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QNB Group undertakes 1st successful international Mastercard transaction in Sudan

QNB Group undertakes 1st successful international Mastercard transaction in Sudan

QNB Group is the first bank in Sudan to have successfully performed an international payment card transaction, in partnership with Mastercard, using a Mastercard virtual prepaid card product.

Capital Intelligence affirms QNB ratings; outlook remains 'stable'

Capital Intelligence affirms QNB ratings; outlook remains 'stable'

Capital Intelligence (CI), an international rating agency, has affirmed the long-term foreign currency rating (LT FCR) and short-term foreign currency rating (ST FCR) of QNB at ‘AA-’ and ‘A1+’, respectively.

QNB posts QR3.6bn net profit in first quarter

QNB posts QR3.6bn net profit in first quarter

QNB Group has posted a net profit of QR3.6bn in the three months up to March, unchanged from the March 2019 level.

QNB receives strong interest for its 7-year EMTN bond

QNB receives strong interest for its 7-year EMTN bond

QNB Group has received strong interests from investors globally for its $1bn seven-year bond issue under its Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) programme.

Global economy likely to continue in a Goldilocks scenario for 2020: QNB

Global economy likely to continue in a Goldilocks scenario for 2020: QNB

The current ‘Goldilocks scenario’ for the global economy will continue for longer, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

QNB focuses on Southeast Asia to expand

QNB focuses on Southeast Asia to expand

QNB is putting Southeast Asia as the focus of its expansion, the chief executive officer of the Middle East’s biggest lender said.

QNB posts QR14.4bn net profit in 2019; suggests 60% cash dividend

QNB posts QR14.4bn net profit in 2019; suggests 60% cash dividend

QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, has reported a 4% year-on-year increase in net profit to QR14.4bn for the year ended 2019 ...

QNB expects 'modest acceleration' of global GDP to 3.4% in 2020

QNB expects 'modest acceleration' of global GDP to 3.4% in 2020

Driven by “easier” monetary policy around the world, in particular the Fed’s dovish pivot to cutting interest rates, a “modest acceleration” of global GDP growth to around 3.4% is expected in 2020

QNB sees 'extension of transition arrangement' as most likely scenario on UK's Brexit

QNB sees 'extension of transition arrangement' as most likely scenario on UK's Brexit

A rapid trade deal between the United Kingdom (UK) and European Union (EU) is unlikely and allowing transition arrangement to end in 2020 with no-trade-deal

QNB wins ‘Best Biometrics Initiative’ award from The Asian Banker

QNB wins ‘Best Biometrics Initiative’ award from The Asian Banker

QNB was awarded the ‘Best Biometrics Initiative, Application or Program in Qatar’ Award by the Asian Banker magazine at a ceremony held recently.

QNB named ‘Best Investment Bank in Qatar’ by Global Finance magazine

QNB named ‘Best Investment Bank in Qatar’ by Global Finance magazine

QNB was recently distinguished as ‘Best Investment Bank in Qatar’ by Global Finance magazine as part of the ‘World’s Best Investment Banks 2019 Awards’

Qatar Rail signs pacts with HIA, QNB and Commercial Bank

Qatar Rail signs pacts with HIA, QNB and Commercial Bank

Qatar Rail on Wednesday signed a number of high level agreements at Cityscape Qatar 2019, including naming rights agreements with Hamad International Airport (HIA)/Qatar Airways ...