First Gulf Bank (FGB), the leading financial partner of choice in the UAE, recently held its second quarterly Emirati Al Awwal Draw. Zayed Ali Talib Ali Alkhalifi won the jackpot prize of AED 1 million, while Maitha Mouftah Awad won AED 100,000 at the draw.
The other 150 lucky winners took home AED 10,000 in cash. The draw was supervised by a representative from the Department of Economic Development, Abu Dhabi.
As part of its commitment to offer its customers high quality products and services, the bank launched the programme to encourage Emiratis to save regularly. Since the start of the programme, over AED 31.39 Million has been given away to Emirati Customers.
Huda Abdulla, Executive Vice President - Branch Distribution, First Gulf Bank, congratulated the customer on having won the quarterly jackpot. “This month we have given away 2.6 Million in cash prizes distributed to 152 lucky customers. We would like to congratulate our winner, Zayed Ali Talib Ali Alkhalifi on his win of 1 million AED. First Gulf Bank is deeply rooted in the UAE community and tailor made products such as Emirati Al Awwal are designed to fit their requirements and financial needs.”
“The Emirati Al Awwal programme falls in line with First Gulf Bank’s efforts of promoting sound saving habits. This unique savings scheme has already rewarded 2298 UAE Nationals, who have won cash prizes of over AED 31.39 million. Each month we are witnessing a growth in our customer base, this is very encouraging.” Abdulla added.
Commenting on his win, Zayed Ali Talib Ali Alkhalifi said: “I am very pleased to be the lucky winner of this draw and I would like to thank First Gulf Bank for its exceptional products and services, which encourage me to bank with them in the first place. First Gulf Bank’s impressive offerings and benefits make it my bank of choice. Emirati Al Awwal which is the best saving program in the UAE, helped me to save efficiently and easily in a way that meets my financial needs.”
The next quarterly draw will be held on Sunday, October 9. Emirati Al Awwal Certificates valued at AED 1,000 each, are automatically entered into the monthly draw 30 days after the certificates’ issuance date and into the quarterly draw after 90 days of issuance. The certificates are fully refundable, and can be purchased at any of the bank’s branches in addition to “Larry”, “Al Fardan”, and “Al Ansari Exchange” across the UAE. For more information visit www.fgb.ae