Wirecard is teaming with O2 Czech Republic to offer a unified solution to all retailers in the Czech Republic. Thanks to the new cooperation, O2 as the largest telecommunication provider in the Czech Republic will offer their merchants a product named eKasa which is a fully online, tablet based fiscal till system together with credit…
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Chinese tourists are flocking to the Czech Republic and the transaction volume of UnionPay cards in the Czech Republic has achieved a year-on-year growth of over 100% in the first three quarters of this year. Over 90% of duty-free shops at Prague Airport, the biggest international airport in the Czech Republic, accept UnionPay cards.
Citi inked a deal with Raiffeisenbank to sell its consumer banking business in the Czech Republic. Citi intends to focus on expanding the services it offers to Czech corporations, banks and public sector clients as well as continuing to service its multi-national clients with operations in Czech and global investors.
MasterPass. the digital payment solution, is now accepted in 24 countries around the world, with recent additions including Germany, Belgium, Hungary and Turkey. Since its 2013 launch, MasterPass has increasingly been making shopping easier for shoppers and retailers.
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“Europe Online Payment Methods: First Half 2015” by yStats.
Yapital and A&O HOTELS and HOSTELS have teamed to enable fast and easy payment by smartphone at 21 A&Os in Germany. Guests simply need to open the free Yapital app on their smartphones, scan the QR code displayed on the card terminal and confirm the amount.
MasterCard announced that more travelers around the world will be able to check out quickly and securely now that several new transit and travel retailers are offering MasterPass. Accepted in 24 countries, MasterPass enables consumers to pay for the things they want with the security they demand, anywhere online or in-app, using any device.
Later this summer, Burger King will expand its use of MasterPass to its app which offers exclusive deals and allows users to locate the nearest restaurant, explore the menu, and pay directly with their phone. Starting this fall, Firehouse Subs will begin accepting MasterPass too.
Scandinavian Airlines will formally accept online ticket purchase of UnionPay cards before the end of the summer. It will join hands with many European airlines like Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Deutsche Lufthansa, Finnair, LOT Polish Airlines, and Ukraine International Airlines to accept UnionPay.
Coinzone has launched its merchant payment services in Poland. The fully-featured customized payment solution incorporates market-specific language and payment processing localizations that give merchants the option of settlement in their local currency, the Polish Zloty.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) says McDonald’s diners looking to order online can now pay using MasterCard’s digital service – MasterPass.