Kuwait-based Burgan Bank has partnered with Mastercard to launch a new premium credit card for its private banking customers across the country.

The Mastercard World Elite card comes with a variety of exclusive benefits and privileges such as travel, lifestyle and insurance rewards.

Cardholders will get access to certain luxury experiences and shopping opportunities, as well as discounts on accommodation, airline and car rental bookings.

Additionally, the card comes with 24/7 personalised concierge assistance.

Mastercard division president for MENA Khalid Elgibali said: “We are pleased to collaborate with Burgan Bank for the launch of the card, which offer a tremendous range of value-added propositions for affluent consumers in Kuwait.

“Kuwait is a key market for Mastercard and continues to enjoy sustained economic growth. These packages have been tailored specifically to provide an attractive range of benefits for affluent and place a world of exceptional experiences at their fingertips.”

Burgan Bank acting group chief private banking officer Hameed Mohammed Abul said: “Burgan Bank is delighted to offer the card, which provide an unprecedented range of benefits for our valued customers, in addition to the convenience and security that Mastercard’s trusted technology brings to every transaction.

“We look forward to delivering greater value for our affluent cardholders and enriching their lives with this dazzling collection of travel and lifestyle rewards.”