Qatar’s leading financial institution Dukhan Bank has launched Fitbit Pay and Garmin Pay on the Dukhan Pay (D-Pay) contactless payment platform to encourage the digital transformation of banking services and transactions.
Through this, the bank intends to ensure a secure and easy payment experience for its customers. On the D-Pay platform, clients can now add their Dukhan Bank debit and credit cards to their respective Fitbit and Garmin devices, to make quick and smooth contactless transactions directly from the wrist.
In its statement to the media, Dukhan Bank stated that “We are pleased to add Fitbit Pay and Garmin Pay to the Dukhan Pay contactless platform. These two services will surely enhance our customers’ experience by enabling them to perform contactless payments in a way that is seamless and safe, reflecting the banks’ commitment to creating advanced payment methods that meet the constant and ever-evolving needs of our customers.”
American multinational financial services company, Visa commented, “Visa is continuously working to deliver new and innovative form factors to our partners. Garmin Pay and Fitbit Pay use Visa Token Service and offer cardholders enhanced options for contactless payments through wearables, enabling their active lifestyle while offering a secure way to pay. We are pleased to work with Dukhan Bank to introduce Garmin Pay and Fitbit Pay for Visa cardholders in Qatar.”
“We are excited to extend our partnership with Dukhan Bank to launch Garmin Pay and Fitbit Pay. Mastercard has been at the forefront of introducing innovative solutions that are tailored to meet the needs of consumers and further accelerate digital transformation in the market. We are in a unique position to leverage our expertise and act as an enabler for products that provide our consumers with faster, safer, convenient, and more hygienic ways to pay,” stated Mastercard, the US-based financial services company.
Furthermore, Dukhan Bank aims to introduce more contactless payment products as it seeks to provide customers with the best innovative services and to give them the safest payment solutions. D-Pay, or Dukhan Pay, is the latest digital banking service that is provided by Dukhan Bank to drive digital banking transformation in the country.