Sami Aman Faraj, a customer of National Bank of Oman's (NBO) Salalah branch was announced the lucky winner of Al Kanz Millionaire Cash Prize for March at a draw held recently at Amerat Park.
Ahmed bin Saud bin Hamud al Maashari, member of the Shura Council, representative of the wilayat of Amerat and chairman of the Youth Committee, presided over the event, which was held in the presence of the bank’s senior management officials.
A crowd of over 5,000 people, including customers, along with their families and the bank’s employees, enjoyed an exciting evening of entertainment, exciting prizes, games and a spectacular fireworks display, while waiting for the lucky winner’s name to be announced.
Speaking on the occasion, Abdul Qadir Ahmed, head of sales and distribution, NBO, said, “Our Al Kanz Savings Scheme continues to grow in popularity. It is held in high regard by all our customers, resulting in a product that inspires savings. We are extremely delighted to see the excitement among the crowds present here to witness and participate in this unique event during which yet another Al Kanz millionaire was announced".
“The winner’s life has changed overnight. We will not only remain committed to inculcating a strong savings habit among our customers but will also continue to reward them for doing so. I urge all our customers to deposit with Al Kanz for longer durations and thereby increase their chances of becoming Al Kanz Millionaires.”
Ahmed said that the Al Kanz 2013 scheme ensures customers win cash prizes throughout the year. “The unique feature of Al Kanz Savings Scheme continues to be the popular Loyalty Program, which entitles ‘loyal customers’ to carry forward their chances accumulated in 2012 to 2013. The longer customers save with Al Kanz, the more are their chances of winning,” he said