Found this while browsing Visa perks and offers.
Still works as of 25/07/2019!
Complimentary Hilton Honors Silver status
Visa Platinum Cardholders in Asia Pacific who join Hilton Honors or are existing Hilton Honors members are invited to enjoy complimentary Hilton Honors Silver status.
Enjoy an automatic upgrade to Hilton Honors Silver status.
From 6 May to 31st July 2019, the first 1,000 Visa Platinum cardholders to register for complimentary Hilton Honors Silver status upgrade via Visa Digital Concierge mobile application will receive a one-off bonus of 5,000 Hilton Honors Points for your first stay during the promotional period. Terms & Conditions apply.
This offer is valid for Visa Platinum cardholders in Asia Pacific.