Kuwait: CBK to Provide ATMs for “Eidiyah” in Shopping Malls
Due to the increasing demand on all KD denominations for distributing Eidiyah (monetary gift), the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) announced the provision of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) in a number of shopping malls during the Eid.
In a statement, the CBK said that the ATMs services shall be provided in The Avenues, 360 Mall and Al Kout Mall from 3 July until the third day of Eid Al Adha.
The CBK added that the service was well received among the public, who are now able to obtain the various KD denominations, especially the smaller banknotes that are not usually available in other ATMs.
The statement concluded that the CBK has already provided local banks with new banknotes of the aforementioned denominations so that they would be made available in banks’ branches in the country. The local banks will be announcing their available locations and working hours.