MTB launches co-branded business credit card for Basis members
This card service was introduced to provide an efficient payment solution for Basis member organizations
MTB recently launched a co-branded Visa Business credit card with the Bangladesh Software and Information Services Association (Basis) for Basis member organizations at Sheraton Dhaka in Dhaka.
This important collaboration between a local private bank and the national trading body for Bangladesh’s software and IT services industry is helping to launch this distinctive co-branded commercial credit card, a press release read.
The event was attended by Syed Mahbubur Rahman, Managing Director and CEO of MTB and Syed Almas Kabir, President of Basis.
From the bank side, Syed Rafiqul Haq, additional managing director and commercial director, Tarek Reaz Khan and Rais Uddin Ahmad, deputy managing directors; Sanjib Kumar Dey, Head of SME Banking Services; Masud Mushfiq Zaman, group HR manager; Azam Khan, Head of Communications Department and Md Abu Bokar Siddik, Head of Cards were present at the ceremony.
From Basis, Shoeb Ahmed Masud, Vice President (Admin) and other senior members were also present on the occasion.
The Visa-powered co-branded business card will be the latest and first of its kind to be added to the bank’s product offerings.
This card service was introduced to provide an efficient payment solution for Basis member organizations. Customers can enjoy exclusive benefits such as a dual currency business credit card accepted worldwide, no issuance fees and no renewal fees if Tk2 lakh is spent through the card in one year, no time period. 45-day interest, free access to ATV air shows, free airport meeting and welcome service and many more with this card.
On the occasion, MTB Managing Director and CEO Syed Mahbubur Rahman said, “We are delighted to offer this special co-branded credit card to Basis member organizations. With this launch, we will provide our customers with a more distinguished and developed experience with our credit card offerings. “
Syed Almas Kabir, President of Basis, hoped that the new business card would open up new horizons not only for Basis member organizations, but also for the business sector in Bangladesh.
On this occasion, Soumya Basu, Country Manager – Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan, Visa said: “We are delighted to strengthen our relationship with Mutual Trust Bank Limited with the launch of this co-branded credit card. Bringing digital payments to companies in the software and ITeS industries, this corporate card aims to improve the experience of businesses currently making cross-border payments, in addition to other domestic business expenses, in accordance with guidelines from members of the the Bangladesh Bank for Basis. The card offers convenience, selected perks and other benefits to small businesses in the IT industry and reduces their reliance on traditional payment methods. “