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Qatar promotes fintech to become regional centre for new, cost-effective technologies: QCB

Qatar promotes fintech to become regional centre for new, cost-effective technologies: QCB

The government is actively promoting Qatar as a regional centre for financial technology (fintech) as new, cost-effective technologies are becoming increasingly prominent worldwide, the QCB said in its 10th Financial Stability Review.

QIIB stays focused on digitalisation, utilising fintech: CEO

QIIB stays focused on digitalisation, utilising fintech: CEO

QIIB remains focused on digitalisation and utilising financial technology (fintech), which is rapidly emerging, said chief executive officer, Dr Abdulbasit Ahmad al-Shaibei.

Fintech to help Qatar become Islamic finance hub: QFC

Fintech to help Qatar become Islamic finance hub: QFC

Fintech can enable Islamic finance to attract more customers, increase efficiency, reduce costs and offer a wider range of products, helping the sector become more competitive against conventional finance ...

Fintech becomes strong enabler for Islamic finance

Fintech becomes strong enabler for Islamic finance

Despite his advanced age of 93 years, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has a great understanding of modern technology.

London to host Qatar Day on April 26

London to host Qatar Day on April 26

London will host Qatar Day on April 26 with special focus on developing fintech and Islamic finance on digital platforms, according to Peter Estlin, Lord Mayor of City of London.

Qatar committed to promoting fintech: QDB CEO

Qatar committed to promoting fintech: QDB CEO

Fintech remains a priority and QDB recently launched the ‘IBM Innovation Hub Doha’ during the Global Entrepreneurship Week, said bank’s CEO Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa.

Technologies could ‘revolutionise’ banking industry, says Commercial Bank COO

Technologies could ‘revolutionise’ banking industry, says Commercial Bank COO

Fintech as well as new technologies such as blockchain could “revolutionise” Qatar’s banking industry, a Commercial Bank official said in a panel discussion at Euromoney Qatar Conference 2018.

QFBA set to offer fintech courses

QFBA set to offer fintech courses

To keep up with the latest technological trends, the Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) will be offering financial technology (fintech) courses, along with hosting fintech-related events, an official said Sunday.