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meem by GIB sponsors Smart Cities Summit

meem by GIB was the platinum sponsor of the Bahrain Smart Cities Summit 2019 held recently at the Diplomat Radisson Hotel, Bahrain. The conference showcased new trends and technologies shaping the evolution of the smart cities of today.


The event, which is in its fourth year, was held under the patronage of HE Eng. Essam bin Abdulla Khalaf, Minister of Works, Municipalities Affairs & Urban Planning, and featured a conference, exhibition and awards sessions.


The Minister of Works, HE Eng Essam presented the ‘Best Smart Finance Solutions’ award, which was won by meem by GIB, to Group Chief Operations Officer, Mushari AlOtaibi, whilst Andreas Skopal, Group Chief Digital Officer was also a speaker at the event.


meem by GIB was the first Shariah compliant digital retail banking service in the region established in 2015. meem by GIB recently won five Global Finance awards for its ongoing leadership in digital banking, Mobile Banking, Mobile Banking App, Social Media Marketing and Services and innovation.

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. Licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a local Conventional Wholesale Bank and as a Conventional Retail Bank (branch) C.R. 4660