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UnionPay services since May, 2006
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In Brunei, UnionPay cards are accepted at nearly 80% of merchants and the ATMs of HSBC.

  • Brunei – State of Peace
    “Water Village”, the largest traditional water village worldwide is established on the Brunei River and hundreds of years old, which was once described as the “Oriental Venice” by Anthony Partaga, an Italian traveler taking oceangoing voyage with Magellan. Istana Nurul Iman, the largest and the most modern palace worldwide still in use, is the resting place and office space of Brunei Sultan. The largest manuscript of the Quran worldwide is put in the male prayer hall of Jame Asr Hassanal Bolkiah. Brunei means the “State of Peace” in Malay language. Why not take your UnionPay card (card number starting with 62) to appreciate the charm here?
  • POS acceptance
     Merchants with the signage of  all accept UnionPay credit cards. Since that some of the merchants have yet to put up the UnionPay signage, cardholders may show their UnionPay cards upon the till and inquire about UnionPay acceptance.

    When using co-branded cards, you are advised to choose UnionPay as the routing option to be benefited from the special offers and services provided by UnionPay.
  • Cash withdrawal

    In Brunei, UnionPay cards are accepted at the ATMs of HSBC. There are the signage of or on these ATMs or the ATM screen. Some ATMs provide the interface in Chinese.

    Please refer to the latest government policy on overseas cash withdrawal via UnionPay cards at "Help Center-Card-using Instructions-Refined Card-using Tips". Daily cash withdrawal limit from respective issuers and/or ATM may apply. Please consult your issuer on the possible cap on the amount. You may split your withdrawals into several times which comply with the limit(s).

  • Charges
    No conversion fee is applied to payments or cash withdrawal made by UnionPay cards or via UnionPay network. The transaction value in local currency will be directly converted to RMB based on the market exchange rate.

    ATM commission fee consists of two separate fees: 
    (1) Service fee charged by the issuer: please consult your issuer for details.
    (2) Service fee charged by the ATM acquirer in Brunei: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Brunei and which has nothing to do with UnionPay or the issuer.

    Cash withdrawal via debit card results in a lower commission fee.
  • Tips
    Select PINs that cannot be easily guessed by anyone.
    Never disclose your PIN to anyone who claims to represent the bank or the police.
    Be alert to your surroundings before conducting any banking transactions.
    Keep a close eye on your credit card during transaction to avoid any illegal activities.
    If your UnionPay card has been stolen/lost, please inform the issuer immediately.