CardFlash News Briefs: FDC (NCR); Nuspay (Nepal); ALLIED WALLET (j2Store); and AMEX (UAE).
FDC – First Data and NCR have entered into a strategic commercial agreement. First Data will be a preferred provider of cybersecurity and payment processing solutions to NCR’s customers in the grocery, petroleum and convenience store industries. NCR will be a preferred provider of ATM hardware and services to First Data’s client base of more than 4,000 financial institutions. The two industry leaders will also pursue co-development of integrated commerce technology solutions for U.S. merchant clients.
NUSPAY – Nuspay International Incorporated, a global technology company in the payments industry launched the first NFC Tap & Pay payment card in Nepal. The ground-breaking electronic multipurpose Nuspay NFC payment card was created in association with Nepal Bank Limited and Sajha Yatayat, a public transportation bus services provider in Nepal.
ALLIED WALLET – Allied Wallet, a globally leading provider of online credit card processing, multi-currency merchant services, and international payment solutions, announced a brand new integration with j2 Store, a powerful, mobile-friendly Joomla shopping cart and e-commerce solution.
AMEX – American Express Middle East launched its ‘Experience UAE’ campaign, which aims to help travelers to experience the best the UAE has to offer through a host of exclusive offers across travel, dining, shopping and entertainment. Now in its fifth year, ‘Experience UAE’ enables all American Express Cardmembers visiting UAE to benefit from a huge range of offers simply by using their American Express Card.