[Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.]
About collaboration between Iwate Bank and Toppan Printing for the improvement of a cashless environment for foreign tourists, etc.


[Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.]
About collaboration between Iwate Bank and Toppan Printing for the improvement of a cashless environment for foreign tourists, etc.
Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. About collaboration between Iwate Bank and Toppan Printing for the improvement of cashless environment for foreign tourists ………………………………………………………………………………… Iwate Bank, Ltd. (Takeshi Taguchi Yukio) and Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. (President and CEO Shingo Kaneko) will collaborate for the development of a cashless environment to bring tourists from domestic and overseas to revitalize the regional economy We will let you know. In order to realize a cashless society, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry announced guidelines targeting a cashless settlement ratio of 202% in 2025 in “Cashless Vision” (April 2018), such as cashless The momentum to improve the usage environment of settlement is increasing. In Iwate Prefecture, the number of Chinese tourists is expected to increase due to the January 30 Hanamaki ~ Shanghai flights, and in order to connect tourism increase from China, where cashless settlement is popular, to tourism consumption , The spread of Alipay (Alipay) and WeChat Pay (We Chat Pay) which are cashless environments for Chinese is an urgent issue. As the largest financial institution in the prefecture, the Iwate Bank possesses a large number of networks for tourism-related business operators in the prefecture and neighboring areas, and can contribute to the revitalization of regional economies through provision of services to those companies. Toppan Printing also has a variety of service lineups that meet the needs of companies, such as settlement services as well as multilingual communication for foreigners visiting Japan. With this collaboration, we will provide cashless environment improvement and services to customers to shop based on settlement, promote regional creation through expansion of tourism consumption in Iwate Prefecture and the creation of tourism areas. At Iwate Bank and Toppan Printing, we will continue to strengthen regional creation efforts such as tourism promotion jointly and contribute to the revitalization of regional economies. Record 1. Outline of cooperation Collaboration on dissemination of the following cashless related services (1) Alipay (Alipay) (2) WeChat Pay (We Chat Pay) (3) Origami Pay (Origami Pay) (4) Inbound CLS 2. Collaboration date February 18, 2019 3. Cooperation scheme
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4. Outline of each service (1) Alipay China’s largest smartphone payment service offered by Alibaba Group, the biggest Internet mail order company in China. The number of users is about 1 billion people. When the store installs a reading device and the user presents a QR code displayed by Alipay exclusive application of the smartphone, it is read by the reading device of the store and payment is completed. (2) WeChat Pay Tencent, the largest social networking service (SNS) in China, provides smartphone payment service for Chinese. The number of users is approximately 800 million people. On the store side, a reader is installed and when the user presents the QR code displayed by the application exclusive to WeChat Pay on the smartphone, it is read by the reader of the store and payment is completed. (3) Origami Pay Smartphone settlement service for domestic customers provided by Origami Corporation. On the store side, a tablet is set up, and the user completes payment by reading the QR code displayed on the tablet of the store with a smartphone or the like. (4) Inbound CLS (Card Linked Service) A visitor’s passenger service for foreigners who can receive a certain cash back amount when the user settles Mastercard credit card at a domestic member store. Federated stores are advertised on overseas banking websites, etc., and it can be expected that foreign visitors can promote their visit. that’s all

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