India-based Jet Airways has launched co-branded credit card in Bangladesh in collaboration with Eastern Bank and Visa.
The new card, dubbed Jet Airways Eastern Bank Limited Visa Platinum Credit Card, is touted to be Bangladesh’s first airline co-brand credit card.
The cardholder is automatically enrolled into JetPrivilege, an internationally loyalty and rewards program and the frequent flyer program of Jet Airways.
The card will be provided on the Visa network platform allowing cardholders to access benefits and privileges across the world.
Cardholders can also collect JPMiles on their credit card spends, which can be redeemed for free award tickets on Jet Airways, Etihad Airways and JetPrivilege’s 30+ airline program partners.
The credit card offers benefits that include 2,500 JPMiles on the first swipe of the card within 40 days of its activation, potential of earning up to 5,000 JPMiles as bonus in the first three months of card activation, earn rate of three JPMiles on every BDT200 spent on domestic transactions and two JPMiles on every $1 spent on international transactions.
JetPrivilege managing director Manish Dureja said: "We are delighted to work in partnership with Eastern Bank Limited to launch Bangladesh’s first travel co-brand credit card.
"Through this collaboration, we will be able to offer our JetPrivilege members based in Bangladesh, a credit card which will provide real value to their travel experiences.
"Harnessing the advantages of Jet Airways’ extensive network and Eastern Bank Limited’s financial expertise, JetPrivilege members in Bangladesh will now have access to an innovative product that will reward them with benefits at both home and when travelling abroad."