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Payments on Buses * USA - NY commuters to trial contactless ones
New York,NY,USA -Finextra (UK) -22 February 2008: -- MasterCard is working with transport operators in New York on a contactless payments trial that will enable customers to use devices such as cards, key fobs and mobile phones to pay fares on buses and trains... MasterCard is teaming with The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and NJ Transit for the eight month trial, which is set to kick off in early 2009... Customers will be able to pay fares on buses and trains between New York City and New Jersey by tapping their contactless device at turnstiles and on fare boxes... The trial will cover 13 Port Authority train stations and two connecting NJ Transit bus routes...
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