UnionPay is accepted at all ATMs in Egypt and will be available at 40% of merchants

14 Nov 2017

UnionPay International announced today that it has reached cooperation with Banque Misr in Egypt. The two sides have agreed to enable UnionPay acceptance at all the Bank’s local merchants by Read More →

UnionPay Works Closely with Banque Populaire to Improve Cardholders’ Experience in Morocco

11 Oct 2017

UnionPay International has recently concluded a comprehensive cooperation agreement with Banque Populaire, the second largest bank in Morocco. Mr Chen Zhi, Vice Chairman of China UnionPay was delighted to attend Read More →

UnionPay Cards Will be Fully Accepted at the ATMs of the Largest Commercial Bank in Morocco

11 Oct 2017

UnionPay International and Attijariwafa, the largest commercial bank in Morocco, jointly announced the launch of ATM acceptance in Casablanca, with which all their 2,000 ATMs will soon be enabled to Read More →

UnionPay International Collaborates with the Largest Commercial Bank in Kenya to Enhance Payment Innovation

14 Aug 2017

UnionPay International announced that it has deepened its cooperation with Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB), the largest bank in Kenya. First, the two will jointly issue the first UnionPay card with Read More →

Barclays Bank Tanzania Limited Launches UnionPay

24 Apr 2017

Barclays Bank Tanzania has today officially launched UnionPay International Acquiring service as part of the bank’s effort to offer better convenience to the UnionPay cardholders in the market. The Bank’s Managing Read More →

Union Pay International Has Signed an Agreement with GIMTEL

22 Feb 2017

UnionPay International (UPI) continues to expand the acceptance network by signing strategic partnership agreements with key stakeholders in the payments industry across Africa. UPI has signed an agreement with the national Read More →

UnionPay International Launches the “updated” Emergency Assistance Service

23 Jan 2017

The peak of outbound tourism during the Spring Festival is approaching. UnionPay International launches the “updated” Emergency Assistance Service, including Emergency Cash Service and Emergency Card Replacement Service. From now Read More →

UnionPay, the World’s Largest Card Payment Company, Moves into Francophone Africa

19 Jan 2017

UnionPay International, the world’s largest card payment company with 5 billion cards in issue, has announced an agreement with French banking and financial services group Société Générale which gives it Read More →

KCB Bank Partners With UnionPay International For Online Payments in East Africa Region

17 Aug 2016

KCB Bank, one of East and Central Africa’s largest banks has announced a tie up with UnionPay International, the leading online payment service providers to accelerate its expansion into the Read More →

Absa Partners with UnionPay to Provide Easy Banking for Chinese Visitors in South Africa

27 Jul 2016

Absa partnered with UnionPay International (“UPI”) earlier this year to allow UPI cardholders living in or visiting South Africa to transact at any of Absa’s point-of-sale (POS) terminals and withdraw Read More →

Nedbank Signs Deal to Acquire UnionPay Cards in South Africa

25 Jul 2016

UnionPay International is proud to announce the conclusion of an agreement with Nedbank for the acceptance of UnionPay cards on Nedbank operated ATMs and point of sale (POS) terminals. This Read More →

UnionPay International Signs Strategic Memorandum of Understanding with GIM-UEMOA

15 Jul 2016

A strategic Memorandum of Understanding is signed at Dakar Senegal, July 14th 2016 between UnionPay International and GIM-UEMOA, to establish an understanding to build a partnership between the Parties whereby Read More →

Tanzania’s Switch Organization Enables All Its ATMs to Accept UnionPay Cards

25 May 2016

UnionPay International and Tanzania’s bankcard switch organization Umoja jointly announced that UnionPay cards (card number starting with 62) will be accepted at all ATMs that subordinate to Umoja. This will Read More →

UnionPay International Deepens its Cooperation with African Tourism Authorities

19 May 2016

UnionPay International announced its comprehensive cooperation with the Johannesburg Travel and Tourism Administration in South Africa (hereinafter referred to as the “Johannesburg Tourism”) in extending UnionPay’s card-using channels and exchanging Read More →

UnionPay International Issue UnionPay Card With the Largest Commercial Bank in Singapore

18 May 2016

UnionPay International cooperates with Development Bank of Singapore (DBS) in issuing the UnionPay platinum debit card (card number starting with 62). It is not only the first UnionPay card issued Read More →

UnionPay International & SBM to Revolutionize Payment Acceptance With mPOS Solution “MOOV”

26 Apr 2016

In association with UPI (UnionPay International), SBM is the first local bank introducing an innovative payment platform-mPOS (mobile point of sales) in Mauritius. The mPOS technology “MOOV”, powered by SBM Read More →

UnionPay International Cooperates with Cuallix in Issuing the First UnionPay Card in Mexico

25 Apr 2016

UnionPay International announced its cooperation with Cuallix, an issuer in Mexico, in issuing the first UnionPay card (card number starting with 62) in the market over the next three months. Read More →

Pakistan’s Largest Bank HBL Issuing UnionPay Debit Card in Seychelles, Kenya and Mauritius

04 Apr 2016

Recently, HBL, Pakistan’s largest bank has announced the launch of UnionPay Debit Card in Seychelles, Kenya and Mauritius at Savory Hotel, Seychelles. The launch ceremony was attended by Mr. Faiq Read More →

UnionPay International and Bank of China Issue the First UnionPay Prepaid Card in South Africa

15 Mar 2016

UnionPay International recently announced its cooperation with Bank of China in Johannesburg to issue the first UnionPay Renminbi prepaid card (card number starting with 62) in South Africa, called “Good Read More →

Barclays Africa Enables UnionPay Card Acceptance at its ATMs and POS Networks

22 Jan 2016

As a big step for substantially expanding its presence in Africa, UnionPay International with a massive 5 billion cards in issue, this week signed a deal with Barclays Africa. This Read More →

UnionPay International (UPI) is a subsidiary of China UnionPay focused on the growth and support of UnionPay’s global business. In partnership with more than 1000 institutions worldwide, UnionPay International has enabled card acceptance in 160 countries and regions with issuance in more than 40 countries and regions. UnionPay International provides high quality, cost effective and secure cross-border payment services to the world’s largest cardholder base and ensures convenient local services to a growing number of global UnionPay cardholders and merchants.

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