The initiative strengthens the bank’s position as a leader in offering unique experiences to its affluent customers.

Santo Domingo, D.N. – Banco Popular Dominicano has opened at Las Américas International Airport (AILA) its Popular Lounge, a waiting lounge with special services for its customers with Mastercard Black and Visa Prestige credit cards, to offer them the best travel experience.

The initiative is part of a strategic alliance with multinational financial services companies Mastercard and Visa, and is also part of the process of renewing Banco Popular’s premium credit card portfolio, whose benefits have expanded to place them at the forefront of international markets. 

The Popular Lounge will be available 24 hours a day free of charge for Black and Prestige cardholders who book 24 hours before their flight by visiting

The amenities offered at this exclusive lounge include assistance with the migration procedure, food and beverages, workspaces, unlimited wireless internet service, press releases, and flight status information on arrivals and departures. As for cuisine, the opening menu has been created by renowned Chef Gabriella Reginato.

Value Offer for Premium Customers 

At the inauguration ceremony, Mr. Francisco Ramírez, Executive Vice President of Personal Businesses and Popular Branches, highlighted the bank’s innovative spirit and its constant efforts to offer options that improve the lives of its customers. 

“Without a doubt, our Popular Lounge is a complement that will enhance the experience of every trip, honoring the preferences of our Premium customers, who are a fundamental part of our customer base,” said the executive.

In addition, and as a protective measure, the Popular Lounge guarantees compliance with established biosafety protocols, making each user’s stay a unique, pleasant and reliable experience as they await their flight departure or upon returning from their trip.