amex Bank

American Express

Last Updated on 20 November 2019
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About the Bank


The American Express Bank, know as AMEX bank was founded in 1850. It is an American international financial services company headquartered in New York's Three World Financial Center. It has 2 branches in UAE & 800 ATMs in the UAE. This bank has branches in over 40 countries globally.

Banking Products & Services:

AMEX Bank offers a wide range of banking products & services. Explore all the AMEX Bank Products and Services here:

Credit Cards

Personal Cards

American Express Platinum Credit Card

American Express Gold Credit Card

Dubai Duty-free American Credit Card

American Express Platinum Credit Card

American Express Gold Card

American Express Card

Business Cards

American Express Corporate Card

Popular Products & Services

AMEX Bank provides different types of Credit Cards in the UAE and other regions. Here are the popular financial products: Credit Cards:

AMEX offers various credit cards for different purposes to suit everyone’s needs.  There are different types of Credit cards available. Like, AMEX The American Express Platinum Credit Card, AMEX The American Express Card, AMEX The American Express Gold Credit Card, AMEX The Dubai Duty Free American Express Card, AMEX The American Express Gold Card, etc. Read more

Credit Card Offers


Bank offers various discounts, deals, and promotions on shopping, dining, travel, hotels, entertainment, education, health, and wellness, etc. Visit AMEX Bank credit card offers page for further details.

Customer Support


The bank provides customer support 24/7 to its customers. You can get in touch with the bank via call or email on +971 8004931 and tsc@americanexpress.com.bh. Visit AMEX Bank Customercare page for further details.

Credit Card Credit Card

Credit Card Provided by AMEX

The American Express® Card

Minimum Salary

20K

Annual Fee

349

20K

Minimum Salary

2.8%

Fx Rate

349

Annual Fee

The American Express® Platinum Credit Card

Minimum Salary

22.25K

Annual Fee

700

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

No

22.25K

Minimum Salary

2.8%

Fx Rate

700

Annual Fee

No

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

Advantages

  • Earn 2 membership rewards per every AED 4
  • No annual fees
  • Free access to airport lounges

Advantages

  • Earn 2 membership rewards per every AED 4
  • No annual fees
  • Free access to airport lounges
The American Express® Gold Credit Card

Minimum Salary

20K

Annual Fee

395

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

No

20K

Minimum Salary

2.8%

Fx Rate

395

Annual Fee

No

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

Advantages

  • Earn 1 reward point per every AED 4
  • Free travel insurance
  • Free access to airport lounges

Advantages

  • Earn 1 reward point per every AED 4
  • Free travel insurance
  • Free access to airport lounges
The American Express® Gold Card

Minimum Salary

22.5K

Annual Fee

643

22.5K

Minimum Salary

2.8%

Fx Rate

643

Annual Fee

The Dubai Duty Free American Express Card®

Minimum Salary

20K

Annual Fee

175

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

No

20K

Minimum Salary

2.8%

Fx Rate

175

Annual Fee

No

Balance Transfer

No

Cashback

Advantages

  • 10% savings at Dubai Duty free
  • Provides purchase protection
  • Entries to world famous lucky draws

Advantages

  • 10% savings at Dubai Duty free
  • Provides purchase protection
  • Entries to world famous lucky draws

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Rewards Membership Program?

A. By enrolling in the Membership Rewards program, you can earn points practically every time you use your card. You can also transfer your points to other airline or hotel programs. The points earned will never expire.

Q. What is the difference between a credit card and a charge card?

A. A credit card has a set limit which allows you to spread the reimbursements over time. A Charge Card has no fixed spending cap and every month requires full payment. You can spend whatever you want, depending on your payment history and personal resources.

Latest Updates About AMEX

The first industrial integration to help extend credit to more entrants in the U.S. American Express and Nova Credit Release

25 October 2019

American Express has launched a new credit reporting service, Nova Credit, that provides prospective cardholders the opportunity, when obtaining an American Express US Personal Card, to exchange foreign credit reports with American Express.