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Orange Cash mobile payment system launched in Spain

Thursday 7 May 2015 | 13:54 CET | News
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Orange has announced the launch of its Orange Cash mobile payment system in Spain in association with Visa Europe and German electronic payment provider Wirecard. Users of Orange Cash can now make mobile payments at any contactless Visa terminal in more than 530,000 stores across Spain and at 2.4 million acceptance points throughout Europe. All that is required is an NFC-enabled smartphone with the app and an NFC-SIM card. According to Orange, the system is accepted in 45 percent of establishments in Spain, including all major supermarkets and restaurant chains such as El Corte Ingles,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Spain / Visa / Wirecard
Countries: Spain
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