UnionPay International has rolled out exclusive offers in 22 travel destinations to celebrate Chinese New Year.
A range of discounts and privileges to UnionPay Cardholders will be available until February 28.
Cardholders can enjoy up to 30% discounts when shopping at 10 major global duty free groups, 20 renowned brands, 30 department store groups, 20 tourism brands and when dining at the 10 Michelin-starred restaurants worldwide.
Beyond Asia, UnionPay Cardholders can also enjoy exclusive privileges at merchants in Europe and America–including Milan duty free, South Coast Plaza, Galeries Lafayette and Quantum of the Seas.
With the continued expansion of the UnionPay acceptance network, UnionPay cards are now accepted in 168 countries and regions, covering 51 million merchants and 2.57 million ATMs globally.
Beyond mainland China, about 90 million UnionPay cards have been issued in 48 countries and regions. UnionPay cards were accepted with 23 million merchants and 1.64 million ATMs at the end of 2017.
More merchants have also begun accepting UnionPay mobile QuickPass, including those in Japan and Greece. The total number of point of sale terminals accepting UnionPay mobile QuickPass is about one million in 18 countries and regions outside mainland China.
UnionPay cardholders will be able to pay with UnionPay QR Code at more merchants in Singapore in the coming months.
In addition to BreadTalk, Bath & Body Works, Buzz, Itacho Sushi, Lady M, The Clifford Pier, merchants at six shopping centres by AsiaMalls will begin accepting payments by UnionPay QR Code this year.