Barwa Bank Diamond Sponsor for Qatar’s World Cancer Day 2015 Event

Doha, Qatar -  4 March 2015 –Barwa Bank, Qatar's most progressive Shari’ah-compliant service provider,offeredsupport as Diamond Sponsor for the World Cancer Day 2015 event organised by the Qatar Cancer Society, in line with the bank's role in social responsibility and raising awareness amongst the Qatari community.

 Mr. Khalid Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, Barwa Bank‘s Executive General Manager and Chief Business Officer, represented the bankat the event that was held on February 27 at Katarawhich aimed to raise awareness of signs and symptoms of cancers which, if caught early, are much more treatable.

 Khalid Al Subeai, Acting Chief Executive Officer of Barwa Bank Group said:“Barwa Bankwas very proud to take part in thisglobal event highlighting the importance of early detection of cancer. Our support to the Qatar Cancer Society's initiative reflects our commitment to the Qatar National Vision 2030 and the state's aspirations for a healthy society.”

 “Barwa Bank has been active in a number of health initiatives as such support is in line with our core principles and our commitment to the well-being of all members of society.We will continue to support such initiatives and work with various institutions in Qatar to contribute positively,” he added.