More than 250 brand partners and over 500 outlets will participate in the 41-day event, which is supported by Visa.
The annual shopping festival will bring together prominent hypermarkets, malls, retail outlets, hotels and restaurants, and will offer an array of weekly cash prizes, special offers and discounts at participating outlets, across Oman.
The bank has also lined up five weekly draws offering RO300 cash prizes each for 150 winners. Thirty winners will be selected every week and a total of RO45,000 will be given away in prize money on a minimum spend of RO10.
Isaac Thomas, country manager for Qatar, Oman and Yemen at Visa International, said, “The bank muscat shopping festival has already become one of the most popular events in Oman and Visa welcomes the opportunity to further enhance the long standing relationship with it.
"This event will reiterate our objective to support the growth of secure and convenient electronic payments in the country.”
Tariq Atiq, assistant general manager, cards and e-banking, said, “The festival encourages customers to pay by card, underscoring the fact that such payments are both convenient and secure.”