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Filipino Fest 2011 Mega Draw — Winners to fly to popular holiday destinations

Sunday, 10 July 2011
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Mega Prize winner gets a holiday package to Paris
Two 2nd Prize winners get a holiday package each to Thailand
Total of 431 prizes given away in this 60-day promotion


Three lucky Filipino customers are all set to fly to Paris and Thailand. Thanks to Filipino Fest 2011, they have won holiday packages to these popular destinations. A popular promotion from UAE Exchange, the leading global remittance and foreign exchange brand, Filipino Fest, as the name suggests, is aimed at Filipino customers. It came to a grand finale with the Forth Fortnightly Draw and the Mega Draw in which customers won exciting prizes.

UAE Exchange has more than 520 branches spanning over 24 countries across five continents. With a correspondent banking relationship covering more than 150 global banks, and associations with many leading brands globally, UAE Exchange provides unmatched service to a wide customer base of over 3.5 million, worldwide. In the UAE, the brand’s leading presence with a strong branch network, covering all the Emirates, further propelled the 2011 version of Filipino Fest promotion to be a grand success.

All customers, who sent money to Philippines through any of the UAE Exchange branches in the UAE, during the 60-day promotion, were eligible for the electronic draws, which included four fortnightly draws and one mega draw. A total of 431 winners were announced, of which 428 were fortnightly draw winners, who got ‘Couple Entry’ tickets to Dubai Dolphinarium & Wonderland theme park, Acer Laptops, return tickets to Philippines and ‘One Night’s Couple Stay’ in Armani Hotel, beside Burj Khalifa, Dubai.

The Mega Draw was held at Dubai on Sunday, 3rd July, 2011, amidst much fanfare, where the first prize winner got a holiday package for two to Paris. There were two second prizes, where the winners got a holiday package for two each to Thailand.

“We are delighted at the overwhelming response of our customers, because of which Filipino Fest 2011 was a great success.”, declared Mr. Y. Sudhir Kumar Shetty, COO - Global Operations, UAE Exchange.

“Such offers help us to raise the bar of our service standards and give our customers more value for their money. Fortnightly draws provide greater opportunities to win. These prizes are a token of appreciation to the industrious Filipino community, who bank on our trusted services and whose association, we nurture and nourish.”, said Mr. Shetty.

He further added, “We are thankful to all our partners for associating with us to bring this exciting promotion to our customers. Having earned the trust and respect of our customers over three decades by providing them impeccable services, we are thankful to all our customers for their continued support. We are also thankful to our partner banks in Philippines for strengthening our network and delivering more convenience and value to the beneficiaries of our customers in Philippines.”

The event was attended by senior officials of UAE Exchange, special invitees and the Media.


For more information please visit your nearest Branch Location or log on to UAE Exchange corporate website

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