Al Salam Bank Launches its New & Upgraded Mobile Banking Service


ASSBAl Salam Bank-Bahrain, one of the pioneering Shari’a-compliant Banks in the Kingdom, today announced the launch of its new & upgraded mobile banking service to further enhance customers experience when interacting with the Bank. The Bank’s new digital banking service channel, will enable customers to carry out their regular banking transactions in a convenient, safe and secure e​nvironment simply by using their smartphones or tablet devices built-in with new technological advancements such as MPIN (mobile PIN access code) or biometric authentications and face recognition for an add-on security features.

Customers will be able to view real-time balances in their various accounts in a single screen and through the use of a simple scroll-through function review the various sub menus to view accounts details, instant transfers between own accounts or other accounts, make Fawri & Fawri+ transfers,  check credit card details and balances, credit cards instant pay, view your Financing and Wakala account details in addition to other supplementary features that includes generating your IBAN, view current special offers, use of financing calculators or currency converter for updated FX rates and finding your nearest branch or ATM amongst other featur​es.

Announcing the launch, Mr. Anwar Murad, First Deputy CEO of Al Salam Bank-Bahrain, said:

“Al Salam Bank was the first in the Kingdom to launch the mobile banking application service back in 2011 and since its inception, the Bank continued its commitment to bringing banking services to the customers’ finger tips within the comfort of their homes or offices, having access of a more simplified banking made available at all times.

We understand that our customers are increasingly very tech-savvy and astute when it comes to the latest advancements in technology aimed at simplifying their lives and we are delighted to launch our newly upgraded mobile banking application filled with latest enhancements and security features that includes MPIN, finger print or Face ID (facial recognition).”

Mr. Anwar Murad further added: “As mobile phones have become an integral part of our daily lives, being able to connect with anyone whenever and wherever is no longer an issue. The 24-hour a day access will help our customers keep up with their finances and has the convenience to fit into their busy lifestyle anywhere and anytime. Al Salam Bank has always been at the forefront of embracing and rolling out the latest technology aimed at providing customers with a secure and safe means to facilitate their day to day financial requirements and will continue to invest in technology to enable the Bank and Brand to consistently deliver on its creed of being dynamic, diversified and differentiated.”

Al Salam Mobile Banking is available in Apple Store and Google Play Store. For further information or assistance, please visit our website or contact our customer care center on 17005500.

Al Salam Bank-Bahrain is licensed and regulated as an Islamic Retail Bank by the Central Bank of Bahrain.