Bahrain Exchange Company (BEC), one of Kuwait’s leading worldwide money transfer and foreign exchange companies, has announced that all money transfer services through EzRemit to Nepal will be free of charge with immediate effect until the 31st May 2015.
In the wake of the recent devastating earthquake in Nepal, all transaction fees for EzRemit money transfer services to Nepal at BEC will be waived as a gesture of solidarity with Nepalese community in Kuwait and to help them send money home to their loved ones, as well as for those who wish to make a donation to the country.
Customers can send money in minutes through EzCash for their family or loved ones to collect in Nepal from any of EzRemit’s 10,000 plus cash pick-up locations or via EzCredit – a direct payment into the beneficiary’s bank account.
In addition, customers wishing to make a donation to the Prime Minister of Nepal’s Disaster Relief Fund’ can do so through EzCredit at any of BEC’s 35 branches across Kuwait.
Commenting on this humanitarian initiative, BEC Group Managing Director and CEO Ebrahim Nonoo, said, “Our thoughts and prayers are with Nepal, its people and those affected by this terrible natural disaster. Many of our valued customers are from Nepal and we are proud to help them through this difficult time.’
Launched in 2003, EzRemit is a money transfer product of BFC Group and provides fast and safe money transfer services to over 30 countries and has more than 44,000 cash pay-out locations worldwide. For more information on EzRemit, please visit www.ezremit.com or Facebook/BECKuwait.