Frederic de Melker, Head of Priority Banking, Emirates NBD
The Priority Banking Division of Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today that it issponsoring the 3rd annual Al Rais Explore& Experience Travel Show. This is in line with the bank’s objectiveof providingits mass affluent customers with an enriched banking experience and exquisite lifestyle benefits.
The three-day consumer travel exhibition is taking place from April 19-21, 2012, at the Star Atrium in Dubai Mall where customers will get the opportunity to meet world travel and tourism professionalswho can assistthem in gettingvalue-addedtravel packages at the most lucrative rates.
“At Priority Banking, we are continually exploring opportunities that will enrich the life of our customers,”said Frederic de Melker, Head of Priority Banking, Emirates NBD.“With summer fast approaching, most people have begun to plan their summer holidays. We are pleased to sponsor the Al Rais annual travel show, as itwill give our customers the opportunity to meet personally with world travel and tourism experts who can advise on the best destinations to visit and provide packages at the best prices.”
Mohammed Al Rais, Deputy Managing Director of Al Rais Holidayssaid: “With the economy showing positive signs of recovery, we believe there will be a positive impact on the travel industry, which will be at the forefront of this upward trend. That is why we are anticipating good visitor numbers at this year’s event. We will draw on our long-standing expertise in sourcing and planning and a strong global network, to provide holiday seekers with viable travel options for anywhere in the world. We are pleased to team with the biggest banking group in the United Arab Emirates to provide this exclusive travel experience for all our visitors.”
During the event, Emirates NBD Priority Banking customers will receive a 10 per cent discount if booking a travel package during the show using their Emirates NBD cards. Furthermore, customers could win a two night stay at a 5-star hotel by participating in daily draws during the three-day event,plus an all-expenses paid trip to Thailandin the grand draw.