Dubai-based Telr, the leading payment gateway provider in the Middle East, has announced a partnership to enable Telr merchants in the UAE to accept JCB cards for e-commerce transactions.
This is a continuation of the company’s efforts to provide Telr’s merchants with the latest technology and best payment methods available in the market through its proprietary full-stack technology, aiming to enhance its merchants’ competitive position among local and other merchants. international market.
JCB is a global payment brand and payment card issuer and acquirer in Japan; JCB cards have issued more than 150 million cards and are accepted at approximately 41 million merchants worldwide.
The UAE-based award-winning payment gateway solutions provider offers a unique platform capable of processing payments in over 120 currencies and 30 languages with the highest level of security. Merchants on Telr include small and medium-sized businesses and start-ups operating in government, education, consumer goods, food delivery, ride-hailing services, and other industries.
With its one-stop service concept, Telr has further expanded its services to provide a complete solution for the e-commerce field, covering a wide range of financial and business services, including social commerce, QR code, digital invoicing, Telr Buy Now Pay Later ( BNPL) in partnership with Tabby, Telr Finance in partnership with merchant financing program LNNDO, Telr Shops is an easy-to-use tool to create an online store in minutes.
This important partnership aims to expand the range of payment services available to Telr merchants by enriching the supported Telr payment methods, giving them the opportunity to expand their global market presence by reaching over 150 million JCB cardholders worldwide.
Furthermore, this supports the ongoing efforts to transition to digital payments in line with the UAE’s vision of a cashless society.
Khalil Alami, CEO of Telr, said: “Our focus has always been to help our merchants take advantage of global opportunities. We are delighted that this partnership with JCB will open new doors for our merchants and give them access to millions of consumers around the world Working with JCB as a major payment solution in Asia and growing in popularity outside of Asia.”
Alami added: “E-commerce offers businesses the opportunity to enter new markets, and accepting multiple payment methods is key not to miss out on the huge and growing buying power of certain market segments.”
Yuichiro Kadowaki, Director and CEO of JCB Middle East, said: “The launch of JCB Acceptance will allow our cardholders to conveniently transact in a safe and secure manner at all Telr merchants.”
Kadowaki added: “In the post-Covid world, JCB recognizes e-commerce as an important and convenient channel for our cardholders, while providing new opportunities for merchants to offer their goods and services to JCB’s growing global customer base. .”– trade arab news agency