Lucky winner receives car worth more than RM80,000 for spending and getting


KUALA LUMPUR, March 23 (Bernama) -- Spending and “Getting Social” with her CIMB

Bank Debit MasterCard really paid off for Heyati Krystalyna @ Chang Pooi Yew of

Johor Bahru as she walked away with a brand new Ford Fiesta worth more than


Heyati, together with other CIMB customers were recently rewarded at a prize

presentation ceremony of the CIMB Bank Debit MasterCard “Get Social” Campaign.

The first phase of the campaign, which ran from November 2011 to January 2012,

allowed CIMB customers who spent more than RM50 in a single receipt the chance

of winning fantastic prizes, including the grand prize of a Ford Fiesta.

Peter England, Head of Retail Financial Services, CIMB Bank presented the keys

to the new Ford Fiesta to an overjoyed Heyati in a ceremony held in Kuala Lumpur


Apart from the grand prize winner, CIMB Bank also rewarded 20 monthly winners

with prizes ranging from Samsung Galaxy Tabs (worth RM1,800), Jusco shopping

vouchers (worth RM4,000) and holiday vouchers (worth RM6,000). CIMB Bank will

continue to reward its customers with monthly prizes for the second phase of the

campaign which will run from February to April 2012, with another Ford Fiesta as

the grand prize.

“This is just one of the many ways we are rewarding our customers. By using the

CIMB Bank Debit MasterCard, customers are given exclusive benefits and

privileges that allow them to enjoy savings, rebates and discounts, for

themselves as well as their friends. We note that there has been a growing

awareness among our customers who realise the convenience of carrying a single

card when making purchases. Not only does the Debit Card allow customers the

option of cashless transactions, it also provides customers the added advantage

of allowing them to track their spending,” explained Peter.

The CIMB Bank Debit MasterCard has over 80 participating merchants offering

discounts and members’ privileges. Cardholders enjoy promotions at leading food

and beverage, fashion, sports, leisure and recreational outlets.

CIMB Islamic also offers the CIMB Islamic Debit MasterCard for its savings and

current account holders. For further details on the debit cards, customers may

either call 1 300 880 900, log on to or, or

visit any CIMB Bank and CIMB Islamic branches nationwide.

About CIMB Bank

CIMB Bank is the commercial banking arm of CIMB Group, offering consumer banking

and corporate banking services.

CIMB Group is Malaysia’s second largest financial services provider and one of

ASEAN’s leading universal banking groups. It offers commercial banking,

investment banking, Islamic banking, asset management and insurance products and

services. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, the Group is now present in 8 out of 10

ASEAN nations (Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, Cambodia, Brunei,

Vietnam, and Myanmar). Beyond ASEAN, the Group has market presence in China,

Hong Kong, Bahrain, India, Sri Lanka, the US and UK.

With the largest branch network in ASEAN of 1,117 branches as at 31 December

2011, the bank is helmed by people from the region. We reach at least 83% of the

ASEAN population, representing 89% of the region''s GDP.

CIMB Group operates its business through three main brand entities, CIMB Bank,

CIMB Investment Bank and CIMB Islamic. CIMB Group is also the majority

shareholder of Bank CIMB Niaga in Indonesia, and the single largest shareholder

of CIMB Thai in Thailand.

CIMB Group is listed on Bursa Malaysia via CIMB Group Holdings Berhad. It has a

market capitalisation of approximately RM55.3 billion as at 31 December 2011.

The Group has over 40,000 employees located in 14 countries.



NAME : Effendy Shahul Hamid

Head of Group Marketing & Communications

CIMB Group

TEL : +603 2087 3030

FAX : +603 2093 1008



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