Kuala Lumpur, 11 July – AmBank (M) Berhad (AmBank), and UnionPay, a global payment network, officially launched AmBank UnionPay Platinum Credit Card recently at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur.
This credit card looks to tap into fast-growing segment of Malaysia travellers, which AmBank is the first local bank to partner with UnionPay in the country.
“Through this collaboration, we are able to leverage on UnionPay’s strong global presence, access to UnionPay exclusive deals and The U Collection, a global privilege programme that brings together hotels, shopping and specially-curated dining offers for its premium cardholders,”The Group Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir
AmBank stated that there are many privileges and deals will be offered to the cardholders such as The Four Season Campaign, give the opportunity to win exclusive overseas travel packages for each season when they use the card from 1 October to 31 December 2019.
As it is now issuing for over 550,000 of credit card, Ambank considered as fourth largest issuer among the local bank. They expecting to increase to over 600,000 by next year which 1/3 of it from the Ambank UnionPay Platinum Credit Card.
“This will be a mark of UnionPay International expansion in Malaysia, our commitment to providing products and services which are relevant to locals. Cardholders will appreciate the convenient, fast and secure UnionPay transactions, together with great rewards, travel, dining and lifestyle privileges in popular international travel destinations like Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand and domestically in Malaysia.”General Manager, UnionPay International Southeast Asia, Wenhui Yang.
Existing customer can apply for their new Ambank UnionPay credit card directly via AmOnline or AMY™️, our Virtual Assistance on AmOnline mobile app. This platform has the capabilities for the cardholders to activate and operate their card account online, and it available in English, Bahasa Melayu and Mandarin.