Al Khaliji Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C. , the next generation bank, organised its second annual football tournament in support of Qatar’s National Sport Day and in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility.  

al khaliji’s 5-A-side Football Tournament, held on 13 February 2016 at Al Sadd Sports Club, involved  a number of teams from local and international organisations and saw enthusiastic participation, sportsmanship and positive team spirit among all competing groups.

A total of 12 teams participated in the competition featuring, Qatar Development Bank (QDB), Tasweeq, Qatar Airways, Gulf English School (GES), Carnegie Mellon University, WOQOD, Qatar National Bank (QNB), Amwaj, Al Fardan, Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), Q-Chem and a team from al khaliji Bank.

The first place was awarded to Amwaj, followed by Carnegie Mellon University in second place and Q-Chem in third place.

al khaliji has previously taken part in several initiatives, as part of the bank’s larger corporate social responsibility programme, which encompasses all facets of community development in Qatar, tackling environmental sustainability, social and cultural development, and humanitarian efforts.