Bahrain-based BBK said it has won the 2013 Quality Recognition award from JP Morgan for achieving a very high 'straight-through-processing' (STP) rate for funds transfers.
STP is the automated process of payments which inc
Leading Bahrain bank BBK has registered a BD34.5 million ($91.5 million) net profit for the first nine months, up 7.7 per cent compared to BD32.1 million for the same period last year.
The growth in net profit was driven by higher
Bahrain bank BBK said it was honoured with a BIZZ 2013 Award by the World Confederation of Businesses (WorldCob) at a ceremony held in Dubai.
WorldCob is a leading business organisation based in Houston, Texas,
Bahrain-based bank BBK has achieved ISO 27001 and ISO 22301 certifications for its Information Security Management System (ISMS) and Business Continuity Management System (BCMS).
The International Organisation for Standardisation
The Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK) has appointed Ali Ehsan Abbas as its new chief representative for Dubai office.
Effective from Sunday, Abbas will take over the position from C K Jaidev, who in turn will become assistant gener
Leading Bahrain bank BBK has renewed and expanded its partnership with American Express Middle East (AEME), which covers American Express bill settlements through BBK's Internet retail banking channel and its branch network.
BBK registered an 8.2 per cent increase in net profit to BD25.2 million ($66.84m) for the first half of the year, compared with BD23.3 million for the same period last year, a report said.
Earnings per share were up to 27 fils fro
Bahrain-based bank BBK has announced fresh appointments in its executive management team, which are a part of the new organisational structure.
Amit Kumar is the new chief risk officer and head of the credit and risk management di
Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK) said it has opened its third branch in India.
The branch, at Aluva, near Kochi in the south Indian state of Kerala, was inaugurated by India's Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and P