BOC launches special GMOA Affinity World Master Card for medical officers in Sri Lanka

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Together with Master Card International, Country’s No. 1 Bank, Bank of Ceylon jointly launched the GMOA Affinity – World Master Card for the members of the Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA). 

The ceremony took place at the Bank of Ceylon Head office Colombo with the participation of GMOA President Dr. Anuruddha Padeniya, Society of Health Research and Innovation CEO Dr. Prasad Colombage, Master Card Country Manager Sri Lanka and Maldives Santosh Kumar, World renowned cricket icon Muttiah Muralitharan, Bank of Ceylon CEO/General Manager Senarath Bandara, CFO/DGM Corporate and Offshore Russel Fonseka, DGM Product and Banking Development MJP Salgado, DGM International and Treasure D.P.K. Gunasekara, members of the Executive Management and Executive officers of the Bank’s Card centre. Synergising the financial landscape of the country through technology, with the unmatched strength it possesses, BOC has been successful in delivering the benefits of technological advancements to its customers, who come from all walks of life, in a meaningful way. 

Embedding a world of travel and lifestyle including many benefits that arranges flexibility to explore and pursuit what matters most to customers, this joint venture will provide a secured path wherever the card is used, internationally or locally. Both Master World Card offers a minimum credit limit of $ 250,000 to customers. Among the array of benefits that are offered are: Free joining fee, free first year annual fee, cards are accepted at over 30 million merchant outlets and at over 3 million ATMs globally, local and overseas discount programs, access to master global services, access 1000+ airport lounges with ‘Lounge Key’ from master card (, interest free credit period up to 52 days (maximum), free life insurance or permanent disability cover, 50% cash advance on available credit limit once a month, easy settlement plan (up to 24 months), supplementary cards for your loved ones, emergency hospitalisation limit enhancement facility. 

The Master World Cards special feature can be called as the free insurance cover up to $ 250,000 that is offered as the personal accident insurance cover. Further $ 100,000 emergency accident and medical expenses and evacuation and repatriation of mortal remains, $ 1,000 lost baggage insurance, $ 500 dental care, $ 250 loss of passport, $ 100 delay in checked in baggage, $ 2,500 personal liability, $ 50 per day (max. of $ 750) hijack daily allowance, $50 per 12 hrs. (max. of $ 500) trip delay and $ 500 missed departure are among the other exceptional benefits attached with MasterWorld Card.