Newly opened branch will offer extensive range of services
BEC Exchange Company (BEC), one of Kuwait’s leading money transfer and Foreign Exchange Company today announced the opening of its latest branch in the country. The Salmiya – Baghdad Street branch, located on the Baghdad Street opposite Al Hilal Hospital was inaugurated by Mr. Titus E.D., Director and General Manager of BEC. The Chief Guest at the inauguration Function was, H.E. Mr.CAHM Wijeratne – Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Kuwait. The Guest of Honor was H.E. Mr. Madhuben Paudel -Ambassador of Nepal to Kuwait.
Speaking at the function, H.E. Mr.Wijeratne, commended the good services provided by BEC and mentioned that he himself is a customer of BEC. H.E. Mr. Madhuben Paudel also spoke with satisfaction about the services provided by BEC to Nepalese customers.
Mr.Ajay Goel, Chief Executive Officer of Citicenter, one of the most prominent hypermarkets did the first transaction at the branch and he wished BEC all the very best.
To celebrate the opening of the branch, which is BEC’s 30th branch in Kuwait and 2nd branch in the Salmiya district, BEC gave away 50 silver coins to the first 50 lucky customers. The new branch will offer customers a full suite of BEC services including EzRemit Money Transfer, Credit to Account, Cash Pick Up, MoneyGram and Foreign Currency Exchange to name a few. Customers will be served by highly trained BEC Sales Consultants from 4 counters and the branch will be open 8am to 9pm, 7 days a week.
Commenting on the opening, Mr. Titus E.D. Director and General Manager BEC said “Part of our business strategy is to open convenient and accessible branch locations and to take BEC closer to our customers. As Salmiya is highly populated with expatriates living and working there, we felt it was ideal to open another branch to meet the needs of customers in this busy and peopled area.”
Customers who make an FX or remittance transaction at the new Salmiya – Baghdad Road branch, with their BEC Bonus Loyalty Card, will automatically be entered into BEC’S current campaign – BEC’s 2013 Year End Bonanza. Customers will be entered into an automated draw with the chance to win the star prize of a Renault Duster Jeep plus other prizes including 2 gold bars x to the value of 250KD, 7 Laptops, 10 Sony Mobile Phones and 10 x 50KD cash prizes. Customers who have not yet registered for a BEC Loyalty Card can do so at any of BEC’s 30 branches across Kuwait.
Established in 1992, BEC specializes in sending money safely and efficiently at competitive rates. Parented by BFC Group Holdings, the leading remittance and foreign exchange group in the region has over 100 branches across Bahrain, Kuwait, the UK, India and Malaysia. BEC has a global reach covering over 200 countries, through its own money transfer product – EzRemit and its partnership with MoneyGram an international money transfer company and offers customers unparalleled remittance and foreign exchange products and services.