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Business & Money | Tuesday 10 December, 2019 2:03 am |
Share: Launches Gift Cards Just in Time for the Holidays customers can now shop using the Amazon gift card, available from as well as across more than 2,000 locations in the UAE. Shoppers can buy the gift cards by logging onto and going to ‘Gift Cards’ from the home page. The gift cards will also be available in over 2,000 locations such as hypermarkets and gas stations across the UAE.  

Commenting on the launch of the gift card, Ronaldo Mouchawar, Vice President of Amazon MENA said: “We’re excited to bring gift cards to as an additional payment method for customers in the UAE to empower them with a variety of payment options that cater to their needs. Besides the obvious benefit of being used as a gift on occasions such as Birthdays, Eid or Christmas, the Amazon gift card is a convenient payment method for customers who don’t own credit or debit cards. Shoppers can now order millions of products available on and choose to either pay via the gift card, credit card or cash on delivery.”


Once customers have purchased the online e-cards from, they are able to email them to their loved ones with a personalized message and image of their choice. The e-gift card is available in amounts up to AED 6,000. 

The physical gift cards are also available in several denominations varying from AED 50 up to AED 1500 and can be found across UAE in many convenient locations including NT Payment and Upay kiosks, along with popular hypermarket chains including Carrefour, Zoom, Aswaaq and electronic stores such as Sharaf DG. A full list of the stores in which you can purchase the Amazon gift card can be found here.            

Convenient and Long-Lasting 

Customers no longer have to fret over an appropriate choice of gift and can relinquish themselves of the age-old wonder of what would make a great present for their loved ones. The Amazon Gift card is the perfect way to surprise those nearest and dearest and allow them to buy whatever they’ve had their eyes on from the millions of products available on Customers in a rush to receive their gift can sign up for Amazon Prime in order to have their orders delivered for free the very next day regardless of their order value.


The card is also valid for up to ten years and when it’s purchased online, the recipient instantly receives the credit in their Amazon account. Customers receiving the e-cards can redeem the value after receiving it at no extra fees. One can enter the code when checking out in order to make purchases against the gifted value.  

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