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QCB finds consumer, commercial delinquency on the decline in 2020

QCB finds consumer, commercial delinquency on the decline in 2020

The consumer and commercial delinquency had declined year-on-year in 2020 despite Covid-19 induced lockdown in place for most part of the year, according to Qatar Central Bank (QCB).

QCB aims to set up state of the art e-payment system before World Cup

QCB aims to set up state of the art e-payment system before World Cup

The demand for electronic payments is expected to increase "substantially" during FIFA World Cup 2022, necessitating Doha to transform the retail payment infrastructure, according to the Qatar Central Bank (QCB).

Doha’s Islamic banks register faster growth in extending domestic credit: QCB

Doha’s Islamic banks register faster growth in extending domestic credit: QCB

Doha’s Islamic banks registered faster growth than the traditional lenders in extending the domestic credit to many sectors, except real estate, in July this year, according to the Qatar Central Bank (QCB).

Non-resident deposits in banks outpace overall deposits growth y-o-y in May: QCB

Non-resident deposits in banks outpace overall deposits growth y-o-y in May: QCB

The non-resident deposits in Qatar's commercial banks grew much faster than the resident deposits as well as the total deposits year-on-year this May, according to the central bank data.

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