Telkomsel Indonesia the largest mobile network operator (MNO) in South East Asia has hooked up with Verifone Mobile Money and Finnet Indonesia to introduce TCash Tap to merchants across Indonesia, allowing Telkomsel’s more than 140 million subscribers to tap and pay using their mobile device.
The rollout which includes fast food, cinema and supermarkets will accept any NFC enabled device and enable users with the TCash mobile wallet to ‘tap and pay’ in thousands of merchants across Indonesia including McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Coffee Bean, Baskin Robins, 7 Eleven, Cinema XXI, GraPARI, Alfamart and Indomaret stores.
Verifone Mobile Money’s software enables mobile phones and merchant terminals to seamlessly connect to the TCash wallet enabling ‘tap and pay’ with your mobile for everyday purchases. Finnet connectivity provides the mobile user access to Indonesia’s Banks nationwide. Finnet facilitates interbank connectivity, supporting a wide range of payment types and acceptance options.
VeriFone Mobile Money is a joint venture between VeriFone Systems Inc. and Youtap Limited to provide complete mobile money solutions designed to meet the needs of mobile operators for telco-based money transfer and payment services in developing markets.
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