National e-Payment Roadshow 2016 – Moving Forward with e-Payments

Bank Negara Malaysia in collaboration with the Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM), the Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malaysia (AIBIM) and the National Cards Group (NCG) will be conducting the National e-Payment Roadshow 2016 at 20 towns in 9 states nationwide to create awareness on e-payments. The main objectives of the roadshow this year are to create awareness among individuals and businesses on the benefits of e-payment, its features, access and pricing, as well as to educate the public on safe practices when conducting financial transactions using e-payments. During the roadshow, banking institutions and payment system operators and payment service providers will be showcasing their latest products on card acceptance and online banking besides offering various incentives and promotional packages.

Details of the roadshow are as follows:

State

Date

Venue

Town

Address

Perak

27.04.2016 (Wednesday)

Ipoh

Kinta Riverfront Hotel & Suites

Jalan Lim Bo Seng, 30000 Ipoh

Melaka

05.05.2016 (Thursday)

Bandaraya Melaka

Melaka International Trade Centre MITC Complex, 75450, Ayer Keroh

Pahang

09.05.2016 (Monday)

Kuantan

The Zenith Hotel and SAS International Convention Centre Putra Square 25200 Kuantan

11.05.2016 (Wednesday)

Raub

Laman Pesona Resort & Spa Kampung Baru Cheroh, 27620 Raub

Perak

18.05.2016 (Wednesday)

Teluk Intan

Grand Court Hotel Teluk Intan

25.05.2016 (Wednesday)

Taiping

SSL Traders Hotel, No. 43, Jalan Medan Perwira Satu, Medan Perwira, 34600 Kamunting, Taiping.

Perlis

23.05.2016 (Monday)

Kangar

Putra Regency Hotel, 135 Persiaran Jubli Emas, 01000 Kangar.

Kedah

18.07.2016 (Monday)

Alor Setar

TH Hotel Convention Centre

20.07.2016 (Wednesday)

Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani Inn

21.07.2016 (Thursday)

Kulim

Hotel Seri Malaysia Kulim

Negeri Sembilan

26.07.2016 (Tuesday)

Seremban

Klana Resort Seremban

Terengganu

02.08.2016 (Tuesday)

Kuala Terengganu

The Regency Waterfront Hotel

04.08.2016 (Thursday)

Dungun

Hotel UiTM Dungun

08.08.2016 (Monday)

Kemaman

Kemaman Sands

Sarawak

16.08.2016 (Tuesday)

Bintulu

Promenade Hotel Bintulu

18.08.2016 (Thursday)

Sibu

RH Hotel Sibu

23.08.2016 (Tuesday)

Miri

Imperial Hotel Miri

Sabah

10.08.2016 (Wednesday)

Kudat

Kudat Golf & Marina Resort (KGMR)

25.08.2016 (Thursday)

Tawau

Promenade Hotel Tawau

29.08.2016 (Monday)

Sandakan

Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan

* The date and venue in each town will be updated on a regular basis

The seats are limited. If you are interested to attend, please contact En. Muhammad Hakim Jaafar, Pn. Noor Hidayah Ali or Pn. Nurshitra Firza Omar (mhakim@bnm.gov.my, nhidayah@bnm.gov.my and firza@bnm.gov.my, respectively) to reserve your seat.

Township campaigns on payment card acceptance

Concurrent with the e-payment roadshow, NCG will be organising a series of township campaigns at 9 states, i.e. Perak, Melaka, Pahang, Perlis, Kedah, Negeri Sembilan, Terengganu, Sabah and Sarawak from 1 April 2016 to 31 December 2016, to encourage businesses to accept payment from their customers via debit and credit cards. Various promotional offers and incentives will be offered at participating bank branches. Businesses are encouraged to visit the participating bank branches during the campaign period to take advantage of the attractive offers. Details are provided in the table below:

Township campaigns for debit and credit card acceptance

No

States

Towns

Campaign Period**

Participating banks

No. of branches***

1

Perak

Ipoh

1 Apr 2016 –
31 Jul 2016

AmBank Malaysia Berhad (AmBank), CIMB Bank Berhad (CIMB), Hong Leong Bank Berhad (HLBB), Malayan Banking Berhad (MBB), OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad (OCBC), Public Bank Berhad (PBB), RHB Bank Berhad (RHB), United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Berhad (UOB)

11

Teluk Intan

1 Apr 2016 –
31 Jul 2016

AmBank, CIMB, HLBB, PBB

4

Taiping

1 Apr 2016 –
25 Aug 2016

Affin Bank Berhad (Affin), AmBank, CIMB, MBB, PBB, RHB

6

2

Melaka

Bandaraya Melaka &
Ayer Keroh

1 May 2016 – 31 Aug 2016

Affin, Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad (Alliance), AmBank, Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (BIMB), CIMB, Citibank Bank Berhad (Citibank), HLBB, MBB, OCBC, PBB, RHB, UOB

17

3

Pahang

Kuantan & Raub

1 May 2016 – 31 Aug 2016

Alliance, AmBank, BIMB, Citibank, HLBB, MBB, PBB, RHB, UOB

15

4

Perlis

Kangar

2 May 2016 – 30 Aug 2016

CIMB, MBB, PBB

3

5

Kedah

Alor Setar, Sungai Petani & Kulim

1 Jul 2016 –
31 Oct 2016

Affin, Alliance, BIMB, HLBB, MBB, PBB, RHB, UOB

16

6

Negeri Sembilan

Seremban

1 Jul 2016 –
31 Oct 2016

Affin, AmBank, CIMB, MBB, OCBC, PBB, RHB

8

7

Terengganu

Kuala Terengganu & Dungun

1 May 2016 – 31 Dec 2016

BIMB, HLBB, MBB, PBB, RHB

9

Kemaman

1 Aug 2016 – 31 Dec 2016

Affin, BIMB, PBB

3

8

Sarawak

Miri & Sibu

1 Jul 2016 –
31 Dec 2016

Alliance, AmBank, BIMB, CMB, HLBB, MBB, OCBC, PBB, RHB

14

Bintulu

1 Jul 2016 –
30 Dec 2016

CIMB, MBB, PBB, RHB

4

9

Sabah

Kudat, Tawau & Sandakan

1 Aug 2016 – 31 Dec 2016

Alliance, AmBank, HLBB, MBB, OCBC, PBB, RHB

14

Note:

** Slight variation applies on township campaign period between banks.

*** Please contact the participating banks for the information on the participating bank branches.