Jordan Ahli Bank recently partnered with the Development and Industrial Zones Commission to sponsor the Third Jordan Afak Economic Forum, which was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Amman.
Commenting on this initiative, Mr. Faleh Al- Najjar, Head of Group Small & Medium Banking at Jordan Ahli Bank, said: “Through its sponsorship of this event, Jordan Ahli Bank seeks to support the emergence of innovative projects within the Jordanian community by helping entrepreneurs learn potential ways to fund their projects, in addition to encouraging knowledge and experience sharing with local, regional and foreign specialists. This goes hand in hand with our product development strategy, which lends particular focus to providing services that help entrepreneurs establish and maintain their own ventures.”
Jordan Ahli bank sponsors many local activities, particularly those geared toward supporting the local economy and community. According to a study conducted by Basar Centre on banks’ corporate social responsibility, Ahli Bank was ranked first amongst other Jordanian financial institutions in the field of CSR. The study showed that the bank contributed to the amount of 25 percent of the CSR activities organized by the industry last year. Ahli’s corporate social responsibility strategy is centered on event sponsorship, local community development, conferences participation, academic support sector, staff support, child support, as well as culture and health support.