Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:05
How to save during Restaurant Week
The highly anticipated Bangkok Restaurant Week has begun, offering fine-dining experiences and special deals at more than 50 most well known restaurants right through October.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 12:22
Bangkok Airways offers five ways to pay online
Bangkok Airways Plc has introduced five new channels where passengers can make payments online – LinePay, WeChat, AliPay, UnionPay and an instalment plan for holders of some credit cards with 0 per cent interest for three months.
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:44
UnionPay to showcase e-payment schemes at fair
UnionPay International (UPI) will unveil its low-cost and easy-to-implement e-payment technology at the Bangkok FinTech Fair taking place today and tomorrow (March 19-20).
Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:09
CPN campaign targets Thai-Chinese at this auspicious time of year
Central Pattana (CPN) has joined hands with partners UnionPay International (Thailand), Kasikornbank and Thai Life Insurance to invest over Bt150 million in supporting the Tourism Authority of Thailand, and is encouraging Thais of Chinese descent to travel domestically, especially during the Chinese New Year period.
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:10
Market website now accepts UnionPay
UnionPay International announced on Monday that the official website of Yiwu Market, yiwugou.com, to the UnionPay cross-border B2B payment service platform.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:31
UnionPay launches mobile payment in public transportation in 20 cities
China UnionPay now has its eyes on public transportation, with its mobile payment service launching in the sector in 20 cities in less than five months, according to a report by Securities Times.
Wed, 10 May 2017 01:00
3 payment service providers launch standardised QR code here
MASTERCARD, UnionPay International and Visa have launched a Standardised Quick Response (QR) code for payments in Thailand.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 12:55
LH Bank card offers theft, accident insurance
Land and Houses Bank and Chubb Insurance have introduced the LH Bank Premium Card, a debit card offering protection in the event of accident or theft as well as convenience in financial transactions, backed by UnionPay.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:45
UnionPay claims 41 million merchants worldwide use it cards
Latest data shows more than 41 million merchants and over two million ATMs across 160 countries and regions accept UnionPay cards, the company claimed.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:44
UnionPay cards used to steal $9.15 billion
The Metropolitan Police Department has arrested four Taiwan men who withdrew some of the money on suspicion of theft and other charges, and is investigating their alleged involvement in the illegal withdrawals. The MPD is attempting to clarify how the money was stolen, and suspects an overseas criminal organization could be behind the wrongdoing.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 01:00
6 adopt Union Pay standard
UNIONPAY International Co, a subsidiary of China UnionPay, on Wednesday signed a chip card standard licensing cooperation agreement with six institutions of Asian Payment Network, signalling a breakthrough in the globalisation of China’s financial technol
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 01:00
Growth in Chinese tourists slows, says UnionPay
CHINA’S OUTBOUND tourism has entered a period of “rational increase” - slowing down - but will continue mounting steadily in the next five to 10 years, according to UnionPay International.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 01:00
UnionPay embraces chip-based cards
THAILAND’S migration from magnetic-stripe cards to chip-embedded cards is opening a window for UnionPay International to play a critical role in card issuance besides merchant acquisition.
Mon, 23 May 2016 01:00
China’s race to become a cashless society
At the recent launch of Bangkok Bank’s new TPN-UnionPay debit card using the Thai Payment Network, China UnionPay’s General Manager for Southeast Asia Yang Wenhui said that China, like Thailand, used to be a cash-based society, but now it has moved well a
Tue, 17 May 2016 13:54
DBS, UnionPay launch debit card to help visitors to China
SINGAPORE - Frequent travellers to China can now access their funds in Singapore under a new service from Chinese electronic payments giant UnionPay and DBS bank.