Saturday, February 4

Tag: Middle East Regional Member Council

(Banking): UnionPay International and HBL Launch Contactless Cards

Islamabad:HBL is a Founding Member of UnionPay International (UPI) since 2012 and holds a seat in UPI's Middle East Regional Member Council. HBL is the largest issuer of UnionPay Cards in Pakistan and the Middle East Region and is one of the first Issuers in Pakistan to introduce UnionPay debit cards as the mainstream payment card brand. HBL UnionPay cards are now enabled for QuickPass and all new cards will be issued with it as default functionality. UnionPay QuickPass is an innovative contactless payment solution which is aiming to promote the use of "Tap n Pay" payments. The solution is compatible with the EMV specifications and interoperable globally. It allows HBL UnionPay cardholders to seamlessly transact via NFC-enabled POS and provides access to the multitude of merchant locati...