QNB Tap and Pay Card Option Wins at the Smart Card Awards 2012
awarded the Best Mobile Application payment award for its Tap and Pay card option at the Smart Card Awards Middle East 2012 that was held at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. In March this year, QNB launched its Tap and Pay card feature at QITCOM, ahead of its rollout Qatar wide. After three months of being available for use on the market, this option has been a success for customers and retailers, prompting it to win the award. QNB was the first bank in Qatar to launch a card with a Tap and Pay feature via a Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled phone, signaling its place at the forefront of the banking sector.