In Belgium, UnionPay cards (card number starting with 62) can be accepted in the merchants including brand stores of diamond jewelry and Maasmechelen discount village frequently visited by tourists. UnionPay cards can also be used to withdraw cash from ATMs of Fortis Bank.
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In Belgium, UnionPay cards are accepted at jewelry brand stores and Maasmechelen discount village and most ATMs.
UnionPay services since December, 2005 Local service hotline 00-800-800-95516 (for telephone only)
UnionPay merchants in Belgium are mainly diamond outlets and jewelry stores in Antwerp, Ghent, Brussels, Brugge, and Maasmechelen discount village. These merchants display signage. 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.
In Belgium, UnionPay cards can be accepted for withdrawing Euro at ATM of Belgium Fortis Bank with the signage of or .
Please refer to the latest government policy on overseas cash withdrawal via UnionPay cards at "Service Center - Overseas Card-using Service - Card-using Notice". 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).
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 Belgium: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Belgium and which has nothing to do with UnionPay or the issuer.
Cash withdrawal via debit card results in a lower commission fee.
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.