Press Release 2008

Happy Beemer found its lucky owner!

Winning a BMW 523i is as simple as owning a UOB Credit Card

Kuala Lumpur, 19 September 2008 - It was a joyous moment when UOB (Malaysia) announced the second winner for its "Win a BMW with UOB Credit Cards" Contest this afternoon. Congratulations to Mr Ng Paik Kim of Sungai Buloh, for winning the second BMW in Draw 2 (draw period from July 2008 - August 2008). Mr Ng is now a proud owner of a new BMW 523i!

"At first I was a little sceptical when I received the call from UOB (Malaysia). As they progressed with the clarification procedures, I realised, yes, the call is genuine and I have won a BMW 523i. This is totally unbelievable. I have never won anything this big. Thanks to UOB Credit Card for this great surprise. It really is worthwhile banking with UOB (Malaysia)," exclaimed Mr. Ng.

"This is definitely a happy occasion for Mr Ng and his family. We always believe in rewarding our credit card members for their unwavering support towards the bank. UOB Credit Cards aims to provide experiential and joyous moments to our cardmembers each time they use their UOB Credit Cards. Next BMW up for grabs is the luxurious BMW X5 3.0si, so don't miss out of this chance of a lifetime. You may be the next UOB Credit Cardmember to cruise down the street in the much-admired BMW X5 3.0si!" said Mr Tay Han Chong, Senior Head of Personal Financial Services, UOB (Malaysia).

'Win a BMW with UOB Credit Cards" Contest is a six-month campaign and runs from 1 May 2008 to 31 October 2008. All new and existing UOB Credit Cardmembers, both principal and supplementary are eligible to participate in this campaign. There will be a total of three (3) draw rounds, starting with May to June 2008 (1 x BMW 320i - Draw 1). The last draw period will be from September to October 2008 (1 x BMW X5 3.0si - Draw 3).

Besides promotional campaign like 'Win a BMW with UOB Credit Cards', UOB (Malaysia) has a few regular programmes to reward our valued cardmembers for their continuous support. These programmes include:

Dining Privileges & Monthly Hot Picks

Smart$ Cash Rebates

Balance Transfer

For further information on UOB Credit Cards special promotions and reward programmes or to apply for UOB credit cards, customers may visit our website at or call UOB 121 centres at 03-26128 121 (Kuala Lumpur), 07-2881 121 (Johor Bahru), 04-2401 121 (Penang), 07-2881 121 (Johor Bahru), 082-287 121 (Kuching) or 088-477 121 (Kota Kinabalu).

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