KUWAIT: Ahli United Bank (AUB) announced yesterday that it has opened its latest branch located at Salmiya Boulevard, Kuwait’s newest shopping and leisure destination. The new opening is in line with the Bank’s strategic objective of developing a highly advanced network of branches that are located across the main business and residential districts in Kuwait, providing a host of modern banking and financial services that accommodate customers’ various requirements.
With the latest opening at Salmiya Boulevard, AUB’s branches have increased to 38 across Kuwait. The Bank’s branches have been developed to offer an integrated range of services that are Shari’a compliant. AUB’s new branch has been designed using a modern design and equipped with the latest technology to enhance customer service.
Moataz ElRafie, Ahli United Bank’s Senior Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Banking Group said, “Choosing Salmiya Boulevard as a prime location to set up our latest branch in Kuwait reflects the location’s prime importance, being located at the heart of Salmiya. It is also considered one of the largest entertainment destinations, spanning 353 thousand square meters to include an extensive array of indoor and outdoor entertainment activities. Our presence will help serve a large segment of the society.”
ElRafie also noted, “The Bank’s newest branch operates on two shifts – morning as well as an evening shift, to ensure a systematic flow of services provided to the Bank’s customers. The branch also includes the latest systems and processes that are managed by a qualified team of well trained staff.”
ElRafie revealed that AUB is preparing to launch a number of innovative products and services across its network of branches and ATMs across Kuwait, in an effort to maintain its leadership position across the banking industry in the region, which has been significantly attributed to customers’ trust.
The Salmiya Boulevard is already considered one of the new prime destinations in Kuwait that is attracting thousands of visitors to its broad range of shops, restaurants and outdoor activities. Its location is second to none and is in close proximity to the Arabian Gulf Road.