Hot off the press: 2015: A pivotal year for global development
January 2015 issue of the OFID Quarterly
Call for applications for the 2015/2016 OFID Scholarship
OFID is pleased to announce that qualified applicants are welcome to apply for the OFID Scholarship 2015/2016.
Energy: The Key for Sustainable Development
Selected statements of OFID Director-General Suleiman J Al-Herbish
OFID and its Energy for the Poor Initiative
Learn more about OFID's role in helping eradicate energy poverty
previous pause next

King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Photo: Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (

OFID extends condolences on loss of King Abdullah

OFID has offered its condolences to Member Country Saudi Arabia on the passing of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud. The late King is succeeded by Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz .

» Read more

News & Events

10th Arab Energy Conference in Abu Dhabi Director-General of OFID: “Energy is crucial for the economic integration and growth of Arab countries"

Mr Suleiman J Al-Herbish, Director-General of OFID, has pointed out that energy is crucial for the economic integration and growth of Arab countries and that OFID is ready to intensify work with Arab partners and investors to finance more energy projects in the region.

» Read more

OFID extends first-ever trade finance funding to Georgia

OFID has extended a US$10m trade finance loan to JSC TBC Bank, Georgia. The Loan is OFID’s first-ever transaction in the country. TBC Bank will use the funds to on-lend to Georgian enterprises for their import and export financing needs.

» Read more


Featured Videos

OFID fights energy poverty in Kenya

OFID's dedicated HIV/AIDS program supports a wide range of initiatives in 103 countries

Give us your feedback Minimize
Let us know what you think of our redesigned website - your feedback will help us continue to improve 

Country Profiles





Beyond the Scope
Annual Award
Director General's Statements Maximize
Subscribe to our e-Newsletter Minimize