Open to: All retail banks, government ministries, exchange houses, telecom operators and retailers operating in the Middle East, Central and South Asia and North Africa.
The Middle East will be defined by the following countries for the purpose of the award - GCC countries (to include Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates), Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Palestine Territories and Turkey
Central and South Asia will be defined by the following countries for the purpose of the award - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan
North Africa will be defined by the following countries for the purpose of the award - Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Mauritania
ABOUT THIS CATEGORY
This category will recognise the most innovative card that has been brought to market since January 2019.
This category is open to credit, debit, corporate, tourism, government or prepaid cards. Their success will be judged on the innovative methods and technologies used to ensure the ease of transactions, secure partnerships to offer the best rewards, protect the card from, fraud, provide incredible end-user experience, increase the consumer uptake and boost the quantity of transactions.
CONFIDENTIALITY OF NOMINATIONS
We understand that some information is highly sensitive and confidential. All the judges will be required to sign a non-disclosure agreement so they can assess your achievements with all the facts at their disposal. The information provided in your entry may also be published in connection with the Awards. Confidential material will not be published so long as it is clearly marked as confidential.