Generasi Pasca 80-an jadi kekuatan utama wisata ke luar negeri, seiring denganupaya UnionPay tingkatkan pengalaman membayar dalam perjalanan secara menyeluruh

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SHANGHAI, Tiongkok, 13 September 2016 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/ —

Sebanyak 59,03 juta warga Tiongkok melancong ke luar negeri selama paruh
pertama tahun 2016, naik 4,3% year-on-year, demikian data yang dirilis oleh
China’s National Tourism Administration. Menjelang Mid-Autumn Festival dan
National Day Holiday, jumlah wisatawan dari Tiongkok akan kembali meningkat.

The Annual Report on China’s Outbound Tourism (2016), yang baru saja dirilis
oleh China Tourism Academy, menunjukkan bahwa pada tahun 2015, kebanyakan
wisatawan dari Tiongkok berusia antara 25 dan 34 tahun, yang dikenal dengan
istilah Generasi Pasca 80-an. Turis berusia muda dan paruh baya lebih
berkeinginan melakukan perjalanan secara mandiri dan menyeluruh, dan perjalanan
keluarga serta wisata rekreasi kian populer. Layanan pembayaran UnionPay yang
nyaman memperkaya pengalaman bepergian para wisatawan.

Memenuhi beragam tuntutan wisatawan ke luar negeri

Data dari biro perjalanan menunjukkan bahwa perjalanan jarak dekat banyak
dipilih selama Mid-Autumn Festival sementara perjalanan jarak jauh disukai
selama National Day Holiday. Thailand, Korea Selatan, Jepang dan Bali merupakan
tujuan utama selama Mid-Autumn, sementara AS, Inggris, Australia, dan Selandia
Baru ramai dikunjungi pada National Day Holiday.

Kartu UnionPay mudah digunakan di negara tujuan utama seperti Thailand, Jepang,
AS dan Australia, dan kartu UnionPay juga diterima dalam pelayaran Royal
Caribbean.

Memberikan layanan dan penawaran eksklusif

Kartu UnionPay diterima di 18 juta merchant dan 1,3 juta ATM di luar Tiongkok
daratan. Apabila kartunya hilang atau dicuri, pemegang kartu bisa meminta
bantuan uang tunai (sebanyak 5.000 USD) di lebih dari 400.000 outlet di 220
negara dan wilayah.

Sebanyak 38 negara dan wilayah telah meluncurkan layanan restitusi pajak
UnionPay, termasuk 31 negara Eropa seperti Perancis, Jerman, Italia, dan
Inggris, serta Argentina, Australia, Singapura, Korea Selatan, Jepang, Malaysia
dan Taiwan.

Para wisatawan juga bisa menikmati banyak penawaran eksklusif UnionPay selama
liburan mendatang, seperti diskon 15% di lebih dari 300 merchant di 50 negara,
serta penawaran eksklusif di kapal pesiar dan dalam “Singapore Golden Week”.

UnionPay International telah memperkenalkan “You Ji Hua” yang memperbarui
secara komprehensif pengalaman menggunakan kartu. Ia merealisasikan layanan
lokasi, pemasaran akurat dan diskon segera untuk penggunaan lintas batas.
Pelanggan bisa menemukan tanda “gift” pada aplikasi di ponsel untuk memperoleh
kupon kode QR, atau menerima kupon tersebut saat memesan tiket pesawat dan
kamar hotel. Dengan menunjukkan kuponnya dan membayar dengan kartu UnionPay,
pemegang kartu bisa menikmati diskon terbesar yang ada.

Untuk informasi selengkapnya: http://www.unionpayintl.com/

Sumber: UnionPay International


The Post-’80s become the main force of outbound tourism while UnionPay improves payment experiences for in-depth travels

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 13, 2016 (Antara/Xinhua-AsiaNet) —

According to the data released by China’s National Tourism Administration, 59.03 million Chinese people travelled overseas during the first half of 2016, growing by 4.3% year-on-year. As Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day Holiday are approaching, China’s outbound tourism is about to embrace another peak.

The Annual Report on China’s Outbound Tourism (2016), newly released by China Tourism Academy, shows that in 2015 most of the Chinese outbound tourists were the Post-’80s (25- to 34-year-olds). Young and middle-aged tourists are more willing to have independent and in-depth travels, and family tours and leisure tours are gaining popularity. UnionPay’s convenient payment service improves tourists’ travel experiences.

Satisfying outbound tourists’ diverse demands

Data from travel agencies show that short-distance trips are popular during the Mid-Autumn Festival while long-distance tours are favored during the National Day Holiday. Thailand, South Korea, Japan and Bali Island are the major destinations for Mid-Autumn, while the US, the UK, Australia, and New Zealand are hot for the National Day Holiday.

It is convenient to use UnionPay cards in major destinations like Thailand, Japan, the US and Australia, and UnionPay cards are also accepted on Royal Caribbean cruises.

Providing exclusive services and offers

UnionPay cards are accepted at 18 million merchants and 1.3 million ATMs outside mainland China. If their cards are lost or stolen, cardholders may apply for cash assistance (as much as 5,000 USD) at over 400,000 outlets across 220 countries and regions.

38 overseas countries and regions have launched UnionPay tax refund service, including 31 European countries like France, Germany, Italy and the UK, as well as Argentina, Australia, Singapore, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia and Taiwan, China.

Tourists may also enjoy rich UnionPay exclusive offers during the upcoming holidays, such as 15%-off at over 300 merchants across 50 destinations, and exclusive offers on cruises and in the “Singapore Golden Week”.

UnionPay International has launched “You Ji Hua” to comprehensively update card-using experiences. It realized the location service, accurate marketing and instant discounts for cross-border consumption. Customers may find the sign of “gift” in mobile apps to get QR code coupons, or receive the coupons when booking airline tickets and hotels. Showing the coupon and paying with UnionPay cards, cardholders can enjoy the highest discount available.

For more information: http://www.unionpayintl.com/

Source: UnionPay International