Bouygues Telecom suspends NFC programme - report

Tuesday 14 January 2014 | 09:13 CET | News
French mobile and broadband operator Bouygues Telecom suspended its over 8 year old NFC programme at the end of 2013 due to its difficult financial situation, people familiar with the matter told NFC Times. There will be no technology updates, national customer support or promotions. The top two employees responsible for NFC operations, Laurent Julien and Susanne Molkentin-Lacuve, have left Bouygues or are in the process of leaving. NFC Times writes that Bouygues rivals Orange France and SFR intend to go ahead with their NFC programmes, which include prepaid co-branded payment services and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Orange Business France / SFR
Countries: France
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