MUSCAT, 02 March 2014 – Shababi, the first youth banking service in Oman from Bank Muscat, has announced an exciting offer for football enthusiasts in Oman. The bank is giving away 100 tickets for the La Liga Legends match to be played between Barcelona and Real Madrid in Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on 14 March.
The exclusive offer is available for Shababi account holders who can win the tickets by increasing their account balance. The top 50 account holders will win 2 tickets each to watch their favorite team play at the La Liga Legends match. The last day for participation is 6 March and 50 Shababi customers with the highest deposits in their account will win 2 tickets each.
Shababi represents the country's youth who are the future of Oman. Shababi, the first youth banking service in Oman, aims to engage the youth beyond banking, offering varied opportunities like sports, games, arts and entertainment to support their lifestyle activities. Notably, Shababi encourages the youth from an early age to develop a savings habit, thereby creating a positive social and economic impact in Oman.
Bank Muscat launched the exclusive Shababi package for youth to support their lifestyle and encourage the savings habit. Shababi is targeted at youth in the age group of 18 to 25 years who are pursuing higher education in university / colleges. Over 23 per cent of the Omani population comprises youth in the age group of 18 to 25 and Shababi fulfills the long-felt need of specialised banking services for this segment.
The customised Shababi package includes special savings account with a lower minimum balance requirement of RO 10. Shababi customers are charged only 250 baisa for lower minimum balance. The package also includes free internet banking, free mobile banking and a colourful and youthful free branded debit card valid for 5 years.
A dedicated web portal (www.bankmuscat.com/shababi) is available for Shababi customers to k themselves updated on events, activities and promotions available with partner establishments, including sports shops, restaurants and entertainment outlets.
Exclusive monthly prize draws are held for Shababi customers in which 10 winners receive RO 300 each. Special competitions and activities are also organised for youth. In tie-ups with leading establishments, the youth also benefit from special offers, promotions and discounts. Shababi package is available for both Omani and expatriate youth studying in local or international colleges in Oman.