Alpha Bank did recently launch a partnership with China UnionPay (CUP), the leading card issuer in the world, once again breaking new ground in the market while supporting the Greek tourism and economy. This important business agreement was signed between Alpha Bank and UnionPay International, a subsidiary of China UnionPay, which coordinates the Chinese Group’s international business activities. China UnionPay has issued over 4.2 billion payment cards, currently accepted in more than 140 countries.
The partnership involves the acceptance of UnionPay cards, both at the POS network of all businesses collaborating with Alpha Bank, as well as at the ATM network of the Bank.The acceptance of UnionPay cards allows businesses collaborating with Alpha Bank in Greece to enhance their turnover and customer base, entering a high-spending market which grows rapidly on an annual basis. Alpha Bank will continue to offer high-added value products and services to individuals and businesses, supporting its Customers and contributing to the bolstering of the market.