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Bank Muscat evokes strong response to 2018 FIFA World Cup™ packages

​MUSCAT, 04 April 2018

Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, in association with Visa, has whipped up excitement of 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Oman, offering 15 all-expenses-paid packages to witness the semi-final matches and the finals in Russia.


In step with the Bank's 'To serve you better, everyday' vision and thanks to the partnership with Visa, football enthusiasts in Oman have the unique opportunity to experience the thrills and excitement of the crowning glory of world football in Russia. Each exclusive FIFA World Cup™ package includes match tickets for 2 persons (winner + 1), special seating at the stadium, hotel accommodation, transportation in Russia with one-day excursion, Business Class air travel to Russia and Visa pre-paid card loaded with $450.


Winners will be selected from the Bank's Private banking, asalah Priority banking, al Jawhar Privilege banking customer segments and other customers with Visa credit cards. All Bank Muscat cardholders are required to use their Visa credit cards to qualify.


All existing Bank Muscat Visa credit cardholders using their cards till 31 May 2018 will be automatically entered into a draw to win an all-expenses paid trip to 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Russia. Every RO 10 card transaction spent entitles customers to one chance for the draw. More the customers use their Visa credit card, more the chances to win. The draw will be held in the first week of June.


Spicing up the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ experience, Bank Muscat, in association with Visa, is offering a limited edition 2018 FIFA World Cup™ credit card. The exclusive Bank Muscat Visa card celebrating the crowning glory of world football is a collector's item that can be used locally and around the world. Salary assignment to the Bank is not a pre-requisite to acquire the special edition card, which is available in all Bank Muscat branches across the Sultanate.


Customers who apply, receive and use the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ card will be automatically entered into the draw to win an all-expenses paid trip to 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Russia.


The exclusive 2018 FIFA World Cup™ card is an attractive memorabilia complementing a lifetime opportunity facilitated by the Bank, in association with Visa, to experience the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ excitement in Russia. The card offers enhanced security and convenience with attractive benefits to customers. For the first time in Oman, the Visa Classic card is issued in the Visa easy read format which provides a full visual of the FIFA World Cup trophy on the card.


The wide range of Bank Muscat cards, which spell convenience and security, is the preferred mode of payment in Oman. The Bank's strategy is to motivate a change in consumer behaviour that makes 'payment by cards' both a habit and preference, thereby promoting electronic payment in the country. Embedded with electronic chip, the cards ensure maximum protection and peace of mind to Bank Muscat customers.