Vietnam Export Import Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Eximbank) has partnered with JCB International (JCBI) to launch a new credit card, Eximbank – JCB Credit Card, to meet the growing demands of customers.
Card members holding an Eximbank – JCB Credit Card can enjoy many benefits such as payment for goods and services at JCB’s merchants both in Vietnam and in over 190 countries including online, cash withdrawal at over 1 million ATMs, online payment of utility bills, and control all the arising transactions.
Additionally, cardmembers can also avail waiver of first-year annual fee for primary card and supplementary card, and receive VND300,000 ($14.2) cashback for spending over VND1,000,000 ($47.3).
Eximbank vice president, Dinh Thi Thu Thao, said the number of Vietnamese travelling abroad is increasing year by year.
"Adding a new option, JCB, to payment card brands on Eximbank credit card enables us to provide cardmembers more opportunities to pay with their cards at both real and online merchants around the world," Thu Thao added.
JCBI president and COO, Koremitsu Sannomiya, said the relationship with Eximbank is a good opportunity for them to expand in this market.
"We entered Vietnam in 1991 to increase JCB card acceptance at shops and restaurants for Japanese tourists. Now we are promoting JCB card issuing to Vietnamese consumers that can be used almost everywhere credit cards are accepted," Sannomiya added.