Manama – 13 October 2018:  National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) today announced two lucky Grand Prize winners of its flagship “AlWatani Savings Scheme” for the month of September 2018. The winners, Ahmed Ali Mohamed Diab and Mohamed Abdulla Mohamed Jassim, who won US$200,000 and US$100,000 respectively, were invited to a special celebration at the Avenues Mall where they were notified of the amount of their prizes and awarded by NBB team members in a festive atmosphere. Other NBB customers and members of the public also joined in to celebrate with the winners at the NBB Avenues Mall stand, where Bank staff provided a number of exciting family activities and entertainment throughout the day.

Commenting, Mr. Abdulaziz Al Ahmed, Chief Executive – Retail, Commercial and SMEs Banking at NBB, said, “We are delighted to celebrate our two grand prize winners as part of our commitment to getting closer to our customers and the community. These occasions allow NBB a special opportunity to acknowledge and reward the loyalty of our many dedicated customers. We were also pleased with the strong public presence at our Avenues stand, which reflects the success of our enhanced efforts to engage with the community and those we serve. We look forward to awarding further winners and invite our customers to save as the Dream Prize announcement draws near.”

The new and enhanced prizes of the 2018 “AlWatani Savings Scheme” provides customers the chance to win an even bigger array of valuable prizes. This includes a generous amount of monthly cash prizes in addition to the largest Dream Prize ever to be offered in the Kingdom of Bahrain comprising US$1 million in cash, a luxury villa and Porsche SUV all for one winner.

The AlWatani Savings Scheme has to date delivered more than US$19 million in financial prizes and other rewards to customers since its inception.