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American Express Enhances Platinum Card® Benefits in Thailand as Cardmembers Lifestyle Evolve

February 2, 2023

From left: Mr. Prom Sirisant, Vice President and Thailand Country Manager of American Express; Ms. Onnalin Lojanagosin, Artist and Managing Director of SEASONS; Mr. Chanin Donavanik, Vice Chairman and Executive Committee Chairman, Dusit Thani shared their experiences as American Express Platinum Cardmembers at Stella Bar, Capella Hotel, Bangkok­

  • Cardmembers receive additional THB 14,000 dining credit at 1,400 restaurants locally and worldwide annually
  • New properties and restaurants join Platinum 1 for 1 benefit including 1 for 1 drinks with Platinum Hours at Stella Bar, Capella Bangkok

Thailand, 2 February 2023 – American Express is introducing new lifestyle benefits to its Platinum Card to add value to its Cardmembers whose lifestyles continue to change, especially in their desire for premium experiences.

“As our customers emerge out of the pandemic, there is pent-up demand for premium experiences both locally and overseas. Our Card is designed to be their trusted companion, matching their evolving lifestyles. With the new benefits, we’re excited to bring enhanced value to them as they increase their social activities with friends and enjoy holidays with their loved ones,” said Mr. Prom Sirisant, Vice President and Thailand Country Manager, American Express.

The total value of all the benefits will add up to over three times its annual fee. The annual fee remains unchanged.

New Lifestyle Benefits

Dining Credits Worth THB 14,000

As a new benefit, Cardmembers will receive THB 14,000 dining credits, THB 7,000 for use at local restaurants, and THB 7,000 for use overseas. Participating restaurants in Thailand include Michelin-starred fine dining restaurants Blue Elephant, Sühring, and Paste.

Cardmembers can choose from over 1,400 restaurants in Thailand and overseas. This benefit will launch in February 2022.

Stella Bar, Capella Bangkok Joins Platinum 1 for 1 Partner Programme

Joining the Platinum 1 for 1 programme[1], an existing benefit which can be used for hotel stays, dining, spas, and car rentals, are five new additions. One such new partner is Stella Bar, Capella Bangkok where Cardmembers can enjoy a complimentary drink for every drink purchased during Platinum Hours[2], up to 3 times per visit.

Two new properties join Platinum 1 for 1 Hotels and Resorts. Cardmembers can now receive one complimentary night for each night booked at 5-star properties Capella Bangkok and The Standard at Maldives.

Platinum 1 for 1 can also be used for Sunday brunch and Special Menu Dining at new additions Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town and Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa, where two customers can dine for the price of one.

There is no limit to the use of Platinum 1 for 1, and the new partners will join Platinum 1 for 1 from 1 January 2023.

Cardmembers can also enjoy existing Platinum Card Member benefits such as:

  • A complimentary night stay at Mandarin Oriental Bangkok
  • 5X Rewards on overseas spending
  • Unlimited complimentary, roundtrip limousine rides to Suvarnabhumi or Don Muang Airport for overseas trips booked with our participating partners[3] through the American Express Platinum Travel Service
  • Unlimited complimentary access to 1,300 airport lounges under the Global Lounge Collection
  • Travel insurance coverage up to THB 25 million
  • Platinum Dining that provides up to 30% savings and other complimentary offers at more than 50 fine dining restaurants across Thailand

Mr Sirisant said, “We are committed to being the best partners to our Cardmembers by providing the best customer service, experiences, and value to them always.”

For more details, or to apply for the Card, please visit https://go.amex/platinum2023_en.

About American Express

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Head, Corporate Affairs & Communications, Southeast Asia
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[1] Platinum 1 for 1 gives you a complimentary offer on your purchases with the Platinum Card when you spend at participating merchants, including hotel lodging, Sunday brunch, special menu dining, afternoon tea, spa treatment, and car rental.

[2] Platinum Hours at Stella Bar are on Wednesdays and Thursdays, from 6 – 8pm.

[3] Cardmembers are advised to check the list of participating partners with the American Express Platinum Travel Service upon reservation.

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