The best loyalty program in Kuwait
Boubyan Rewards is Boubyan bank’s special and unique loyalty program that allows you earn points every time you make purchases using your Boubyan credit cards inside and outside Kuwait.
This flexible program also gives you the freedom to choose between redeeming your Boubyan Rewards program points for cash, airline miles or hotels points.
Boubyan Rewards is accessible through Msa3ed and Boubyan App.
Boubyan bank customers holders of the below credit cards are eligible to enroll in Boubyan Rewards program under the specified conditions:
|Credit Card||Card numbers starting with||Eligible Transactions|
|Visa Infinite Credit Card||458815||
|Visa Signature Credit Card||443995|
|Visa Platinum Credit Card||422114|
|MasterCard World Elite Credit Card||510692|
|MasterCard World Credit Card||528540|
|MasterCard Platinum Credit Card||533746|
Access to Boubyan Rewards options
All eligible Boubyan credit cardholders can have access to the following redemption options:
- Manual cashback activation
- Enabling auto Cashback
- Airline miles
- Hotel points
Boubyan Rewards Points
When you enroll in Boubyan Rewards program, you will earn points with every purchase you make using your credit card inside and outside Kuwait.
|Monthly Spending||Rewards Earned|
|KD 100 - KD 1,000||1%|
|KD 1,001 - KD 2,000||2%|
|KD 2,001- KD 3,000||3%|
KD 3,001- KD 4,000
|KD 4,001 and above||5%*|
*Starting May 21st 2020, the points of Boubyan Rewards will range from 1% up to 5% of all your purchases with a maximum of 250 points monthly (equivalent to 250 KD).
Cash Back Redemption:
1- Manual Cash Back:
• You can redeem all Boubyan Rewards points for cashback to any Boubyan credit card or account of your choice, or divide the number of points into multiple cards.
• The points redeemed as cashback to a credit card are credited to the credit card within one business day of the redemption request.
• The points redeemed as cashback to an account will be credited immediately.
2- Auto Cash Back:
• When the auto cash back option is enabled, you cannot proceed to the manual redemption unless the auto cash back is disabled.
• Auto cash back will be processed on the 6th day of each month.
• The auto cash back amount will be credited to the credit card only.
• In order to redeem Airlines Miles you need to be a Frequent Flyer Member with the program’s airline partner.
• Currently Kuwait Airways, Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, British Airways, and Turkish Airlines are available. More airlines will be added in the future.
• Points can only be redeemed in groups of equivalents to batches of 5,000 miles.
• The cost of miles in equivalent Boubyan Rewards points is not fixed and can change from time to time as per the airlines procedures.
|Airline Miles||Equivalent Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 Kuwait Airways(Oasis Club) Miles||40 Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 Etihad Airways miles||35 Boubyan Rewards points|
5,000 Turkish Airways miles
|30 Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 British Airways miles||40 Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 Qatar Airways miles||30 Boubyan Rewards points|
• The airline miles will be credited to the customers Frequent Flyer Membership within 10 business days.
• There is no monthly limit for airline miles redemption. You can redeem any amount of miles as long as you have enough Boubyan Rewards points.
The miles expiry date is subject to the terms and conditions of the airline. Please check their website to know more about each airline company’s policy.
In order to redeem Hotel Points, you need to be a member of either the Radisson Rewards program or Le Club AccorHotels. More Hotel chains will be added in the future.
• Boubyan Rewards points can only be redeemed in groups of 5,000 points.
• The cost of hotel points in equivalent Boubyan rewards points is not fixed and can change from time to time subject to the hotel’s procedure.
|Hotel points||Equilanet Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 Radisson Rewards points||11 Boubyan Rewards points|
|5,000 Le Club Hotels points||39 Boubyan Rewards points|
• The hotel points will be credited to your membership account within 1 week.
• There is no monthly limit for points’ redemption. You can redeem any amount of points as long as you have enough Boubyan Rewards points.
• The hotel point’s expiry date is subject to the terms and conditions of Radisson rewards and Le Club AccorHotels. Please check their website to know more about each Hotel policy.
- “Boubyan Rewards” points is eligible for Credit Card holders who have continuous salary transfer equal or above KD 400 with Boubyan bank or are tagged as Platinum / Private Banking customer.
- “Boubyan Rewards” program is not available to customers who have taken a credit card against a blocked amount only if the customer is tagged as Platinum or Private Banking customer.
- “Boubyan Rewards” points calculated on the settled POS transactions (received) only during 21st until 20th of each month.
- Any refund transactions posted to the credit card by the merchant will reduce the spends for the credit cycle with the particular amount and the cash back will be calculated on the net amount.
- “Boubyan Rewards” points calculated for all POS and E-commerce transactions that the cardholder makes using Credit card in Kuwait and abroad.
- “Boubyan Rewards” points excludes all Credit Cards issued for corporate accounts or business purposes.
- Cash withdrawals transactions done by the credit cards excluded from the points calculated amount.
- POS transaction done with the supplementary card will qualify for points as per the criteria mentioned above.
- The minimum required amount to spend to start earning “Boubyan Rewards” points is KD 100 per month and no maximum purchase amount.
- The maximum “Boubyan Rewards” points is capped at 250 points per month for each customer (including the supplementary cards).
- The bank reserves the right to exclude any cardholders who are misusing the promotion for business transactions such as commercial purchases, one or multiple transactions from one merchant, and/or any transactions that are not deemed as normal retail purchases.
- Customer is eligible for “Boubyan Rewards” points only if due amounts are paid on time without any delay.
- The “Boubyan Rewards” points will be automatically credited to the customer's “Boubyan Rewards” account after each statement cycle which is on 1st week of each month.
- An SMS / notification message will be sent out every month to cardholders, with “Boubyan Rewards” points Received
- The customer can’t claim any missing points if there is no active Credit Card during the points processing date.
- The bank has the right to stop the “Boubyan Rewards” points transfer for any customer based on specific reason that decided by the bank and in any time.
- The bank has the right to stop the “Boubyan Rewards” points transfer in case the customer is being downgraded or no salary transferred into the account.
- In case the bank discover that there are “Boubyan Rewards” points transferred to the customer by mistake or customer is not eligible, the bank has the right to debit the amount after informing the customer.
- The bank reserves the right to amend the terms & Conditions of the cashback program.
- Boubyan Rewards points do not have an expiry date.
- Boubyan Rewards points cannot be transferred to another person’s account
- Transactions related to trading in Crypto currencies, bonds and stocks will not be considered for Boubyan Rewards.
- Boubyan Bank holds the right to exclude a customer from the rewards scheme if the customer is not eligible at any point or if the customer is abusing the service by making questionable payments.