Manama – 6 November 2018: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) has received a special award from Citi Bahrain for the Bank’s leadership in the payment space. The Citi 2017 Performance Excellence Award is a prestigious honour presented to leading financial institutions worldwide, for achieving high rates of Straight- Through Processing (STP). NBB achieved a Treasury STP Rate of 99% and Commercial STP rate 95% during 2017.

Manama: 17 October 2018 - National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) delivered strong financial results and continued growth for the first nine months of 2018 marked by an 11.3% rise in net profit, which reached BD 55.0 million (US$ 146.3 million) compared to BD 49.4 million (US$ 131.4 million) for the corresponding period of 2017.  Strengthened results were supported by more prudent asset liabilities management. For the third quarter of 2018, the Bank recorded a net profit of BD 18.2 million (US$ 48.4 million) a growth of 2.8% compared to BD 17.7 million (US$ 47.1 million) in the prior-year period.

Manama – 13 October 2018:  National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) today announced two lucky Grand Prize winners of its flagship “AlWatani Savings Scheme” for the month of September 2018. The winners, Ahmed Ali Mohamed Diab and Mohamed Abdulla Mohamed Jassim, who won US$200,000 and US$100,000 respectively, were invited to a special celebration at the Avenues Mall where they were notified of the amount of their prizes and awarded by NBB team members in a festive atmosphere. Other NBB customers and members of the public also joined in to celebrate with the winners at the NBB Avenues Mall stand, where Bank staff provided a number of exciting family activities and entertainment throughout the day.

Manama – 14  October  2018: Yalla Banat today announced the National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) as the Exclusive Financial Sponsor for its upcoming event scheduled to take place at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) on October 19th, 2018. .

Gravity Indoor Skydiving (Gravity) announced that National Bank of Bahrain (NBB), Bahrain’s leading and first locally owned bank, as the golden sponsor one of the 3rd FAI World Cup of Indoor Skydiving.   Organized by Gravity in collaboration with the Bahrain Air Sports Federation, the event will be hosted at the Kingdom of Bahrain on October 25 – 28 and will gather top tier flyers from around the world to compete in several disciplines.