Customers can now join Vodafone Qatar at Doha Bank
Doha, 18 July, 2009: Vodafone Qatar announced a tie-up with one of Qatar's leading banks, Doha Bank, that from Sunday 19 July allows customers to join the exciting new world of Vodafone at 8 of Doha Bank's branches.
Commenting on the agreement, Mr. Grahame Maher, CEO, Vodafone Qatar said, "We are delighted by this partnership with Doha Bank as it helps us deliver on our strategy of making our products and services as widely available as possible for all the people in Qatar. I look forward to further association with Doha Bank as we jointly explore the development of products and services that are beneficial to our mutual customers"
"Doha Bank is proud to have Vodafone, a globally recognised brand, present at our branches. Doha Bank is celebrating its 30 years of institution in the Qatari market. We have been contributing to the growth of the economy in multiple forms and have established a wide range of loyal customers throughout the years with a wide range of network consisting of 30 branches, 6 Islamic branches, the largest ATM network and 10 e-branches in Qatar. We are delighted to share this base with Vodafone in order to provide Doha bank customers and non-customers with the flexibility of joining Vodafone services in our branches at Main, City Center, Kheretiyat, C-Ring Road, D-Ring Road, Salwa Road, Aswaq Maither, and Al-Wakra Islamic, with further branches added soon," said Doha Bank Group CEO, Mr. R. Seetharaman.
"Doha bank has been a leading bank in Qatar and was the first to converge banking and technology into customer centric innovative products and services, we were the first to introduce all electronic services in the market and enjoy a variety of accolades, last being "Best Commercial Bank in the Middle East for 2009". We are delighted to tie up with Vodafone and welcome its potential customers in our branch locations. We will be working towards bringing in more creations and value additions to the market in collaboration with Vodafone," continued Mr. Seetharaman.
Vodafone Qatar is the first telecom company in Qatar that will allow customers to join a mobile network in a bank, extending Vodafone's reach beyond their retail stores. Customers can join Vodafone at Doha bank and select of the 6 Vodafone Flexi plans on offer and set up a Freedom account.
With Vodafone Flexi customers will always get much more than they paid for. Every Flexi plan is packed with bonus value and loads of free Vodafone minutes. Vodafone's customers will get up to 68% more talk-time with Flexi than with other plans currently on offer in the market.
Freedom is the new, easy and convenient monthly way to pay for Vodafone's plans and products. A Freedom account gets paid automatically from a customer's credit card or bank account, so a customer never needs to worry about getting disconnected.
For a 1 month period, Vodafone is running a limited time offer- join Vodafone today at Doha Bank and you could be one of the weekly randomly selected lucky winner of a Blackberry handset.
Vodafone Qatar and Doha bank will be revealing the details of some very exciting joint promotions shortly.