Dutch operators, banks to bring mobile payments to checkouts

Thursday 9 September 2010 | 10:38 CET | News
Dutch mobile operators KPN, T-Mobile Netherlands and Vodafone Netherlands, as well as banking groups ABN Amro, ING and Rabobank have signed a letter of intent to jointly introduce mobile payments at checkouts in the Netherlands, after conducting a technical and commercial feasibility study. The companies claim it is the first time that major banks and mobile operators in a European country have joined forces with regard to mobile payments. The six companies plan to set up a joint venture to facilitate mobile payments in an easy and safe manner. The group wants to create a single uniform

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN / T-Mobile Netherlands / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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