ADCB and Etihad Airways release first co-branded Visa credit cards

07 July 2010

Abu Dhabi, 1 July 2010: ADCB announced the successful launch of "Above"; its co-brand Visa credit cards with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates. The two Abu Dhabi super-brands signed an alliance agreement in April 2010, forming an unprecedented partnership.

"Above" credit cards, now available in four variants: Classic, Gold, Platinum and Infinite; are offered to customers across the UAE, exclusively on the Visa international network, the global leader in payment cards.

Customers will enjoy Etihad Guest unique features, exclusive to the co-branded credit cards issued by ADCB, which boast an array of outstanding benefit s, including: up to two Etihad Guest miles per USD $1 spent, up to 50,000 Etihad Guest miles as a welcome bonus, Fast Track enrollment into Etihad Guest Gold and Silver tiers, Miles Multiplier Programme, Complimentary annual vacation, Complimentary airport chauffer service, Upgrade vouchers, Global concierge service and Complimentary multi-trip travel insurance.

Existing customers who wish to convert their existing card to the new Etihad co-branded card may call ADCB toll free on 800 2030, while new customers can apply for the new Etihad co-branded card by visiting any of ADCB's branches, calling ADCB toll free on 800 2030 or by messaging ABOVE to 2626.