Bank Muscat, Visa to offer 15 fans a chance to watch World Cup in Russia

MUSCAT: Bank Muscat in association with Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, is all set to bring alive the magic of 2018 Fifa World Cup in Oman.
Football enthusiasts in Oman will have the unique opportunity to experience the thrills and excitement of the crowning glory of world football as Bank Muscat, in association with Visa, is offering 15 all-expenses-paid packages to witness the Fifa World Cup semifinal matches and the finals, live in Russia from June 14 to July 15.
The exclusive Fifa World Cup packages will be distributed among the bank’s Private, asalah, al Jawhar and other customers with Visa credit cards. The eligibility conditions will be on card usage. Each winner will receive all-expenses paid 5 day/4 night package for 2 people to witness semifinal and final matches of the World Cup. The package includes airline tickets, match ticket, hotel accommodation and sight-seeing in Russia.
Bank Muscat, in association with Visa, has lined up a series of campaigns and activities to build up and sustain the World Cup excitement in Oman. All Bank Muscat customers with Visa credit cards will receive one chance for the exclusive World Cup package on every RO 10 spend. The winners will be selected in a draw to be held on June 10.
Amjad al Lawati, AGM — Cards & eBanking, said: “Bank Muscat, in association with Visa, is happy to bring alive the Fifa World Cup magic in Oman. The passion for football, which serves as a unifying factor in bringing the world together is indeed an occasion for celebration. Bank Muscat is proud to lead by example, not only in the field of banking and finance, but in all arenas, including sports. The bank is proud to elevate the experience associated with the real action of Fifa World Cup in Russia. We fully believe the passion for football, which runs in the blood of Omanis, could not have been rewarded better. This is indeed a very special opportunity for football enthusiasts in Oman and we believe they will fully enjoy the experience. We thank Fifa and Visa for their valuable efforts and contributions in facilitating this unique opportunity in Oman.”
The bank’s World Cup campaign rationale is centred on a theme highlighting Oman as a nation with a high passion for football.
Over the years, Bank Muscat has been closely associated with the Fifa World Cup in cooperation with Fifa partner Visa. In 2010 and 2014, the bank facilitated exclusive opportunities for customers to witness the Fifa World Cup action in Cape Town, South Africa and Brazil, thanks to Visa.
The campaigns evoked phenomenal response as Bank Muscat cardholders vied for the largest number of all-expenses-paid Fifa World Cup packages from the Sultanate.