Manama, Bahrain: In an effort to exercise caution and safeguard the well-being of its staff members during these times of uncertainty, the National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) is implementing a series of internal measures to ensure the health and safety of its employees across its operations, and further support them beyond the workplace.

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain, 11 th March 2020: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) today announced the conclusion of its Annual Ordinary and Extraordinary General Meeting held at Downtown Rotana Hotel, chaired by Mr. FarouK Yousuf Khalil Al Moayyed, NBB Chairman and attended by the majority of Directors, Shareholders, Executive Management, members of the media, delegates from the Ministry of Industry, Commerce & Tourism, Central Bank of Bahrain, Bahrain Bourse, the Bank’s External Auditors KPMG Fakhro, the Bank’s Share Registrar Karvy. Upon the conclusion of the meeting, NBB approved the distribution of a dividend of 35%, comprising a 25% cash dividend and a 10% stock dividend in the form of bonus shares. The Bank’s Shareholders eligible to receive the dividend, which will be distributed from 29/3/2020.

Manama – 12th February 2020 – National Bank of Bahrain B.S.C. (NBB) announced strong financial results for the fourth quarter ending 31 December 2019, marked by a 21.3% increase in its net profits to BHD 18.2 million (USD 48.4 million) compared to BHD 15.0 million (USD 39.9 million) in 2018. The increase in net profit was attributed to a growth in operating income of 6.9% and a lower provision charge of BHD 0.1 million compared to BHD 3.1 million for the same period in 2018.

Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – March 1, 2020: The National Bank of Bahrain has signed an agreement to become StartUp Bahrain’s newest strategic partner. The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) aims to ramp up its efforts to lead the financial sector’s support in growing and developing the startup ecosystem, its startups and stakeholders under its #TeamBahrain vision.

The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has recently announced a new milestone in the history of the Bank after successfully increasing its controlling stake in Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) to 78.81%.