AO Partner COVID-19 Efforts

Kia’s Committed

We’re currently experiencing uncertain and challenging times and Kia is here to help. Globally, Kia is working to support communities and organisations on the front line to counteract COVID-19 through the provision of fleet vehicles, financial donations and medical and personal protection equipment where needed the most. Kia has established a range of services within Australia to help offer customers peace of mind. From Australia’s Best 7 Year Warranty, online vehicle purchasing to simply having dealerships open, we’re committed to the cause.

Emirates ready to serve travellers and welcome tourists to Dubai

Emirates welcomes the latest air travel protocols that will facilitate international travel for UAE citizens, residents and tourists, and open Dubai to business and leisure visitors from 7 July, while putting in place careful measures to ensure the health and safety of travellers and communities.  Emirates has also today launched an ad to tell the world that Dubai is open and ready to welcome international travellers, watch it here.

Chubb Commits $10 Million to Pandemic Relief Efforts Globally

Chubb’s support goes to people and programs providing emergency frontline services and for assistance to the most financially vulnerable members of the community who have been impacted the hardest by the pandemic. Funded through the Chubb Charitable Foundation, the financial support is directed to partner organizations which provide emergency medical equipment and supplies to healthcare facilities, and to community foodbanks to support those who have become unemployed because of the pandemic.

For The Love Of Your Local

CUB, in partnership with the Australian Hotels Association, has raised $2 million worth of support for local pubs and clubs through these challenging times. Through For The Love Of Your Local, Australians were able to buy a beer voucher from their favourite local, and as and when they reopen their doors, CUB will match it with another upon redemption at the bar. If you purchased a voucher, head to loveofyourlocal.com.au to find out how to redeem your vouchers today! 

Showing Up When it Matters Most

Mastercard has made a range of commitments around the globe and in Australasia, including:

  • Committing US$250 million over five years to support small businesses  

  • Increasing the contactless PIN limits to $200 in Australia and New Zealand, to enhance consumers’ safety and security 

  • Getting Back to Small Business support package in Australia and New Zealand to reignite small business growth, offering local SMEs access to digital resources  

  • Supporting various Australian bushfires fundraising efforts, including the Australian Open’s Rally for Relief