The Bangladeshi people are getting two new credit cards.
Prime Bank and JCB International have partnered to launch the first JCB card in Bangladesh.
Prime Bank will now issue the JCB credit and debit card to the Bangladeshi people who can enjoy JCB’s global merchant network with over 26 million acceptance locations.
Bangladesh is the 17th country where JCB card is issued.
Prime Bank and JCBI have been developing their partnership since entering an acquiring license agreement in April 2013, and are committed to expanding JCB card acceptance in major areas for tourists such as Dhaka, Cox’s Bazar, and Chittagong. The Prime Bank – JCB card is designed to bring beneficial payment life to the people in Bangladesh, offering year-round discount promotions at popular retail stores and restaurants in the region. Such discount promotions also include Japanese restaurants and Japanese related retail stores, reflecting the unique characteristics of the JCB brand.
Prime Bank Limited has positioned itself as a top tier bank in Bangladesh since its inception in 1995. Prime Bank has always played a pioneering role in introducing innovative and differentiated products and services and proved itself the Best Bank to choose for its customers. Prime Bank is a very well expanded bank with 138 branches, 160 owned ATMs and more than 1200 shared ATMs across the country. Prime Bank has opened up dimensions of excellent banking services both at home and abroad. It has introduced Consumer Credit Schemes for its customers as a pioneer in the country. Through exchange houses in United Kingdom, Singapore and in Hong Kong, the Bank has expanded its services abroad with a view to providing banking services globally.
Prime Bank Limited donates 4% of net profit before tax to Prime Bank Foundation. The Bank, through this Foundation contributes to various Nation building initiatives focusing on Education, Health and Sports. The Bank regularly provides stipends to meritorious but poor students to complete their graduate level education; the Bank has already established a low cost English Medium School, an Eye Hospital and Nursing Institute. In future, the Bank is planning to establish a Medical College as well. Moreover, it owns Prime Bank Cricket Club based on which the Bank will establish a cricket academy for the upcoming & talented cricketers of the country.
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