bKash offers up to 60% discount on hotels, airfares during holiday season

December 04, 2017

Dhaka, December 04, 2017: bKash Limited, the largest mobile financial service provider in the country launched a travel scheme facilitating its customers to enjoy discounts as higher as 60 percent in selected hotels, resorts and online air tickets.  

bKash launched the discount offer in partnership with 21 hotels, resorts and two online air ticketing sites in late November which remains valid till December 31, 2017.  The customers will get the discount by making payment through bKash during the purchase of holiday packages, room rents and online air ticket offered by the participating merchants.

The partner organizations include Grand Sultan Tea Resort & Spa, Ocean Paradise Hotel & Resort, Hotel The Cox Today, Sairu Hill Resort, Novem Eco Resort, Royal Tulip Sea Pearl Beach Resort & Spa, Sea Crown Hotel, Prassad Paradise, Brac CDM Rajendrapur, Greenview Resort & Convention Center, Nokkhottrobari Resort, Hotel Sreemangal Inn, Swiss Valley Resort, Nishorgo Eco Resort, Hotel The Beach Way Total, gozayaan.com and ticketshala.com.

The details of the offer is available at bKash website https://www.bkash.com/bn/travel_campaign2017 and Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/bkashlimited/

“We are delighted to offer the discount to our customers during the peak holiday season. We have seen a big rise in domestic travelling during this months of the year. Besides, domestics travelling also have also been marked an upsurge in recent years due to opening of a number of luxury and budget hotels and resorts across the popular tourist spots in the country. Since bKash has been growing as a popular payment method in the country, many of the travelers also use bKash to pay for hotels bookings, transportation and others.  Our new offer will not only help our customers enjoy a better deal from our partners but also reduce their hassle of making payment as they can do it via bKash from their home regardless of time and locations. We hope the offer will enable our customers to plan their holiday better and make travelling more affordable,” said Mir Nawbut Ali, Chief Marketing Officer, bKash Limited.  

bKash discount offer is first of its kind, offered by a mobile financial service provider in the country where customers receive the discount directly from the participating merchants for making the payment via bKash.  Earlier, bKash launched several payment campaigns on different occasions offering cash back to its customers.