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QDB chief to discuss empowering businesses in virtual seminar by Texas A&M

QDB chief to discuss empowering businesses in virtual seminar by Texas A&M

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) CEO Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa will give the talk in Texas A&M University at Qatar’s next Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series on November 12 via Zoom.

QDB's ‘multi-faceted’ strategy helps SMEs amid Covid-19 crisis: CEO

QDB's ‘multi-faceted’ strategy helps SMEs amid Covid-19 crisis: CEO

The Qatar Development Bank has adopted a multi-faceted strategy to help small and medium enterprises turn challenges into a leverage point, its CEO Abdulaziz bin Nasser al-Khalifa said outlining measures QDB has taken to help SMEs during the pandemic.

QDB launches "KHOTWA" programme to support retirees projects

QDB launches "KHOTWA" programme to support retirees projects

Qatar Development Bank (QDB), in cooperation with the General Retirement and Social Insurance Authority (GRSIA), launched the 5th edition of ‘KHOTWA’ program ...

QDB opens ‘Derwaza Store’ for microenterprises in Doha Festival City

QDB opens ‘Derwaza Store’ for microenterprises in Doha Festival City

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) opened on Monday its ‘Derwaza Store’ for micro- and home-based businesses at Doha Festival City.

Bedaya Centre holds 'pricing' workshop for small enterprises

Bedaya Centre holds 'pricing' workshop for small enterprises

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Centre), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Silatech, in collaboration with Bait al Mashura Finance Consultations, has concluded a "pricing" workshop designed for small enterprises.

QDB launches Arabic version of Global Trade Helpdesk to empower Qatar's exporters

QDB launches Arabic version of Global Trade Helpdesk to empower Qatar's exporters

In collaboration with the International Trade Center, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the World Trade Organisation, Qatar Development Bank has launched the Arabic version of the Global Trade Helpdesk platform

QFTH incubator, accelerator programmes get more than 750 applications from over 70 countries

QFTH incubator, accelerator programmes get more than 750 applications from over 70 countries

The Qatar FinTech Hub (QFTH), co-founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and established to support the growth of the fintech industry in Qatar, has announced the final list of successful fintechs set to join Wave-1 of its incubator and accelerator programmes.

WISH announces winners of healthcare innovation contests ahead of 2020 Summit

WISH announces winners of healthcare innovation contests ahead of 2020 Summit

Ahead of its upcoming 2020 summit, the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a Qatar Foundation global health initiative, has selected 30 winners from 11 different countries for its two Innovation Award program competitions Spark (for early stage startups) and Booster

QBIC marks 1st virtual ‘Demo Day’; announces further investment on incubatees

QBIC marks 1st virtual ‘Demo Day’; announces further investment on incubatees

Qatar Business Incubation Centre (QBIC), a division of Qatar Development Bank (QDB), has selected its newest startups for investment during ‘Demo Day’, which was held recently.

SMEs impact on Qatar banking system asset quality low: Moody’s

SMEs impact on Qatar banking system asset quality low: Moody’s

SMEs impact on Qatar’s banking system asset quality is low as they account for a small portion of its loan book, and are supported by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) guarantees, Moody’s Investor Service has said in a report.

QDB, Kuwaiti SME fund hold dialogue session

QDB, Kuwaiti SME fund hold dialogue session

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and the National Fund for Small and Medium Enterprises Development in Kuwait held a dialogue session under the title "Small and Medium Enterprises Stumbling in Light of the Coronavirus Pandemic."

QDB opens application for 'Resilient Award' for private enterprises

QDB opens application for 'Resilient Award' for private enterprises

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has announced that applications are now open for the ‘Resilient Award, which comes in “recognition and encouragement for the innovation, creativity, and resilience” exhibited by private sector enterprises during Covid-19 pandemic, thereby inspiring more SMEs to adopt...