National Bank of Fujairah unveils 2 exclusive banking services for SMEs

By Arya M Nair, Official Reporter
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The National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) launched the ‘Ahlan’ SME account and the ‘OneStop’ business account, two exclusive banking products that offer businesses access to unique features such as hassle-free digital banking anytime, anywhere.

Through these offerings, NBF expands its award-winning banking services and expertise across multiple sectors to meet the needs of retail businesses and corporates.

“Ahlan” and “OneStop” accounts will offer a range of banking services dedicated to retail Small and Medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and corporates. These solutions serve as accelerators to support businesses in the UAE, especially new ones.

Rehan Ali
Rehan Ali
Head – Business Banking

“As the UAE opens its doors to growth and opportunities across industries, businesses from around the globe are looking to leverage the economic pickup in Dubai and set up shop here. As part of our strategy to support the SME ecosystem locally, NBF is excited to be putting its years of expertise at the disposal of businesses and supporting them to unlock emerging opportunities. We see this as a logical step for our bank that has been known as the financial partner for businesses and entrepreneurs.”

Through such business accounts, SMEs will have access to free internet banking, free of cost debit card with no additional fees on withdrawals within UAE, unlimited cash deposits in CMD, free inward payments, zero balance account, preferential FX rates on USD, cost-free account maintenance, free checkbook, free remittance transactions in local and foreign currencies, and many other services.

Businesses will also have access to NBF Connect, a dedicated and exclusive banking platform for SMEs. NBF Connect serves as a one-stop shop for SME members which includes access to a suite of services and solutions as well as knowledge-sharing capabilities.

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