls applicable to fintechs

QCB in process of issuing security controls applicable to fintechs

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) is in the process of issuing information security controls that will be applicable to all the fintech segments, following the launch of the National Information Security Standards Framework by the Ministry of Transport and Communications in 2019.

QCB Issues QR600mn treasury bills for March

QCB Issues QR600mn treasury bills for March

Qatar Central Bank (QCB) issued treasury bills for three, six and nine months for the month of March 2021 with a value of QR 600 million.

Qatar banks post strong growth in deposits: QCB

Qatar banks post strong growth in deposits: QCB

Doha's commercial banks witnessed strong double-digit year-on-year growth, especially in the current and call deposits of the domestic private and public sectors in September this year, according to the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) data.

QCB studying new system for issuing electronic checks: Sheikh Abdullah

QCB studying new system for issuing electronic checks: Sheikh Abdullah

Qatar Central Bank Governor HE Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani, has said the QCB is currently looking into the development of a new system for issuing electronic checks in co-ordination with the authorities in the country.

Qatar banks' assets rise more than 9% year-on-year in September

Qatar banks' assets rise more than 9% year-on-year in September

A robust double-digit growth in credit to the public sector and the rapid expansion in reserves helped Doha's commercial banks' assets rise more than 9% year-on-year in September

QCB’s asset base posts double digit y-o-y expansion in August

QCB’s asset base posts double digit y-o-y expansion in August

Higher official reserves, brought about by robust expansion in gold holdings and foreign securities, and balances with local lenders led the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) register substantial double-digit year-on-year expansion

Qatar’s thriving fintech scene gets global attention

Qatar’s thriving fintech scene gets global attention

The National FinTech Strategy, set by the Qatar Central Bank (QCB), provides a framework for initiatives that enable the local startup sector and create a favourable ecosystem for international fintechs to choose Qatar

QFCRA-authorised banks’ total exposure to local economy amounted to QR23.2bn in end-2019: QCB

QFCRA-authorised banks’ total exposure to local economy amounted to QR23.2bn in end-2019: QCB

QFCRA-authorised banks’ total exposure to the local economy amounted to QR23.2bn as of end-2019, according to Qatar Central Bank.

Qatar Central Bank issues QR600mn Treasury Bills for September

Qatar Central Bank issues QR600mn Treasury Bills for September

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) issued treasury bills for three, six and nine months for the month of September 2020 with a value of QR600mn.

Eid al-Adha holiday for financial institutions

Eid al-Adha holiday for financial institutions

Qatar Central Bank (QCB) announced that the Eid al-Adha holiday for all financial institutions in the country (banks, currency exchanges, insurance companies, finance, investment, and financial consultants)..