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THAI and Worldpay sign MoU to expand payment channels

Author: Theodore Koumelis / Date: Fri, 12/07/2018 - 02:02
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L-R: Mr. Phil Pomford, Mr. Shane Happach, Mr. Wiwat Piyawiroj, Mrs. Pariya Chulkaratana
L-R: Mr. Phil Pomford, Mr. Shane Happach, Mr. Wiwat Piyawiroj, Mrs. Pariya Chulkaratana

As part of the company's commercial strategies, THAI selected Worldpay for its international reach and know-how in the airline industry through cooperation with some 88 airlines around the world.

Mr. Wiwat Piyawiroj, Executive Vice President, Commercial, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) and Mr. Shane Happach, EVP, Global eCommerce, Worldpay, recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to further expand payment channel of on-line air ticket. The ceremony was held at So Sofitel Bangkok Hotel and witnessed by Mrs. Pariya Chulkaratana, THAI Vice President, e-Commerce and Ancillary Marketing and Mr. Phil Pomfor, Worldpay General Manager for Asia Pacific, Global Enterprise eCommerce.

With over 25 years of experience, Worldpay is a leader in card and alternative payments with global coverage.  As part of the company's commercial strategies, THAI selected Worldpay for its international reach and know-how in the airline industry through cooperation with some 88 airlines around the world. Payment by credit card has become increasingly popular among airline passengers as an alternative method.  THAI also offers a wider variety of payment options to meet the lifestyle of digital passengers.

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