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Rome’s Major Transit Operator Expands Open-Loop Service to City’s Buses and Trams

Rome transit operator ATAC announced Thursday that it has begun expanding its open-loop payments service…
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Visa Seeks to Boost Open-Loop Payments in Asia Pacific, Where Technology has So Far Lagged Behind

In a region that has lagged behind in open-loop payments rollouts, Visa Tuesday sought to…

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Denmark Selects List of Suppliers to Advance to Next Round for National Mobile-Ticketing Project

Transit officials in Denmark have qualified a list of eight suppliers to compete for five…

Denmark Plans National Mobile-Ticketing System; Will Retire Closed-Loop Cards

Denmark plans to introduce a national mobile transit-ticketing system that will eventually replace the country’s…

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MaaS Global Discloses Licensing Deal for Its Technology; Will It be Enough to Save Company?

MaaS Global founder and CEO Sampo Hietanen disclosed this week that the mobility-as-a-service start-up has…
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Market Opportunity or Last Gasp? Pioneering MaaS Start-Up ‘Pivots’ to Stay in Business

Pioneering mobility-as-a-service start-up MaaS Global plans to drop its B2C business model and will instead…

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Canadian City to Launch Its First Closed-Loop Contactless Card Rollout Today

Canada’s fifth largest city, Edmonton, launches its first electronic fare card today, with the closed-loop…

Transport for London Launches Procurement of Major Fare-Collection Contract

Transport for London yesterday launched its much-anticipated call for tenders to find the next vendor…

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Building Flexibility into Fare-Collection Systems

Contactless EMV payments are being recognized the world over as an essential way to modernize…

Using Data to Navigate Demands of the Pandemic and Its Continuing Aftermath

Ticketing data provides a rich source of information that can make our networks better, increase…