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Qatar Central Bank issues QR600mn treasury bills for June 2020

Qatar Central Bank issues QR600mn treasury bills for June 2020

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

Covid-19: Sound financials, govt support said to help Qatar banks weather impact

Covid-19: Sound financials, govt support said to help Qatar banks weather impact

Sound financials and government's willingness to support the sector and economy help the banking system in Qatar to weather the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic

QCB announces Eid al-Fitr holiday

QCB announces Eid al-Fitr holiday

Qatar Central Bank announced Tuesday that the Eid al-Fitr holiday for the current year for all financial institutions in the country (banks, exchange houses, insurance companies, finance

QCB issues QR600mn treasury bills for May

QCB issues QR600mn treasury bills for May

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) issued on Tuesday treasury bills for three, six and nine months for May with a value of QR600mn.

Qatar's commercial banks' domestic credit grows more than 14% in March

Qatar's commercial banks' domestic credit grows more than 14% in March

The key segments in Doha's private sector, especially trading, services, industrial manufacturing and heavy industry, got strong financial backing,

QDB launches National Guarantee Programme to back private firms

QDB launches National Guarantee Programme to back private firms

The Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has launched the National Guarantee Programme that provides guarantees to local banks to grant interest-free loans to private companies affected by the Covid-19.

QCB launches mobile payment system for 'cashless' transactions

QCB launches mobile payment system for 'cashless' transactions

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al -Thani has launched the 'Qatar Mobile Payment System' (QMP), which provides a new and safe method for immediate electronic payment.

Personal loans not covered by QCB circular

Personal loans not covered by QCB circular

Personal loans are not covered by a circular issued by Qatar Central Bank (QCB) to banks and money exchanges operating in the country regarding the postponement of outstanding loan

Non-resident deposits in commercial banks post faster expansion: QCB

Non-resident deposits in commercial banks post faster expansion: QCB

Non-resident deposits, which are about 14% of Doha's commercial banks' liabilities, witnessed faster expansion than resident and total deposits in February 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 Central Bank lowers interest rates

Qatar Central Bank lowers interest rates

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) announced on Monday that it reduced its deposit rate (QCBDR) by 50 bps to 1.00%, lending rate (QCBLR) by 100bps to 2.50% ...

Credit to trade and services sectors outpace overall domestic loan growth in Jan

Credit to trade and services sectors outpace overall domestic loan growth in Jan

The year 2020 began on a sound note especially for trade and services as credit to those sectors considerably outpaced the overall domestic loan growth in Doha's commercial banks in January, according to the Qatar Central Bank data.