AmBank Group collaborates with EMRAZ Travel & Tours to offer Umrah financing packages of up to RM250,000
(From Left) Aaron Loo, Managing Director, Retail Banking, AmBank, Christopher Yap, Managing Director, Business Banking, AmBank Group, Eqhwan Mokhzanee, Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Islamic, Datuk Dr Hj. Zulkarnain Endut, Chief Executive Officer, EMRAZ Group (EMRAZ), Hasni Zarina Mohamed Khan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, EMRAZ and Shahrul Izuan Shafie, Chief Operations Officer, EMRAZ
(From Left) Christopher Yap, Managing Director, Business Banking, AmBank Group, Eqhwan Mokhzanee, Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Islamic, Aaron Loo, Managing Director, Retail Banking, AmBank, Shahrul Izuan Shafie, Chief Operations Officer, EMRAZ, Datuk Dr Hj. Zulkarnain Endut, Chief Executive Officer, EMRAZ Group (EMRAZ) and Hasni Zarina Mohamed Khan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, EMRAZ
Friday, 3 February 2023 - AmBank Group together with EMRAZ Travel & Tours Sdn Bhd (EMRAZ), an Umrah, Hajj and tourism agency in Malaysia, have embarked on a strategic partnership to launch a shariah-compliant financing package for the purpose of the Umrah pilgrimage, at a ceremony to unveil the product at Menara AmBank, Kuala Lumpur recently.
Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir, Group Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Group said, “In line with the great potential in the market, we are committed to continue to innovate and offer relevant and up-to-date Shariah-compliant financial products and services to meet the needs of our customers. Through our joint effort with a leading and respectable licensed umrah agent such as EMRAZ, we hope that this financing solution can assist our Muslim customers who are looking for flexibility and a customised Umrah experience.”
Eqhwan Mokhzanee, Chief Executive Officer, AmBank Islamic added, “This product offers attractive pricing and financing options for Muslim customers to facilitate their Umrah pilgrimage to the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah. This initiative further strengthens the Bank's commitment as a provider of financial products that adhere to Shariah principles. We want to make it easier for Muslims to realise their dream of visiting Baitullah (House of Allah) and perform Umrah seamlessly.”
Meanwhile, EMRAZ Chief Executive Officer/Director Datuk Dr Haji Zulkarnain bin Endut welcomed AmBank Group's initiative to work together with licensed Umrah agents such as EMRAZ to offer a wholesome and beneficial financing package that will help expand the Umrah pilgrimage customer demographics.
“This specialised and customisable package aims to alleviate the increasing cost of Umrah packages, whilst opening more opportunities for our customers to perform Umrah with flexible financing options.”
The newly launched Umrah financing package is specially designed for customers across all sectors, ranging from government employees, to customers who are both self-employed and also employed salary earners.
To finance travel packages purchased through EMRAZ, new AmBank Credit Card-i customers will enjoy an attractive 0% management fee on their QuickCash Instalment plans for the first application of up to RM15,000. Thereafter, customers can apply for an AmBank Islamic Personal Financing offer of up to RM250,000 with flexible tenures up to 10 years.
For more information on this financing package, kindly email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call our Corporate Services Centre at 03-2178 3188.