The terms "development and modernization" were synonymous with Khalid Shoman's name. He endeavored tirelessly throughout his working life, which spanned half a century, to modernize the Arab Bank; develop its administration; update its services, products and delivery channels, as well as safeguard the welfare of the Bank's staff and employees.

Excerpts from Khalid Shoman's Messages in the Annual Reports of the Arab Bank:

Arab Bank, Plc
Annual Report 1988
Annual Report 1993
Annual Report 1994
Annual Report 1995
Annual Report 1997
Annual Report 1999
Annual Report 2000

Islamic International Arab Bank
Annual Report 2000

The Arab Bank was the foremost mission of their lives