By Michael Eboh
Intercontinental Bank Plc has concluded plans to reward its Western Union customers with the launch of a promotion that will see the bank giving out various gift items to the customers for their patronage during the Easter period.
According to a statement by the bank, the promotion, which is designed to reward both old and new customers, will run from March 15 to April 30, 2010 and will give out school bags and other exciting prizes to the customers.
The bank stated that all its customers are eligible to win an instant gift for every Western Union Money Transfer transaction consummated in any of its 340 branches nationwide within the Easter festivities.
The statement reads: â€œIt will be recalled that Intercontinental Bankâ€™s high performance in international money transfer earned it a place in Western Union International Club 500, an exclusive group for best performing locations across the world.
â€œWestern Union is a globally -recognised and most popular money transfer company that has its agents in over 200 countries in the world. It is known to be the fastest and the easiest means of transferring money across every part of the world.
â€œThis club represents the top 500 locations in each region of the world that has grown Western Union business and retained the core values of professionalism and ethics in business. This is measured by number of transactions in the location, customer service level, ambience and conformity with the brand values.
â€œIntercontinental Bankâ€™s performance in this business has grown tremendously over the years with superlative volumes, attracting commendations from Western Union International. At present, Western Union money transfer services are available in all the branches of the bank nationwide.â€