Maybank American Express Gold Credit Card can give you up to 5x rewards point. Besides, American Express Gold Credit Card is the first in Malaysia to offer the lowest interest rate of 9% per year. However, the credit card holders need to make consistent minimum payments to enjoy the 9% interest rate instead of normal charges of 16% per year.
Based on what I’ve known, not many local banks offer AMEX card. As I know, Maybank offers it. AMEX is not popular because not many merchants accept it as well. Also, AMEX’s merchant charges are higher than VISA and MASTERCARD; so this is reason why a lot of shops doesn’t get AMEX merchant’s