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Kingdoms level up QR code payments

Publication date 07 June 2023 | 20:51 | ICT

Cambodia and Thailand on June 6 formally rolled out Phase II of their transnational QR (Quick Response) code payment system. Through this initiative, the two ASEAN kingdoms seek to promote financial inclusion and the use of local



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