Continuing to elevate the travel experience, Oman Air Holidays has partnered with Muzn, National Bank of Oman’s Islamic banking window, to offer flexible financing plans for Umrah packages. Under the scheme, guests can tailor their pilgrimage with a host of great value flight, accommodation, transport, and add-on options and pay for it in monthly installments according to the Service Ijarah concept, making it easier and more convenient to plan their long-awaited trip.
Mundher Al Shaikhani, Acting Vice President Marketing at Oman Air, said, “Oman Air Holidays continues to add to its growing list of partnerships, providing our guests with access to the latest deals and services. As one of life’s most important journeys, we’re pleased to make Umrah more accessible and affordable. Leveraging our industry expertise, our hand-picked Umrah packages offer a range of customisable features, and together with Muzn’s Islamic financing plans, ensure greater value, choice and peace of mind.”
Salima Al Marzouqi, Assistant General Manager - Chief Islamic Banking Officer of Muzn, said, “Our collaboration with Oman Air Holidays is part of our unwavering commitment to create secure and Shari’a-compliant value propositions for our customers. We appreciate that planning a Umrah trip can be complicated, therefore, we want to continue meeting and exceeding the discerning needs of our customers, with innovation and flexibility being key priorities for a hassle-free and rewarding experience for travelers.”
The Shari’a-compliant umrah financing will be provided at a rate of 4.45% by Muzn. The offer is available to Omani nationals as well as expatriates who hold a valid residence permit and are aged between 21 to 60 years old. Both Muzn customers and non-customers can apply, and family members of any age can be included in the package. Other terms and conditions apply.