Tribune News Network
QNB Group, one of the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, announced its platinum sponsorship of the International Credit Rating Agencies Conference.
This conference will be held for the first time in Qatar with the participation of international credit rating agencies such as, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings.
Commenting on this sponsorship, Heba Ali Al Tamimi, Senior Executive Vice President of QNB Group Communications: “QNB Group is proud to be a platinum sponsor for this conference, which aims to solidify Qatar’s position within the region. The Group has continuously played a major role as a catalyst given its capital strength, unparalleled network, coverage in major financial centers such as London, Paris and Singapore, and strong credit ratings.”
This conference attracts elite experts and specialists in the economic and financial sector to highlight the latest trends in investment and credit ratings. This event aims to support Qatar’s efforts to attain a high rating, most notably due to the record rise in energy costs, the increasing demand for liquefied natural gas globally, in addition to the high private sector export, financing, and the accumulated sovereign financial assets of Qatar Investment Authority.
QNB Group, currently ranked as the most valuable bank brand in the Middle East and Africa. Through its subsidiaries and associate companies, the Group extends to more than 30 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is 27,000 operating through 1000 locations, with an ATM network of more than 4,600 machines.