Al Salam Bank-Bahrain Wins Two Prestigious Awards


“Best Islamic Retail Bank and Most Innovative Shari’a Compliant Products”

Al Salam Bank-Bahrain has recently emerged as the winner of two prestigious awards: “Best Islamic Retail Bank – Bahrain” and “Most Innovative Shari’a Compliant Products – Bahrain” for the year 2018 from Global Business Outlook, a business publication based in the United Kingdom. The Global Business Outlook awards aim to recognize and rewards business excellence all over the globe, both in the public and private sector for achieving outstanding results across the global market.

Rafik Nayed, Chief Executive Officer of Al Salam Bank-Bahrain said, “We are honored and proud to be awarded the “Best Islamic Retail Bank and “Most Innovative Shari’a Compliant Products – ​Bahrain” for 2018 by Global Business Outlook. The awards are a strong testament of the Bank’s performance and continued excellence. We, at Al Salam Bank-Bahrain, have always strived to be at the forefront delivering exceptional banking services and offering innovative Shari’a-compliant banking solutions.

Nayed further added, “During the year 2018, the Bank has launched unique banking products and services that included: iBank service, Apply@Home (an online product application service), Bahrain’s first Visa Contactless Platinum and Signature credit cards, the only Visa Prepaid multi-currency student card, new & upgraded mobile banking service, and “myShare” card (the first dividend distribution solution in association with Bahrain Clear). These initiatives form a part of a wider mission to continue innovating our banking products, achieve customer service excellence and to digitalize banking services with the aim of bringing the Bank closer to our customers.”