Emirates NBD, Mastercard and Marriott Bonvoy launch co-branded credit cards

Emirates NBD, Mastercard and Marriott Bonvoy launch co-branded credit cards

Cards offer users exclusive travel benefits

Emirates NBD and Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott International's loyalty programme, have launched two new credit cards in collaboration with Mastercard in the UAE. 

The existing award-winning credit card between Emirates NBD and Marriott Bonvoy will be upgraded to a World Elite card with enhanced premium benefits for both new and existing cardholders, while the launch of a new World card will offer access to travel experiences and benefits to a broader audience. 

Designed to appeal to different consumer segments through two distinct Mastercard tiers, World Elite and World, both cards give holders the ability to earn Marriott Bonvoy points on their daily purchases.

Cards are available now with different limited time offers, including 200,000 bonus points or two free hotel nights awarded to new cardholders. Other card benefits include unlimited access at more than 1,200 premium lounges in more than 450 cities worldwide.

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Commenting on the launch of the cards, Marriott International chief operating officer, Middle East, Sandeep Walia said: “We continue to explore ways to provide Marriott Bonvoy members in the UAE with unique and diverse travel experiences, along with personalised benefits that they can access in market and across the globe. Through the launch of these credit card offerings and the expanded collaboration with Emirates NBD and Mastercard, we aim to reach more travel enthusiasts in the UAE and provide them with a seamless experience to enjoy more member benefits and maximise rewards on everyday purchases.” 

Mastercard executive vice president, Market Development, EEMEA, Amnah Ajmal added: “At Mastercard, we remain committed to best-in-class payment solutions that also provide meaningful, elevated consumer experiences. We look forward to delivering exceptional value to consumers and to setting a new standard for travel and lifestyle in the region with the introduction of these two new cards.” 

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