Doha, Qatar: Barwa Bank, the most innovative Shari’ah compliant bank in Qatar, has announced the launch of its mobile application for all customers to meet their daily financial needs.
Barwa Bank new mobile application can be used on smart devices and is compatible with both IOS and Android. The new application is designed to offer customers speed, efficiency and maximum security while accessing their accounts and executing the banking transactions.
This application includes new services and features, including Barwa Bank rewards, money transfer with Western Union and cardless cash withdrawal services.
With Barwa Bank Rewards, customers can now view their loyalty points and redeem at a wide range of redemption options, including booking flights or hotel bookings, car rentals or shopping. They can also transfer their loyalty points to Qatar Airways, Nojoom or Shukran.
Money transfer with Western Union provides the fastest and easiest way to send money around the world using Western Union’s Account Based Money Transfer service through bank channels and ATMs. This service enables Barwa Bank customers to transfer funds online in a few simple steps.
The cardless cash withdrawal service is a local money transfer service available on Barwa Bank’s mobile application that gives customers the convenience to send money to any beneficiary in Qatar. All that a customer needs to know is the mobile number of the person he/she is transferring money to, within Qatar. The new app also includes a facility to directly transfer donations to local charities.
Furthermore, the new mobile application allows customers to manage their credit or debit cards; they can activate and stop the card at any time using the application. When traveling abroad, the new app allows the user to change the PIN number of debit and credit cards and to also make payments on the account of minors linked in parents account.
On this occasion, Mr Khalid al-Subeai, Group Chief Executive Officer at Barwa Bank, said:
“ In the fast-paced growth of tech-enabled economy, we are pleased to launch our new mobile application to offer convenience to our esteemed customers who can manage their bank account on the go amid their busy schedules. With this new mobile application launch, we have also rolled out Barwa Bank Rewards for customers to view their loyalty points and redeem at a wide range of redemption options. The launch of Barwa Bank’s new mobile application is a continuation of our efforts and commitment to provide customers with convenient financial solutions. We remain committed in our endeavours to provide excellent products and services to our customers, as well as reward them for choosing Barwa Bank as their trusted banking partner.”
Registered account holders as well as new customers need to download the new mobile application to benefit from its functions. To know more about the new mobile application please visit Barwa Bank’s website www.barwabank.com, or call on 800 8555.