The National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) hosted a virtual financial literacy session on Financial Budgeting for its commercial and SME clients. The webinar was presented by Fatima AlKooheji, Financial Controller at NBB, and is part of the bank’s ongoing sustainability strategy to spread awareness of financial literacy within the SME ecosystem at large.
The session, especially targeting business owners, aimed to equip NBB existing and potential clients with necessary information to gain a better understanding of financial budgeting. Attendees learned how to take control of their finances by harnessing the bank’s expertise to manage their businesses more efficiently.
Commenting on the webinar, Eyad Ebrahim, Head of Business Management at NBB, said: “At NBB, we continue to provide sessions on the importance of various scopes of financial literacy to ensure that our Commercial & SME customers are receiving up-to-date knowledge that will help propel their businesses forward. Financial awareness is the key to the success of any business, and responsible banking is an integral requirement for success within our industry.
NBB remains committed to integrating ESG factors into our community investment strategies as we seek to embed this form of education across the Kingdom.”
NBB continues to spread financial literacy across its organisation and aims to establish a financially aware community to help in the growth of the Kingdom’s economy. The bank strives for a holistic approach that aligns the business with the needs of the community and the country’s social, economic and environmental efforts.