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PRESS RELEASE QNB rewards customers using Tap and PayDoha, June 17, 2012 - Qatar National Bank (QNB) the largest financialinstitution in the State of Qatar and the MENA region, is encouraging its customersto apply and use the revolutionary Tap and Pay payment solution by rewardingthem with easy to redeem cash bonuses. This QNB incentive will be will run untilJuly 10 2012Tap and Pay is the first mobile Near Field Communication (NFC) payments programlaunched in Qatar that allows QNB customers to easily turn their mobile phones intotheir credit cards. QNB is now looking to reward those customers that apply for aTap and Pay product, which can be either a SIM card for NFC enabled mobilephones or a Sticker, and start to use it for payments at accepting merchants. Thekey feature of this rewards period is that all new Tap and Pay users will receivecash bonuses upon activating their card and its first subsequent usage.On their first Tap and Pay transaction customers will receive a cash paymentequally to the transaction amount. This bonus will only be granted once and mustbe during the campaign period. Also, the maximum cash bonus received will be 100QAR, even if the transaction amount is greater.QNB also has a straightforward and effective redemption mechanism. The activationcash bonus will be transferred to all eligible client credit card accounts at the end ofthe promotion period. Note that this cash bonus will be paid only to thosecustomers with active NFC products, providing that their credit card accounts don’tregister any delinquencies.The key benefit of carrying out payments using the Tap and Pay option is ease andconvenience. Signatures and PINs are not required for purchases of QR100 or less,which makes Tap and Pay one of the fastest payment methods available in themarket, which considerably improves the overall shopping experience. In addition,Tap and Pay offers an alternative to always having to carry around sums of money.QNB customers can purchase what they want without being limited to the amountof cash they have on hand.Tap and Pay products also benefit from enhanced security. The mobile phone orsticker doesn’t even have to leave customer’s hands during payments. Eachtransaction uses state- of- the- art security that then generates a randomverification code that cannot be counterfeited. This simultaneously protectscustomer funds and card details while putting the Bank’s customers at ease withadded peace of mind.
Just last month, QNB was awarded the Best Mobile Application payment award forits Tap and Pay card option at the Smart Card Awards Middle East 2012 which washeld in Abu Dhabi. The Bank’s Tap and Pay card utilises NFC on user’s phones.NFC is a set of standards for smartphones and similar gadgets, which works byestablishing radio communication with each other by either touching them togetheror bringing them into very close proximity with one another.QNB is always looking to be the institute of choice for customers. Not only doesQNB provide a quick and easy payment solution with its Tap and Pay option, butcustomers also have an overall improved shopping experience.QNB is once again signaling its place at the forefront of the banking sector. InMarch of this year, the Bank launched its Tap and Pay card feature at QITCOM,ahead of its rollout Qatar wide. With its launch QNB also became the first bank todo so Qatar wide. *** END ***