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Gemalto issues EMV cards for Vodacom South Africa

Tuesday 20 January 2015 | 11:20 CET | News
Gemalto has deployed prepaid EMV (Europay, Mastercard and Visa) banking cards to complement Vodacom's m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa. The card is accepted at 240,000 EMV-compliant payment terminals and over 27,000 ATMs throughout the country Gemalto's off-the-shelf product for Vodacom encompasses design and production of the card, as well as automatic packaging and point-of-sales delivery.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Gemalto / Vodacom
Countries: South Africa
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