(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) bank muscat and Oman Air, have joined hands to launch a co-branded credit card that rewards customers on all transactions.
H E Darwish bin Ismail al Balushi, Minister Responsible for Financial Affairs, was the guest of honour at the launch ceremony of Bank Muscat - Oman Air co-branded credit card at the bank's head office.
AbdulRazak Ali Issa, chief executive of bank muscat; Abdul Razak al Raisi, chief commercial officer, Oman Air, attended the event.
H E Balushi said, ''The initiative is a fine example of co-operation between companies aimed at serving customers with niche products and services. The new card encourages electronic payment in line with the government's e-governance initiative.''
Issa said: ''Bank Muscat is delighted to partner with Oman Air to launch the unique co-branded card that marks the beginning of a new collaborative journey between the sultanate's leading bank and the national airline.''
The co-branded card creates a vibrant synergy that allows customers to benefit from a world of exclusive privileges and benefits.
The spectacular brand recognition offered by the dynamic card unleashes convenience and opens up a window of exclusive rewards while shopping, dining out or travelling anywhere in the world.
The card offers a slew of benefits and rewards, including membership to Sindbad Frequent Flyer Programme by the national carrier.
Notably, benefits accrue on all card transactions. For every RO1 spent on the card, cardholders are rewarded with 2 miles on Sindbad Frequent Flyer Programme (FFP).
The accumulated miles can be redeemed for Oman Air tickets.
Attractive rewards have been lined up to welcome new cardholders.
On enrollment, all cardholders will receive a bonus of 1,000 Sindbad miles. The first 500 cardholders will also receive additional 8000 Sindbad miles.
The annual subscription charge for the card is RO 15. The rewards and facilities extended by Oman Air to Sindbad FFP members will also be available for the co-branded cardholders.
The SFFP privileges include dedicated check-in counters at Muscat International Airport, additional baggage allowance on Oman Air flights, discount at Muscat Duty Free outlets, Majan lounge access, priority baggage status, business class upgrade etc.<