UnionPay taps into Apple PayBusiness | Carrie Chen 24 May 2017
Users of UnionPay debit cards, issued by Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) and Bank of China (Hong Kong), can now make payments through Apple Pay.
Users can make purchases with Apple Pay at over 10 million point of sale terminals supporting mobile QuickPass in mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and Australia, UnionPay said.
"We're excited to extend the great experience of Apple Pay to Hong Kong debit card users as we strive to provide clients quality innovative payment methods," said Liu Heng, general manager of UnionPay International Hong Kong Branch.
Standard Chartered's UnionPay ATM card users can enjoy a 1 percent cash rebate on all Apple Pay deals until July 2018.