The new account-based ticketing system will also be extended to mobile payment modes, such as Apple Pay, Android Pay and Samsung Pay, from the first quarter of next year under the Mastercard trial, the Land Transport Authority said on Monday, September 11.
Bendigo Bank of Australia and Indian YES Bank bring Samsung Pay, a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Samsung, to its customers, giving them greater choice and the flexibility they’re looking for.
The London-based financial technology startup will enable customers in the United States to transfer money via its platform using Apple Pay.
The mobile payment platform will become available in Canada by the end of the month, following the launch of the service in Russia this week.
According to Jennifer Bailey, head of Apple’s payment arm, the users of the app can make limitless mobile payments at the majority of vendors around the country.
Samsung Pay becomes available for customers in the UK starting May 16, two years after the service was first introduced in 2015.
Apple users will soon be able to transfer money to other people, as the company is reportedly going to launch a new peer-to-peer payment feature later this year.
Offering Apple Pay as a payment method in the US and later to the UK, Western Union allows customers to conveniently and reliably transfer money whenever they want.
Apple and Square join efforts to educate users across the nation about the value of mobile payments.
The bank estimates the growing number of mobile payments and becomes one of the first ones to offer all five mobile payment options.
Samsung Pay Mini won’t launch on the App Store in the near future, as Apple has rejected the company’s mobile payment application for unknown reasons.
Apple Pay continues its European expansion and Samsung delays the next launch of its mobile payment service.