National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) recently announced the re-launch of the Al Watani Savings campaign for 2012. After the stupendous success of the 2011 Al Watani campaign, which saw 7 winners share a mega prize of US $ 777,777.77, the 2012 Al Watani Savings campaign now offers a whole lot more to the customers of NBB. In keeping with the benchmark that NBB has set for itself, the new prize scheme offers a massive $ 787878.78 to be won by 7 winners. This scheme has been specifically developed to reward a wider cross section of the customers. Seven lucky individuals stand to win these 7 Mega prizes in 2 separate draws - One to be held during September and the other will be held in January 2013. NBB’s Al Watani Savings was the pioneer of saving schemes in the Kingdom and the new revamped prize structure bears testimony to NBB’s commitment in offering innovative and attractive product schemes to its customers. The revamped programme also offers 7 monthly prizes of US $ 7878.78 each.
NBB announced the winners of the revamped Al Watani Savings Scheme for the month of April during a draw held at the Bank’s premises. The 7 winners, who won US$ 7878.78 each, were Amal Sabt Radhi Al Yasi, Yusuf Ahmed Mohamed Abdali Yusuf, Sharifa Ahmed Abdulla Qambar, Fowzeya Abdulla Salmeen, Maytham A.Aziz Ahmed Hassan Taweel, Hasan Ali Ahmed AlAjmi, and Sabeka Juma Amer Ahmed Al Mihzaa.
The A| Watani Savings scheme endeavours to make it easy for customers to save and win attractive prizes. Customers do not need to open a separate account or buy certificates. All savings account balances of customers are automatically included for the prizes. Furthermore, customers who have SaveWave accounts are also eligible for all the prizes. In order to provide almost every customer a chance to win the exciting prizes on offer, a minimum of BD 50 in any account is all that is needed to be eligible.
NBB General Manager (Domestic Banking Group), Mr. Abdul Aziz Al Ahmed said: “We are extremely pleased to have relaunched the Al Watani Savings Programme for 2012 with a revamped prize structure encompassing a wider pool of prizes. We are proud that the Al Watani Savings Programme encourages people to save, a habit we wish to promote amongst the citizens of the Kingdom and the future generation of Bahrain. We offer our heartiest congratulations to the winners and thank them for banking with NBB.”
Draws for the prizes will be held each month. Customers who maintain an average monthly balance of BD 1,000 and above will be eligible to participate in the mega prize draws and all monthly draws. Customers with balance of BD 50 and above are eligible to participate for the monthly draws.