28 September 2001
KCR East Rail and China Travel Services to launch Sea Land Air Promotion
KCR East Rail and China Travel Services Co Ltd (CTS) will jointly organise an Octopus promotion in October. Passengers travelling on East Rail with an Octopus card will have a chance to win tour packages and many other prizes.
Starting from 1 October, passengers travelling with Octopus can earn one bonus point for every ride on East Rail. With 8 bonus points, passengers can redeem a scratch card at any ticket offices. The maximum accumulated bonus point for each Octopus card is 40 points. Those who have scratched a prize icon can win a prize as stated in the scratch card.
The grand prize is a tour package for two to Canada, Beijing and Macau at a value over $100,000. Other prizes include tour packages to Thailand, Shenzhen and Macau and East Rail train tickets etc at a total value over $4,800,000.
Redemption can be made at the designated redemption outlets during the period from 1 October to 2 November. The stock of the scratch card is limited and will be available on a first come first served basis. The last day for redemption of scratch card is 30 October.
For details of the promotion, passengers can call the KCR East Rail Customer Services Hotline on 2602 7799 or refer to the posters available at all East Rail stations.