Posted on March 23, 2011

IBQ today announced the launch of its latest merchant partner promotion for its credit cardholders.

Running from March 15 until July 31 this year, “Dining Celebration” is the sixth installment in the popular programme and offers exclusive discounts of up to 25% on an array of fine and casual dining choices across a range of restaurants, 5-star hotels and at The Pearl-Qatar. All IBQ credit cardholders can now enjoy the best culinary experiences while saving money, in addition to the 5% Cash Back.

IBQ's merchant partner programme is unique in Qatar and features exclusive discounts, offers and savings across the most exclusive hotels and retailers in the country, along with other savings on travel and entertainment throughout the year.

Philip King, AGM- Retail Banking

Philip King, Head of Retail Banking at IBQ said: "Our merchant partner programme at IBQ is truly unique. This long-term programme brings together a variety of merchants offering our credit card customers choice as well as value.”

“At IBQ, we are committed to innovation and quality in the way we do banking bringing high-value products and service that are not only efficient but also enhance our customers' lifestyles. We continue to work hard to provide the best deals for our credit cardholders in addition to the 5% Cash Back feature. The current dining promotion will provide a special discount for our customers who wish to enjoy the best dining experience in Qatar."

IBQ's premium range of credit cards includes the IBQ Gold MasterCard, the IBQ Visa Platinum and the IBQ Visa Infinite. Since launch, IBQ’s best-in-class credit cards have continued to outperform the market in terms of growth. Month on month figures show a robust and sustained increase in new customer base. This range is supported by a full retail banking platform at IBQ including a 24 hour Call Centre, online banking and SMS banking.