Equity Bank partners with Kenya Airways to offer members discounted flights

Gerald Warui, Equity Bank MD. Image|Courtesy

Equity Bank has entered into a partnership with Kenya Airways (KQ), which will see the bank’s customers get up to 30% discount on flight bookings.

The partnership is a promotional strategy set to run till the 6 the of January 2020 while the travels under the promotion will be valid until 10 th June 2020.

Equity Bank Kenya Managing Director, Gerald Warui said the promotion is set to bring value to the bank customers during the festive season.

“We invest in strategic partnerships that bring value to our clients. This festive season, we have partnered with KQ to avail discounts on flights which will make air travel less expensive for our customers who pay for their flights using Equity Cards,” said Warui.

The bank customers who pay for their flights using their Equity Cards qualify for 30% discount on International direct KQ routes both Business and amp; Economy classes and 10% off on domestic flights, both Business & Economy classes.

The promotion is open to Equity Visa, Equity Mastercard Debit, Credit and Prepaid card customers as well as Equity AMEX card customers in all markets where Equity Bank operates.

Equity’s card business has been steadily growing with merchant banking business growing by 27% to reach a transaction volume of Kshs 88.4 billion up from Kshs 69.6 billion while merchant commission grew by 19% to reach Kshs 1.74 billion up from Kshs 1.46 Billion as seen in the 2019 Q3 results, compared to a similar period in 2018.

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