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Banks' local currency time and savings deposits post 41% jump in July: QCB

Banks' local currency time and savings deposits post 41% jump in July: QCB

The local currency time and savings deposits of public sector in Qatar’s commercial lenders registered a huge 41% year-on-year expansion in July 2019

QCB to issue unified form for Demand Guarantee Letter, says ICC Qatar

QCB to issue unified form for Demand Guarantee Letter, says ICC Qatar

The Qatar Central Bank (QCB) will adopt and circulate a unified form of the Demand Guarantee Letter “soon,” according to the International Chamber of Commerce Qatar (ICC Qatar).

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

SME accounts surpass general credit accounts in Qatar banks in 2018: QCB

The number of credit accounts opened by "small business and individuals" bettered all credit accounts opened by Qatar's banking sector last year, a Qatar Central Bank report has shown.

QCB announces Eid holidays for banks

QCB announces Eid holidays for banks

Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has announced that Eid al-Adha holidays for all banks operating in the country will start on Sunday, August 11.

Qatar’s exchange houses' total assets stood at QR1.9bn in 2018: QCB

Qatar’s exchange houses' total assets stood at QR1.9bn in 2018: QCB

Total assets at Qatar’s exchange houses stood at QR1.9bn at the end of 2018, Qatar Central Bank data has shown.

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn processed in Qatar in 2018: QCB

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn processed in Qatar in 2018: QCB

Some 4.47mn cheques worth QR272.56bn were processed in Qatar in 2018, QCB data show.

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

QCB's cyber security program provides Qatar's financial sector with 'unique visibility' on cyber risks, threats

With the emergence of cyber-attacks on financial institutions and the threat that it holds towards financial stability of the system, Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has established a dedicated cyber security function ...

Qatari banks' assets in Europe jump 32% in 2018: QCB

Qatari banks' assets in Europe jump 32% in 2018: QCB

Qatar’s banking sector assets outside the country grew last year after a ‘considerable decline’ observed in 2017 in the aftermath of blockade, QCB data show.

Qatar’s payment system worth QR4.1tn in 2018; NAPS handles bulk of transactions: QCB

Qatar’s payment system worth QR4.1tn in 2018; NAPS handles bulk of transactions: QCB

Qatar’s payment system was worth QR4.1tn in 2018, with the nation-wide NAPS handling bulk of the transactions, QCB data has shown.

Islamic banks in Qatar post 8.5% profit growth in 2018: QCB governor

Islamic banks in Qatar post 8.5% profit growth in 2018: QCB governor

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdulla bin Saoud al-Thani said Islamic finance plays a vital role within the financial and banking sector in the State of Qatar.

QCB’s prudent monetary policy helps Qatar banks stay healthy: Al-Shaibei

QCB’s prudent monetary policy helps Qatar banks stay healthy: Al-Shaibei

Qatari banks have been able to maintain a very healthy balance sheet in the first quarter, thanks to the Qatar Central Bank’s (QCB) prudent monetary policy and the overall growth momentum in the country ...

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