Doha Bank received the “Global Good Governance (3G) Awards 2017” under the category “3G Environmental Responsibility Award 2017” on 24th April 2017 at Fairmont The Palm, Dubai, UAE. This award ceremony was hosted by Cambridge IF Analytica. Leaders from Corporate Sector, Social Sector & Philanthropy sectors participated in the Award Ceremony.
On receiving the Award Dr. R. Seetharaman Doha Bank CEO said” The Global Good Governance Award recognizes the measures undertaken on corporate governance and sustainable development by Doha Bank across its global operations. Doha Bank had realigned its risk management and corporate governance framework in line with the regulatory reforms which have come after the global financial crisis. Economies, institutions and individuals need to follow governance. It can be called corporate governance for institutions, and global governance for economies. Individuals are affected by corporate governance and global governance due to the links with institutions and economies, respectively. Doha Bank advocates and practices Green Banking, which is one of the core business philosophies that would support the sustainability into the future. It has also conducted and participated in knowledge sharing events relating to climate change mitigation. Doha Bank also believes in Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which into force from beginning of 2016 after adoption of the same at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015. Doha Bank has produced Governance reports and Sustainable development reports consistently for many years. Sustainability is the key for long-term growth.”