JCB International (JCBI), an international operations subsidiary of JCB, has signed a license agreement with Ctrip Financial Service (Hong Kong) to issue prepaid cards for overseas travelers.
The prepaid card can be used for loading foreign currencies before travelling overseas.
It can be accepted all of the JCB worldwide locations, and it will provide easy and safe payment experience for the Chinese who travel abroad every year.
JCBI vice president Kimihisa Imada said: "I am delighted to have a partnership with Ctrip, the largest online travel agency in China, to issue prepaid card.
"The number of Chinese travelers is expected to grow rapidly and I am confident that this prepaid card will satisfy the demand of such people.
"This partnership would be the great opportunity for JCBI to add more value on our product line-up and widen our target range. JCBI is committed to developing products and services that meet diverse consumer needs and lifestyles by cooperating with Ctrip."
The card can be used only in countries other than China.