In Papua New Guinea, UnionPay cards can be accepted in a lot of merchants including duty-free stores frequently visited by tourists, and you can also withdraw cash from all ATMs belonging to the leading bank in Papua -- BSP.
In Papua New Guinea, UnionPay cards are accepted at merchants with UnionPay signage and all ATMs of BSP bank.
UnionPay services since June, 2011
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Merchants displaying the signage of accept UnionPay cards.
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 Papua New Guinea, UnionPay cards can be accepted for withdrawing Kina at all ATMs of the major local bank BSP. Some ATMs offer the Chinese interface.
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 parts:
(1)Service fee charged by the issuer: please consult the issuer for details.
(2)Service fee charged by the ATM acquirer in Papua New Guinea: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Papua New Guinea 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.