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KHALEEJI COMMERCIAL BANK CONDUCTS A TRAINING WORKSHOP ON ‘CORPORATE GOVERNANCE’ FOR THE BOARD MEMBERS AND EXECUTIVES


KHALEEJI COMMERCIAL BANK CONDUCTS A TRAINING WORKSHOP ON ‘CORPORATE GOVERNANCE’ FOR THE BOARD MEMBERS AND EXECUTIVES


Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain, 22nd September 2016: Khaleeji Commercial Bank (KHCB), one of Bahrain’s leading Islamic retail banks, has recently conducted a workshop that focused on ‘Corporate Governance’.

The one-day workshop was held in co-ordination with GFH financial group and talked about various methods of improving governance that will in turn benefit the organization as a whole. The workshop took place on 19th September, at the main office of KHCB, located at Bahrain Financial Harbour and was attended by the management and a number of Directors and Executives from both KHCB and GFH.

Led by Euromoney Learning Solutions, the one-day workshop was aimed to broaden the awareness on Corporate Governance and polish the essential skills required for members, advisors of the Board of Directors to handle challenging situations. The full day course shed light on various topics, some of which were Ownership, Corporate responsibilities, Methods on Building a strong infrastructure, Board behavior and evaluation, Strategies on handling stocks, Risk management, Financial stewardship as well as focusing on developing long-term relationships as an integral technique for successful corporation growth.

In addition to the lectures, a number of training activities were also conducted where case studies and real life situations were discussed and practical presentations, role plays and field analysis were encouraged.

On this occasion, Chairman of KHCB’s Board, Dr. Ahmed Khalil Al Mutawa, said, “Organizing this workshop is in line with the Board of Directors work policy as we value enhancing Corporate Governance on every level through continuous training and developing work mechanisms and policies. Through this, we can achieve our desired goals and strategic plans.”

He added, “Since its establishment, the bank has adopted a number of initiatives and procedures for Corporate Governance through a certified framework by the Central Bank of Bahrain in addition to placing a number of internal policies that organizes the work of the Board such as the ‘Conflict of Interest Policy’ and ‘Disclosure Policy’.”

Mr. Khalil Al Meer, CEO of KHCB also commented “The development and training processes both play a key role in the bank’s model as KHCB annually organizes a series of training programs for all employees of the bank to ensure qualified manpower that works on delivering the highest performance and achievements which, undoubtedly positively reflects on the quality of services provided to our customers.”

Khaleeji Commercial Bank BSC (KHCB) is an Islamic bank licensed by the CBB, headquartered in the Kingdom of Bahrain and operating under a Retail Islamic Banking license granted by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB). It is a Public Bahraini Shareholding Company listed in Bahrain Bourse. KHCB offers a comprehensive range of innovative banking and investment products and services to individuals, corporate entities and financial institutions. These include commercial and corporate banking, wealth management, structured investment products and project financing facilities.