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Al Baraka Bank launches UnionPay cards

January 31, 2014

Al Baraka Bank announced the launch of UnionPay debit cards with Euronet Pakistan as its technological partner. Under this arrangement, Euronet will be providing complete outsourced services to the bank for its Electronic Financial Transaction Services which includes Debit Card Processing and Management, ATM Driving & Monitoring and UnionPay International Gateway Services. By utilizing Euronet’s state-of-the art and PCI DSS compliant facility, Al Baraka is also adding a wide range of new transaction sets on its channels such as Utility Bill Payments for additional companies, Inter Bank Funds Transfers facility, Internet Banking interface etc. UnionPay International a subsidiary of UnionPay has an acceptance network in more than 140 countries and regions, providing payment services to the world’s largest cardholders group. This is a major step for the bank towards internationalism.

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Source: Flare (Pakistan)

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