ABA​ sponsors​ “The​ Riel​ Contest”​ in celebration​ of​ Riel​ Day​ 2019

26/03/2019

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On​ Monday,​ 25​ March​ 2019,​ the​ National​ Bank​ of​ Cambodia​ (NBC)​ hosted​ the​ “Riel​ Day”​ event​ to​ celebrate​ the​ 39th​ anniversary​ of​ the​ re-introduction​ of​ Khmer​ Riel​ at​ AEON​ Mall​ Sen Sok City.​ The​ aim​ of​ the​ event​ is​ to​ raise​ people’s​ awareness​ about​ the​ history​ and​ the​ importance​ of​ Cambodian​ currency,​ as​ well​ as​ to​ update​ on​ the​ recent​ development​ of​ the​ riel​ used​ in​ the​ economy.​ The​ event​ was​ attended​ by​ the​ representatives​ from​ the​ ministries,​ banking​ and​ financial​ institutions,​ enterprises,​ research​ institutes,​ and​ universities.

As​ part​ of​ its​ commitment​ to​ support​ Khmer​ Riel,​ ABA​ Bank​ became​ the​ sponsor​ of​ “The​ Riel​ Contest”​ and​ offered​ 50​ vouchers​ for​ new​ Savings​ Accounts​ without​ opening​ balance​ fee​ and​ with​ 40,000​ KHR​ in​ each​ account.​ The​ contest​ was​ organized​ by​ NBC​ in​ collaboration​ with​ The​ Phnom​ Penh​ Post​ newspaper​ and​ other​ entities​ as​ part​ of​ campaign​ to​ educate​ Cambodians​ on​ the​ usage​ of​ Riel​ and​ remind​ people​ of​ the​ history​ of​ the​ currency.

The​ winner​ of​ the​ contest​ can​ now​ obtain​ their​ prize​ by​ opening​ a​ new​ Savings​ Account​ in​ Khmer​ Riels​ with​ dedicated​ ABA​ off-site​ account​ opening​ officer.​ In​ addition,​ our​ officer​ can​ visit​ location​ of​ any​ other​ person​ interested​ in​ opening​ an​ ABA​ account​ in​ USD​ or​ KHR.​ To​ make​ an​ appointment​ with​ ABA​ off-site​ account​ opening​ officer,​ please​ call​ 023 225 333.

We​ congratulate​ all​ 50​ winners​ of​ “The​ Riel​ Contest”​ and​ thank​ them​ for​ using​ ABA​ services.