According to IMF April 2019, Qatar economy is expected to grow by 2.64% in 2019. Qatar plans to increase liquefied natural gas production capacity from 77 to 110 MTPA in the next couple of years. It signals a new era of growth led by the planned expansion of North Field production, which will further boost Qatar’s leading global position. The Global Competitiveness Report 2018 states that Qatar has improved its rank to 30th Place out of 135 countries.
Doha Bank was awarded as the ‘Best Regional Commercial Bank’ by the Banker Middle East for 5 consecutive years, ‘Best Bank in Capital Position’ by New Age Banking Awards (2018), ‘Most outstanding Business Bank in Qatar by CV Magazine 2018’, ‘Best Arab Customer Service Award by Arab Banks Award 2018’, ‘Best Trade Finance Bank in Qatar’ at Global Finance Awards (2017 – 2019), ‘3G Financial Services Award’ at the Global Good Governance Awards 2019, ‘Best Local Bank in Qatar and Most Innovative Bank in the Middle East at the EMEA Finance Middle East Banking Awards 2017, ‘Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year’ & ‘Qatar Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year at the Asian Banking & Finance Awards 2017, ‘Best Bank Governance – Qatar’ at the Capital Finance International Awards 2017 , ‘3G Environmental Responsibility Award’ at the Global Good Governance Awards 2017. In 2016, Doha Bank was honored with ‘Best Commercial Bank in Qatar’ at International Finance Magazine Awards. Doha Bank also won the Product of the Year in Middle East 2016 for Doha Bank’s Mobile Banking Experience from ‘The Asian Banker’ in recognition of the superior service offered through the mobile banking application. Additionally, Doha Bank received various other awards such as ‘Bank of the Year Award’ by the ITP Group, ‘Environmental Award’ by The Arab Organization for Social Responsibility, ‘Best GCC Bank with Overseas Network’ & ‘Best Commercial Bank Middle East’ by Global Banking and Finance Review, ‘Best Web/Mobile Banking Services’, ‘Best Savings Account’, ‘Best Co-branded Card’ & ‘Best Forex’ awards by The Banker Middle East, ‘The Golden Peacock Global Excellence in Corporate Governance 2015’ by Institute of Directors, ‘Best Bank in Qatar’ by IAIR, ‘Best Commercial Bank in the Middle East 2014’ by Global Banking & Finance, ‘Best Regional Commercial Bank’ at The Banker Middle East Industry Awards, ‘The Bizz 2014 – Beyond Success’ award by the WORLDCOB, ‘Retail Bank of the Year’ at Enterprise Agility Awards, ‘Best Retail Bank in Qatar’ by The Asian Banker, ‘Best SME Customer Service’, ‘Best SME Card’, ‘Best Trade Finance Offering’, ‘Best Corporate Account’ and ‘Best Home Finance Account’ awards at The Banker Middle East Product Awards etc.
- Total Assets: USD 26.45 billion (March 2019)
- Loan Portfolio: USD 16.12 billion (March 2019)
- Deposit Portfolio: USD 14.96 billion (March 2019)