DUBAI, July 17 Doha Bank, Qatar's
fourth largest lender by assets, posted a 9.9 percent rise in
second-quarter net profit on Thursday, in line with analyst
It made 388 million riyals ($107 million) in the second
quarter, according to Reuters calculations, up from 353 million
riyals in the same period of 2013.
Seven analysts polled by Reuters had forecast on average the
bank would make a profit of 380.9 million riyals in the second
Doha Bank said in a bourse statement its net profit for the
first half of this year was 787 million riyals, compared with
748 million riyals in the corresponding period in 2013.
($1 = 3.6404 Qatar Riyals)
(Reporting by Nadia Saleem; Editing by Olzhas Auyezov)