Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card

Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card

About Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card

Expats from more than 200 countries make for the largest share of UAE’s population. A report published at Guide2Dubai reveals that expats contribute to a population share of 7.8 million. Yet another report reveals that more than 67% of the UAE’s expat population flies at least once to their home countries each year.

In order to tap into the fairly larger pool of frequent flyers and travelers in the UAE, one of the region’s largest Islamic banking institutions, Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) joined forces with UAE’s best frequent flyer program, Emirates Skywards to offer Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card packed with a wide range of benefits and ground-breaking features.

Launched in July 2018, Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card helps card members earn exclusive ‘Skywards Miles’ for every dirham they spend on the card. The card promises an ocean of benefits including complimentary access to more than 850 premium airport lounges, complimentary travel insurance, exciting dining offers, etc. Quite expectedly, Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card constantly tops all popularity charts when it comes to naming the bestselling credit cards in the UAE region.  

Benefits & Features

Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card is amongst premium credit cards in the UAE. This credit card has been carefully designed and thoughtfully conceptualized to provide card members with tons of features and benefits.

Let’s check out some of the just some of the many benefits and features of the Emirates Islamic DIB Skywards Platinum Credit Card.

  • Up to 5,000 Bonus Skywards Miles
  • Unlimited access to over 850 airport lounges worldwide
  • International Concierge Services
  • Complimentary Travel insurance
  • 0% Easy Payment Plan with Emirates
  • Skyward Miles per 1 USD spend:
    • 1 Skyward Mile on all Emirates spends
    • 75 Skyward Miles on all foreign currency spends
    • 5 Skyward Miles on all local currency spends
  • Balance transfer facility
  • Medical and Legal Referral
  • 365 Days Purchase Protection
  • Global Customer Assistance Services
  • Extended Warranty
  • Cash Withdrawal
  • Visa payWave
  • Chip and PIN Security

Rewards & Offers

Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card members get to earn Emirates Skywards Miles for every dirham spent on the card. Here’s the Skywards Miles reward rate for DIB Platinum Credit Card members:

 

Spend Category Miles Per USD
Emirates 1
Domestic spend 0.5
International Spend 0.75

 

In addition, Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card also offers 5,000 Bonus Skywards Miles upon the activation of the credit card by the user.

Here’s a list of just some of the many offers available for Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card members:

 

Offers Coupon Required
Flat 20% discount on up to four corporate rides with CycleBar No
20% discounts on saloon/SUV detailing with Sara Auto Care No
25% discount on first order at Shirt By Hand No
10% discounts at the Oshkosh B’gosh fashion outlets No
25% discount at Zomato across the UAE DIBEK
Complimentary FnB vouchers worth US$ 25 at  900 luxury hotels No

 Eligibility Criteria & Charges

Listed below are the edibility criteria for Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card:

Minimum Salary Requirement AED 5000
Residential Eligibility UAE residence Visa


Check out the schedule of charges for Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card:

Annual Membership Fee AED 525
Cash Withdrawal Fee AED 94.50
Late payment fee AED 236.25
Card replacement fee AED 52.50
Copy of sale voucher AED 26.25
International Usage Fee(Non-AED)            2.26%
Supplementary Card Fee Free
Credit Shield Takaful Fee 0.94%
Cash on Card Profit Rate 6% to 12% APR
Cash On Card One Time fee AED 94.5 for every AED 3000

 

Additional Benefits

Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card comes packed with a wide range of benefits and exclusive rewards for the card members. We have already discussed some of the most prominent benefits of the card. Let’s get acquainted with some additional benefits of the Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card.

  • Visa Luxury Hotel Offers - Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card makes it easy for card members to enjoy bespoke, luxury VISA privileges at more than 900 luxury hotels across the globe. These VISA privileges include:
    • Complimentary FnB vouchers worth US$25
    • Early Check-ins and Late Check-outs
    • Preferential prices
    • Free Room Upgrades
    • Free Internet
    • Free Breakfast
    • VIP Guest Status
  • Medical and Legal Referral - Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card its users with medical and legal assistance. These services include:
    • Telephonic Medical Advice
    • Medical Referral
    • Pre and Post hospitalization Care
    • Medicine delivery
    • Medical evacuation
    • Repatriation
    • Legal referral
    • Interpreter referral
  • Global Customer Assistance Services (GCAS) - This is yet another revolutionary benefit that makes Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card so popular in the UAE region. GCAS services offered by this card include:
    • Reporting of Lost or Stolen Card
    • Emergency Card replacement
    • Emergency Cash for up to US$5,000
    • Emergency payment Authorization
  • 365 Days Purchase Protection - Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card makes it easy for card members to protect their purchases made on the card with purchase protection plan on purchases for up to 1 year.
  • Extended Warranty - In addition to the purchase protection, Emirates Skywards DIB Platinum Credit Card also offers card members with an extended warranty for eligible purchases made on the card. This extended warranty is offered for up to 1 year from the date of purchase.