Two New Branches to Enhance Convenience and Service Delivery
SHAH ALAM, Selangor, Friday [20 May 2011] – Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (Bank Islam) expansion continues with the opening of its branch at one of the country’s top higher learning institutions. Bank Islam’s latest branch opens in UITM Shah Alam bringing the Islamic banking convenience as well as Shariah-based products and services to the campus students and lecturers.
Conveniently located in the vicinity of the campus itself, the new branch will have Bangunan Prima Siswa as its premise. Bangunan Prima Siswa mainly functions as an administrative centre that looks after the non-resident campus students who need accommodations while completing their courses in UITM.
“Our decision to open a branch in UITM Shah Alam is based on customer feedback which indicated that there is a need for branch in this location. We are, therefore, responding to our customer’s needs, in line with our brand value of putting our customers’ first,” he added.
"The opening of Bank Islam at one of Malaysia’s top campus not only meets the needs of our growing customer base but it is also in line with our mission of bringing the concept of Islamic banking to Malaysians, especially those of the younger generation " said Dato’ Zukri Samat, Managing Director of Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad.
In another development, the Sultan Ismail International Airport in Johor Bahru will see a new branch of Bank Islam being opened to the public by 23 May 2011. This new branch will be located at Aero Mall, Malaysia’s first standalone and external airport mall. The new branch will increase Bank Islam’s presence especially in the high-traffic commercial areas and further enhance convenience to its growing customers base.
The addresses for the two branches are as follows:
Cawangan UITM Shah Alam
Ground Floor, Bangunan Prima Siswa
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 Shah Alam,
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Aero Mall Branch
Lot E7 & E8
Public Concourse, Aero Mall
Sultan Ismail International Airport
81250 Johor Bahru
Business hours are from 9.30a.m. to 4.30p.m. from Mondays to Fridays. The branches are closed on public holidays.
The opening of the UITM Shah Alam and Aero Mall branches will bring the total branch network of Bank Islam to 117 nationwide with more than 1000 self-service terminals.