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UnionPay International, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank partner to enable contactless payments in the UAE

Tuesday 24 November 2020 09:54 CET | News

China-based financial services company UnionPay International has partnered with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, to enable UnionPay card and contactless payment transactions on the bank's NFC terminals in the UAE.

All of the bank's POS terminals have been enabled to provide contactless payment services. The bank's terminals are spread across industries and service types such as hospitals, hotels, government, and supermarkets. 

The available payment services include contactless payment through UnionPay chip cards and Mobile QuickPass payment interfaces such as Apple Pay and Huawei Pay. In addition, the limit for contactless payments has been increased to USD 136 in order to encourage a wider usage during the pandemic.


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Keywords: UnionPay International, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, partnership, contactless payments, UAE, NFC, POS, Mobile QuickPass, Apple Pay, Huawei Pay
Categories: Payments & Commerce | Online Payments
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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Payments & Commerce