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Singtel's VIA m-payment alliance expands to Japan

Monday 18 March 2019 | 14:09 CET | News
The Singtel Group's VIA, an Asian cross-border mobile payment alliance, expanded its footprint to Japan. Netstars, a Tokyo-based mobile payment technology company, will join VIA, adding its 100,000 stores to the network's existing 1.6 million merchant partners.

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Companies: Airtel / AIS / SingTel / Telkomsel
Countries: World
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