Do you use the metro or the bus everyday? This year for the World Transport Day, RTA has lined up a number of events and competitions with exciting prizes to be won for frequent public transport commuters. Also, find out about other offers this week including cashback when you transfer money or saving on your shopping purchases.

Win Gold with RTA public transport

You can win gold and other prizes when you use public transport starting from 20th October 2015. Most frequent public transport commuters will be identified through Nol cards and will automatically receive 50 points each time they check in and check out on buses, tram or metro services. To enter the competition, register your Nol card as a personalized card through the Public Transportation app, the RTA website or at the metro stations. 50 winners will receive the below prizes:

  • The first 10 commuters to collect 1000 points or more will be rewarded a gold bar weighing 100gms
  • The next 10 commuters to collect 750 points or more, will be receive a Mac computer
  • The third batch to collect 500 points or more will get an Apple Watch
  • The fourth batch to collect 350 points or more will get a headphone
  • The fifth batch with 250 points or more will receive a Gold Nol Card

Besides prizes for frequent commuters, RTA will  also conduct a daily draw at the metro stations starting from 20th October up to 1st November. Enter draws and get a chance to win two gold bars, each weighing 50 grams.

Validity: This offer is valid from 20th October to 1st November 2015

Get Cashback on money transfers

Planning to transfer money home to your loved ones? Get a chance to enter a draw and win up to AED 5,000 in cashback. Transfer money using Western Union money transfer through Emirates NBD online banking, mobile banking or ATMs, and you will be entitled to one entry into the draw on every transfer of AED 500.

  • Five customers will get cashback of AED 5,000 each
  • 20 customers will get cashback of AED 3,000 each
  • 50 customers will get cashback AED 2,000 each

Validity: This offer is valid till 31 December 2015

Get reduced rates on personal finance

During this week Emirates Islamic is offering personal finance at a promotional rate. Apply for personal finance at Emirates Islamic Bank and get a flat rate starting at 2.69%. Also you can pay your first installment after a period of 60 days.

Validity: This offer is valid till 24 October 2015

Get discounts on family shopping

If you’re looking for a place where your entire family can shop together, head to Debenhams. Use your ADCB card to get a 15% discount when you spend AED 400 and above at any Debenhams store located in the UAE.

Validity: This offer is valid till 21 November 2015

Shop online and save

For people who love to shop online, get a discount of AED 100 on To receive your discount spend AED 750 or above when you use your HSBC credit card.

Validity: This offer is valid till 25 November 2015