ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Sampath Bank said it had tied up with Paycorp International to help merchant customer receive payments from Diners Club, Discover Network and American Express card holders.
Sampath Bank customers can already accept Visa, Mastercard and UnionPay International online payments through the Sampath Payment Gateway.
Sampath Bank customers have to apply online for a merchant account with Paycorp International for Diners Club, Discover and Amex who will independently approve the applications.
Approved customers can get payments from all six payment network through the Paycorp International payment gateway.
The partnership between Sampath Bank and Paycorp International will simplify online payment transactions for businesses and government agencies by avoiding the need to integrate multiple payment gateways and technologies of different issuer networks.
“We have continued to enable businesses to take their first steps into the world of digital commerce,” DarshinPathinayake, Head of Card Centre, Sampath Bank said.
“Sampath Bank business and government customers can now seamlessly accept payments from six of the world’s major issuers, which will help drive sales and business growth.”