Union Bank of India will open its branch in Sydney soon. Arun Tiwari, CMD of the bank said the bank will open its branch in Sydney by 30 January. It is also planning to open branches in Africa for further strengthening its global footprint, he added. At present, the bank has a representative office in Sydney. The bank recently opened a branch at Antwerp in Belgium. It already has branches in Dubai, Hong Kong and London and representative offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Abu Dhabi, he said.