BANGKOK, June 21, 2016 — Mr. Suripong Tantiyanon (second from left), Visa Country Manager, Thailand and Mr. Wiboon Nimitrwanich (second from right), Executive Director, Tourism Investment Department, Tourism Authority of Thailand presided over the launch of the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale 2016 campaign. More than 15,000 shops in 110 department stores and shopping centres in seven major tourist destinations of Bangkok, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Phuket, Hat Yai, Hua Hin and Udon Thani participating in the campaign which starts today and ends on 31 August 2016. Visa cardholders get special privileges on top of the program.
For every 500 Baht spent with their Visa cards during the campaign period, shoppers get two tickets to enter “The Travel 365 Days in Thailand” lucky draw. The grand prize includes two sets of flight tickets and accommodation, one for international traveler and another for Thai shopper. Winners can travel with a friend to any Thai airways domestic destinations and stay at any Centara Hotels & Resorts property throughout the year and up to ten days per visit. The campaign is back for its 18th successful year. Terms and conditions apply.
For more information of Visa’s amazing offers and conditions, please visit www.visa.co.th.
Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions, and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable electronic payments. We operate one of the world’s most advanced processing networks — VisaNet — that is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second, with fraud protection for consumers and assured payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank and does not issue cards, extend credit, or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa’s innovations; however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: pay now with debit, pay ahead of time with prepaid or pay later with credit products. For more information, visit www.visa.co.th, http://visaapnews.asia/ and @VisaNews.
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