Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Oman- Bank Sohar introduces two credit card offers for summer  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 20/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) With the holiday season approaching, Bank Sohar announced the launch of a new value added service and a promotion for its Excel Credit Cards holders at a press conference held on Thursday at Crowne Plaza Muscat. 

The conference also played a host to representatives from various reputed travel agencies within the country in order to educate them on the exclusive offers. The new service titled Travel Now, Pay Later' allows Bank Sohar Excel Credit Card customers to avail the convenience of paying for flight tickets, accommodation and any other travel related expenses from any merchant over a 12 month instalment period, interest free and without any additional fees.

Whereas the promotion titled Shop & Win' offers Bank Sohar Excel Credit Card customers a chance to enter monthly draws to win great prizes that include electronic gadgets and devices on any purchases of RO50 or more either through Point of Sale (POS) or through the Internet. The exclusive Shop & Win' promotion and the unique Travel Now, Pay Later' service are both available to customers till June 30.

Highlighting on the newly introduced promotion and service, R Narasimhan, DGM & head of retail banking, Bank Sohar, said, ''The holiday season is soon to approach us and we at Bank Sohar understand the stresses and expenses involved when planning a holiday; whether for an individual or the entire family. This is why we have tailored a special promotion and a distinctive service that complement each other and provide a financial solution by easing the expense burden whilst providing an incentive as well to reward the customer.''

Travel Now, Pay Later' and Shop & Win' highlight the convenience of using BanSohar credit cards when purchasing travel related arrangements providing them with an easy payment mechanism as well as rewarding customers respectively. The Travel Now, Pay Later' service is applicable for travel bookings, accommodation, transportation, car rentals and any other travel related expenses made through point of sale (POS) or via online bookings, with a value of RO500 or above. Once the booking has been made, customers have the choice of paying back the amount in equal monthly instalments over 12 months, with the advantage of zero per cent interest over the payment period.

Any customer using Bank Sohar Classic, Gold, Platinum, Internet or Infinite Credit Cards can avail this service by following a simple registration formality with the bank's call centre after the purchase has been made. This offer is valid for one transaction per customer, per instalment period. On the launch of Travel Now, Pay Later' service, Shankar Bose, general manager, Bahwan Travel Agencies, who was present at the event, said, ''This is quite an attractive offer for anyone banking with Bank Sohar and looking to make travel plans.

It will allow them to pay for their dream holiday with ease over a period of an entire year without having to worry about any excess payments or interest. Bank Sohar has also picked the most opportune time to launch this offer, as we are fast approaching the holiday season.''

With Shop & Win' promotion, Bank Sohar is introducing a rewarding way to shop using any of its Classic, Gold, Platinum, Internet or Infinite credit cards. For every purchase of RO50 and above, either through POS or internet, customers get a chance to enter into a monthly draw to win great prizes that include electronic gad


 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 Sep 1 2016 - Egypt, China increase ties due to West failuresMENAFN
(MENAFN) Egypt and China will boost ties due to West failures, while Egypt will collaborate in the follow-up conference, the second Investing in Africa Forum.Accordingly, China Central Television ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Saudi-Aramco to build China refineryMENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Aramco is in talks with China National Petroleum Corporation in order to build the Yunnan refinery in China.Furthermore, the Opec heavyweight increased production in June to meet a ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Veeam to Educate Middle East Organizations about Transitioning from Legacy Backup to Availability Solutions for the Modern Data Centre at GITEX 2016MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) DUBAI, UAE, 1st September, 2016: VeeamĀ® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterpriseā„¢, has reiterated its commitment to ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Morocco- Moroccan Pastoral: At Home Among FriendsMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Northern Morocco - of years long gone, of places now completely unrecognizable; across all that time-imaginary and real - there's still one constant: friendship. Having ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Morocco Ranks 28th Friendliest Country in the WorldMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Morocco has Ranked 28th Friendliest Country Worldwide for Expatriates, Higher Than France, Germany and Finland. A new report titled Expat Insider 2016, released by ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Gabon opposition reject Bongo election 'victory'The Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) (FILES) This file photo taken on August 28, 2016 shows Gabon's incumbent president Ali Bongo Ondimba speaks to members of his campaign at election offices in Libreville.AFP / ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Damas begins 'Made in UAE' journey: CEOKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Damas has started its journey from being a home grown brand to its new identity of 'Made in UAE' with the opening of its new facility in Nad Al Hamar, said Anan Fakhreddin, ...

 Sep 1 2016 - UAE maintains global ranking in ICT indexKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The UAE has maintained its 12th position global ranking in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) index, one of the key indicators included in the 2016 Global ...

 Sep 1 2016 - Nakheel to bring DoubleTree to Al Khail AvenueKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Nakheel has signed a Letter of Intent with Hilton Worldwide to manage a new, 256-room hotel at Jumeirah Village Triangle. Under the proposed agreement, the 18-storey hotel ...

 Sep 1 2016 - UAE- DIFC on track to meet 2024 targetsKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is on track to meet its 2024 targets as it achieved major milestones of over 21,000 employees and over 1,500 firms in the centre ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help