HSBC partners with Classic Travel for exclusive travel scheme

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HSBC announced its latest partnership with Classic Travel belonging to the Expo Lanka Group of Companies, to offer its credit cardholders an exclusive card installment plan. HSBC cardholders who purchase their air tickets through Classic Travel’s flagship store in Colombo 3 will be entitled to a 0% card installment plan for up to 6 months. Hence, cardholders can travel to their preferred travel destination and settle their airfare with the 0% installment scheme. The promotion ends on 31 October 2013, and travel must be completed before 28 February 2014. With the ongoing HSBC 0% card installment plan, HSBC cardholders can book their tickets on economy, business or first class. Cardholders can enjoy flexible airfares to the following destinations and more (subject to availability). Bangkok: Rs.30,600; Rs.5,100 per month Malaysia: Rs.32,200; Rs. 5,366 per month Chennai: Rs.16,000; Rs.2,666 per month Singapore: Rs.33,100; Rs.5,516 per month Dubai: Rs. 46,600; Rs.7, 766 per month James Rebert, Head of Cards, Products and Service at HSBC commented: “We are happy to offer our loyal credit card customers a flexible installment scheme to enable travel on holiday or business to any destination. Traveling overseas is often planned for but in the event of a sudden trip you want a travel agent who is reliable and can service you around the clock. Hence, we are pleased to partner with Classic Travel who offers many value added services to enable a convenient overseas travel experience for its customers.” Classic Travel is the only travel agent in Sri Lanka to operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and is a direct agent to all Airlines represented in Sri Lanka. Hence, customers can call or simply walk in at any time to obtain flight information, purchase airline tickets, book hotels or simply discuss their future holiday travel plans. Suresh Mendis, CEO Classic Travel, stated: “Classic Travel is honored and indeed privileged to have an exclusive tie up with HSBC the market leader in credit cards . We see this as a mutually beneficial agreement and a great benefit to HSBC credit cardholders who are also our corporate and leisure clientele.” For more details customers can call 2577527 or visit Classic Travel, at No 379/4, Galle Road, Colombo 3.