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Apple Pay taps American Express to expand to other markets

Wednesday 28 October 2015 | 11:19 CET | News
Apple partnered with American Express to expand its Apple Pay mobile payments service to Australia, Canada and other markets, writes online publication Re/Code citing Apple's CEO Tim Cook. AmEx will initially launch the service in Australia and Canada and will also bring it later on to Spain, Hong Kong and Singapore in 2016. Apple Pay is growing by double digits, Cook said during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call. Customers will need an American Express card to use Apple Pay in the new markets. However, other providers will be able to join the Apple Pay platform in the future. Apple

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