Oman——Country of MineralThe Sultanate of Oman (The Sultanate of Oman), referred to as Oman, called Marken in ancient times, which means the country of mineral. Located in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia, Oman is one of the oldest countries in the Arabian Peninsula. Oman is the only country in the Arabian Gulf that has beaches, mountains and deserts. It has beautiful natural scenery, cultural and historical relics, and is rich in tourism resources. Take your UnionPay card(card number starting with 62) to Oman for its mysterious style.
POS acceptanceMerchants with the signage of all accept UnionPay credit cards. 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.
ATM location inquiry page:
http://www.hsbc.co.om/1/2/business/banking/services-and-tools/ways-to-bank/business-atm-services#BaitAlFalajWhen 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.Note：Some UnionPay card acceptors or acquirers route co-branded cards to corresponding card shcem according to the card BIN, which means co-branded cards transactions aren't routed to UnionPay without selection by cardholders and merchant cashiers. Please refer to the transaction results for the information about transaction routing.
Cash withdrawalIn Oman, UnionPay cards are accepted at ATMs of HSBC for withdrawing local currency. There are the signage of on these ATMs or the ATM screen, and most ATMs provide the interface in Chinese.ATM location inquiry page:http://www.hsbc.co.om/1/2/business/banking/services-and-tools/ways-to-bank/business-atm-services#BaitAlFalajPlease refer to the latest government policy on overseas cash withdrawal via UnionPay cards at "Help Center-Card-using Instructions-Refined Card-using Tips". 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).
ChargesATM 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 Oman: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Oman and which has nothing to do with UnionPay or the issuer.
Cash withdrawal via debit card results in a lower commission fee.
TipsSelect 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.