Kuwait: Two days left for NBK Walkathon05.12.2018
Two days left for the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) walkathon registration. The Walkathon will be held on Saturday, 8th December2018. The walkathon Center, in the Green Island, will be open till the end of today (Thursday 6th of December) from 1:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
NBK Group CEO Issam J. Al Sager, NBK Deputy Group CEO Shaikha Al Baher, NBK- Kuwait CEO Salah Yousef Al Fulaij and NBK- Kuwait Deputy CEO and NBK General Manager, Treasury Group, Sulaiman Barrak al Marzouq, NBK General Manager, Consumer Banking Group, Mohammad Al Othman and NBK General Manager Group Human Resources, Emad Al Ablani were welcomed at the NBK Walkathon center in as they prepared to take part in the 8th of December event.
Thousands of participants have signed up for this annual festival. NBK's Walkathon is marked by a variety of fun, entertainment and health awareness activities.
NBK will award the top 10 winners in each category, and will give away two brand new Nissan cars from Al Babtain Group, as grand prizes during the Walkathon along with many other valuable prizes.
Ten winners will be selected from each of the 10 categories of participants. The walk for both the female and male participants will start from the Green Island on the Gulf Road to the Shuwaikh Beach Park, parallel to the Gulf Road, next to KPC building for a distance of 11 Km.
NBK strongly supports sporting events and encourages various sporting activities as means to promote a healthier and more active lifestyle for members of the community. Throughout the year, NBK also organizes several social awareness programs including Educational, Environmental, Health and many other active initiatives.
Kuwait: NBK Academy Celebrates Graduation of 20th Batch of Employees07.01.2019
The National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) celebrated the graduation of its 20th batch of newly recruited employees from its annual NBK Academy which develops the skills of university graduates and qualifies them to work in the banking sector.
The ceremony was attended by the Chief Executive Officer - Kuwait at the National Bank of Kuwait, Mr. Salah Al-Fulaij, the Deputy CEO - Kuwait at the National Bank of Kuwait, Mr. Sulaiman Al-Marzouq and other members of the Executive Management.
Graduates who have ranked first this year were awarded for outstanding efforts in the duration of the program, attending lectures, practical training and on-site visits to branches.
During the four-month period of the program, the training phases of the Academy covered the various aspects of banking such as banking principles, risk management, teamwork, financial accounting, marketing, negotiation, consumer and commercial lending, in addition to practical trainings in rotating departments within the Bank during which they were mentored by internationally-accredited trainers to enable employees to gain specialized banking skills.
NBK Academy is designed to develop the theoretical and practical skills of trainees to prepare them to the banking sector and arm them with hands-on experience, as well as familiarize them with the Bank's business structure and culture to support their career development goals.