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Samsung partners Mastercard for payments launch in Europe

Thursday 30 July 2015 | 12:44 CET | News
MasterCard announced an agreement for Samsung to use the MasterCard Digital Enablement Service to deliver Samsung Pay in Europe. Samsung announced in March plans to launch its own mobile payments service. The initial launch is planned for the US and Korea later this summer, followed by Europe and China. The service will enable consumers to use their Samsung smartphones to pay for purchases at contactless and magnetic stripe terminals using NFC and MST technologies. The agreement with Mastercard is expected to accelerate the introduction of the service in Europe. European card issuers will be

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MasterCard / Samsung
Countries: Europe
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