Posted on June 12, 2015

Mashreq Qatar, the leading financial institution in the Middle East & North Africa, has launched a credit card promotion that customers can benefit from during the holiday season ahead.

Customers who use their Mashreq Platinum Credit Card to purchase travel tickets, hotel stays or holiday packages will earn triple Salaam points with additional travel benefits whilst Gold Credit Card holders will receive double Salaam points during June’s promotion. Customers can redeem Salaam points for free shopping at leading brand outlets in Qatar including Sharaf DG, Jumbo, Malabar Gold, Joyalukkas, ALDO, Homes R Us, Quality Hypermarket, Starlink and lot more.

Niranjan Mendonca - Head of Retail Banking – Mashreq, said:This is the time when most of our customers are in the process of purchasing tickets or booking holiday plans.  We want to ensure that they are able to maximize holiday fun by earning extra points and using them for free shopping.  Platinum credit card customers are also entitled to an ongoing 10% discount when booking their flights on Gulf Air enabling them to save on travel expenses.”

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During the promotion period, Platinum cardholders will receive 6 Salaam points for every Qatari Rial of spend on travel related items, while Gold cardholders will receive 4 Salaam points on travel related spend.  Platinum Credit cardholders are also able to enjoy a complimentary elite travel protection plan. The plan from Mashreq Qatar covers the cost of medical emergencies, trip cancellation, lost baggage and provides many other benefits allowing customers to travel carefree. On top of the travel protection plan, Mashreq Platinum Credit Card customers are able to experience a complimentary Al Maha meet and assist service twice a year at Hamad International Airport taking away the hassle of waiting in line and handling luggage.

Mashreq Credit Card holders can enroll to the limited and exclusive promo by sending an SMS with “TRAV” to 92677.