DOHA: Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB), voted “Best Islamic Bank in Qatar”in 2014, launched the first and only Ferrari Credit Card in Qatar, exclusively available to International IslamicWajaha members, the bank’s new first-class banking product offering.
Held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel and Resort in Doha, in the presence of Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani, International Islamic Chairman, the bank demonstrated its vision for International IslamicWajaha (an exclusive package for premium customers) to over 300 specially-invited attendees.
Abdul Basit Al Sheibi, CEO at International Islamic said the bank is proud to announce the launch of International IslamicWajaha and the prestigious Ferrari credit card. “We designed International IslamicWajaha with the objective and commitment to exceed the expectations of our customers, and we hope that the members of International IslamicWajaha shall find value in our first-class product offering. International IslamicWajaha will set the benchmark for Priority Banking in Qatar and the region”.
The event was marked by the screening of a short film that featured the benefits International IslamicWajaha Members will enjoy at over 50 partners across Qatar.
Later, Abdul Basit unveiled Ferrari Credit Card through a 3D Holographic display. “International Islamic is committed to continuously improve its product offering in order to match the ever evolving needs of our customers and it is therefore with great excitement that I can confirm that International Islamic will soon be launching new innovative initiatives that are Islamic Sharia compliant”, he said.
Some of the unique benefits that International IslamicWajaha members will enjoy include the state-of-the-art Wajahabranch at the Pearl-Qatar, fast-track throughout other branches of the bank, dedicated car park, in addition to exclusive offers from top hotels, restaurants and brands outlets in Qatar and abroad, also the access to over 50 private airport lounges including access to the VIP Terminal and Lounge at the new Hamad International Airport. It also has benefits such as free upgrades at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, exclusive benefits when visiting Ferrari Museum in Marrenelo and reduced prices when purchasing merchandise from all Ferrari stores such as the original Ferrari Online Store (store.ferrari.com) and Ferrari Qatar (Al Fardan Sports Motors) situated at The Pearl, Doha.
Giulio Zauner, Head of Ferrari, Middle East Africa, said: “We are pleased to announce our partnership with Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB), to exclusively issue the Ferrari Credit Card in Qatar”.
IhabAyoub, General Manager at VISA – Middle East and North Africa, said: “Visa is proud to be a part of the International islamicWajaha proposition and to introduce the first and only Ferrari Credit Card in Qatar. When Visa developed the Visa Infinite Card it was very much with markets like Qatar in mind that have an affluent and highly sophisticated customer base looking for payment cards that suit the needs of their lifestyle at home and when travelling.” The Peninsula