Apple Pay to go live in Japan in October with JCB, OT

Thursday 22 September 2016 | 12:37 CET | News
Apple has announced the upcoming launch of Apple Pay in Japan. Payment network JCB will bring mobile payments to iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus and Apple Watch Series 2 customers once the service becomes available in October. JCB will leverage an agnostic, scalable digitization and tokenization platform. The JCB Token Platform (JTP) was developed in cooperation with Oberthur Technologies, leveraging its digital payment enablement technology. It allows not only JCB, but also its issuing and processing partners, to integrate with Apple Pay and offer real-time enrolment, provisioning and tokenization

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Oberthur Technologies
Countries: Japan
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