Recently, according to the Department of Commerce of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Guangxi will hold an event with the theme of "Heart-warming Sanyuesan Festival in Beautiful Guangxi" for celebrating the Sanyuesan Festival of Zhuang people, which will issue over 100 million yuan of vouchers to encourage consumption among local people. The event will support 300,000 companies in Guangxi, encourage online and on-site consumption, and promote the digitization of traditional service industries such as retail, accommodation, catering, tourism, as well as culture and entertainment.
The event, jointly organized by the People's Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Alibaba and Ant Financial, will be held from March 26 to May 26. From 00:00 on March 26, consumers can get coupons on Alipay app. Vouchers will be issued daily at a specific time during the event. All consumers who have been in Guangxi within the past three months or are now in Guangxi will have the opportunity to receive them. The vouchers can be used not only in catering, shopping and hotels around scenic areas for online and on-site consumption, but also in public transportation such as buses and shared bicycles. Consumers can use the vouchers to get discounts when paying on Alipay, and participating businesses (malls, supermarkets, convenience stores, restaurants, etc.) can verify the vouchers and write off the amount of money the customers have spent. Online businesses which are operated on the Alibaba related platforms (Tmall, Taobao, Koubei, ele.me and Fliggy) and whose places of dispatch are in Guangxi can also verify the vouchers and write off the amount of money the customers have spent.