Baiduri Bank Unveils New and Improved Baiduri Visa Infinite and Platinum Credit Cards
by Intan Abu Daniel
On 18 April 2017, Baiduri Bank unveiled the new and improved Baiduri Visa Infinite and Platinum credit cards at a press conference attended by Baiduri Bank customers and the media.
Present at the press conference were Mr Pierre Imhof, CEO of Baiduri Bank; Mr Ti Eng Hui, Deputy CEO of Baiduri Bank; Pengiran Azaleen bin Pg Dato Hj Mustapha, Head of Retail Banking and Branch Network for Baiduri Bank; Mr Roy Wong, Head of Business Development in Singapore and Brunei for Visa Worldwide; and Ms Becky Lim, CEO for Asia Pacific DragonaPass APAC Pte Ltd.
Mr Pierre Imhof said in his opening statement, “Our clients are getting increasingly affluent, tech savvy and well-travelled. We recognize this trend and are pleased to partner with Visa in delivering a unique and practical proposition for the affluent traveler through Baiduri Visa Infinite and Platinum Credit Cards.”
Along with many new features and global privileges, existing and new Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum cardholders will enjoy a complimentary membership to DragonPass (which will come into effect on 1st May 2017) – the world’s first all-in-one digital airport platform that provides a unique and seamless “total airport experience” for its cardholders, and offers its members access to over 850 Airport Lounges around the world along with exclusive privileges and discounts to airport amenities and services, and more.
Along with DragonPass, the new Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum Credit Cards are upgraded with the payWave feature, which allows for convenient contactless payment solutions and a faster payment process.
“Embracing digital transformation in financial services, our customers in Brunei will be among the first to experience these cutting-edge digital experiences while in Brunei and when travelling,” Mr Pierre Imhof further explained.
Mr Roy Wong commented on how the newly introduced benefits from the Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum Credit Cards would transform the consumer experience for cardholders when traveling and prompt more affluent Bruneians to adopt cashless payment methods.
“Our objective is to ensure that we continue introducing products and solutions that accelerate Brunei towards becoming a cashless society,” he said.
Pengiran Azaleen Pg Dato Hj Mustapha summarized the benefits of the newly relaunched Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum Credit Card, which, along with the payWave feature and membership to DragonPass, includes:
- Rewards Programs with instant rewards of up to 5x bonus points in over 2,000 participating merchant outlets, which also allows for instant redemptions. Reward points in the Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum Credit Cards have no expiration dates and no minimum amount required.
- Express Approval & Card Issuance for new cardholders, with a 24-hour express approval and 48-hour card issuance at selected Baiduri Bank branches and at the Baiduri Bank Card Centre.
- Cardholders will enjoy global benefits as the credit cards are accepted at millions of establishments worldwide and provides access to over 700,000 ATMS in the Visa Global ATM Network. Cardholders are also given complimentary, round-the-clock emergency assistance anywhere in the world through the 24/7 Visa Platinum and Visa Infinite Concierge Service.
- From 31 March to 30 June 2017, new and existing Baiduri Visa Infinite Credit Cardholders will enjoy a 2% cashback while new and existing Baiduri Visa Platinum Credit Cardholders will enjoy a 1% cashback on overseas spending, online purchases and Visa payWave transactions.
New and existing Baiduri Bank customers interested in applying for a Baiduri Visa Infinite or Visa Platinum Credit Card can apply at any Baiduri Bank branch. Prestige members can approach their Prestige Relationship Managers.
Learn more about Baiduri Visa Infinite and Visa Platinum Credit Cards by visiting their website.
For more information about DragonPass, click here.