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    Singapore carriers to use Gemalto NFC SIMs for transit ticketing rollout

    April 4th, 2016

    PARTNER NEWS: Digital security giant Gemalto is supplying Singapore’s mobile network operators with UpTeq Multi-Tenant NFC SIMs for the rollout of a service enabling commuters to use a mobile version of their EZ-Link transit card… More

    Singapore commuters get NFC payments

    March 30th, 2016

    Customers of mobile network operators M1, Singtel and StarHub can now pay for journeys on public transport services in Singapore with a tap of their NFC device as a result of a partnership between the Land Transport Authority (LTA), Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) and transport card issuer EZ-Link. More

    Singapore commuters trial wristband payments

    September 1st, 2015

    Commuters in Singapore are testing a contactless wristband to pay for public transport services and for goods at retailers equipped with contactless readers. The trial, involving 200 customers using a Sony SG50 SmartBand, is being conducted… More

    EZ-Link app lets transit users top up cards via NFC

    December 6th, 2013

    Singapore transit and small value payments card issuer EZ-Link has launched My EZ-Link Mobile, an Android app that enables consumers to add value to their contactless card by tapping it to their NFC phone. The… More

    Starhub launches NFC movie tickets in Singapore

    April 9th, 2013

    “The mobile ticketing innovation is the world’s first NFC mobile wallet with P2P redemption of movie tickets,” says technology provider C-SAM. “This new capability reduces the time customers spend purchasing and redeeming tickets, creating a compelling and seamless customer experience for movie ticketing.” More

    M1 adds DBS NFC

    April 8th, 2013

    Singapore-based mobile network operator M1 and banking group DBS have teamed up to expand the NFC payments options available to their customers. DBS’ One.Tap virtual credit card was previously available only to Singtel StarHub subscribers while M1 customers were able to use either the carrier’s own M1 NFC Prepaid MasterCard or an EZ-Link prepaid card application.

    Vodafone picks Wirecard for mobile payments launch

    February 25th, 2013

    Vodafone Group has formed a partnership with Munich-based Wirecard for the introduction of its mobile payment service, due to be rolled out internationally from this year. The partnership covers “the creation, implementation and operation of all technical… More

    Ez-Link uses Wirecard top-ups

    September 26th, 2012

    Singapore transportation card issuer Ez-Link is making use of Wirecard‘s mobile top-up service in its recently launched NFC application, the German payments processing specialist reports. Wirecard’s technology enables stored value NFC applications to be topped up with new funds over-the-air as required and has also been picked by Deutsche Telekom.

    Singapore’s national NFC service goes live

    August 27th, 2012

    All three of Singapore’s mobile network operators are now offering commercial NFC services, enabling consumers to make purchases at more than 20,000 merchant points of sale across Singapore. More

    National NFC service to go live in Singapore this month

    August 7th, 2012

    Mobile network operator StarHub, part of the consortium which won a government contract to provide a national NFC TSM service for Singapore last year, has unveiled its NFC SmartWallet and says the service will begin “later this month”. More

    Singapore awards national NFC infrastructure contract

    October 25th, 2011

    Singapore’s IDA has awarded the contract for a national NFC infrastructure to a consortium including mobile network operator StarHub, DBS Bank, public transportation card issuer EZ-Link and NFC technology provider Gemalto. Commercial services are due to go live in mid-2012. More

    MasterCard joins Visa Europe in adopting Wireless Dynamics’ iPhone NFC device

    MasterCard joins Visa Europe in adopting Wireless Dynamics’ iPhone NFC device

    February 18th, 2011

    MasterCard has revealed that, like Visa Europe, it is working with Canadian firm Wireless Dynamics to bring its payments services to iPhone users. In an article posted on the MasterCard blog, Mung-ki Woo, who recently… More

    DBS, StarHub and EZ-Link to begin Singapore NFC pilot in December

    November 29th, 2010

    The bank, mobile network operator and transport card issuer will be using Gemalto’s N-Flex NFC add-on and plan to launch commercial services towards the end of 2011. More

    Oi Paggo to run NFC field trial in Brazil using Gemalto NFC add-on

    Oi Paggo to run NFC field trial in Brazil using Gemalto NFC add-on

    May 28th, 2010

    Oi Paggo, the SMS-based mobile payments service owned by Brazilian mobile network operator Oi, is to run an NFC field trial using Gemalto’s Upteq N-Flex device later this year. The trial will focus on retail… More

    MasterCard, DBS Bank, StarHub and EZ-Link to test Gemalto NFC add-on in Singapore

    May 5th, 2010

    Gemalto’s new Upteq N-Flex enables near field communication functionality to be added to a wide range of mobile phones and is the first NFC add-on to conform to the Single Wire Protocol. More

    Singapore to get national trusted third party for NFC

    Singapore to get national trusted third party for NFC

    February 25th, 2009

    Singapore’s banks, telecoms networks and transit operators have given the go ahead for the creation of a national trusted third party designed to ensure full interoperability between the NFC services of all mobile operators and all service providers. More

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