(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Noor Islamic Bank on Monday announced its new augmented reality "Bank in Your Hand" smartphone and tablet application, the first of its kind in the Middle East, at Gitex Technology Week, where it is showcasing its vision of the "Bank of the Future".
The Noor App, which will be available for download in November, will enable customers to access Noor Islamic Bank's full range of products and services, from opening an account to executing banking transactions, such as money transfers and utility bill payments.
The bank is also seeking approval from the UAE Central Bank to enable customers to securely deposit cheques via the app, by scanning the cheque with their smartphone or tablet.
"Next generation Noor customers will not want to visit a bank branch for their day-to-day banking needs... The Noor App is a key part of our commitment to providing our customers with convenience banking, wherever and whenever they want it," said Hussain Al Qemzi, group CEO of Noor Investment Group and CEO of the bank.