BookIt accepts China UnionPay
Trade Me’s booking engine BookIt is the first local online booking engine to accept payment via China UnionPay cards.
China UnionPay is the leading card scheme in China, with more than 3.1 billion cards in circulation. Nine out of every ten credit cards issued in China is UnionPay branded, says Daniel Bridges, head of travel at Trade Me.
BookIt will also be translating its booking process into simplified Chinese which, combined with the preferred payment method for Chinese travellers, will boost conversion and pre-booking for operators and resellers using BookIt. Read more.