tech news

Drivers can soon buy fuel using their Touch ‘n Go RFID tag

Drivers will quickly be capable of pay for his or her gas with out leaving the automotive through the use of an RFID sticker, following a collaboration between Contact ‘n Go (TNG) Sdn Bhd and Shell Malaysia.

TNG chief government officer Syahrunizam Samsudin mentioned RFID fuelling would enable fee to be constructed from the refuelling bay, with none bodily interplay utilizing clients’ cell phone or the standard point-of-sale system.

This works utilizing the TNG RFID tag, an embedded radio-frequency chip caught to the automobile windscreen or headlamp. On the fuelling bay, an overhead scanner reads the radio-frequency from the RFID tag and deducts the quantity.

He mentioned the transaction particulars could be instantly out there on their telephones by means of the Contact ‘n Go e-wallet app.

The 2 firms are in talks to signal a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the collaboration, although no timeline was given on the rollout.

In a press launch, Syahrunizam mentioned the businesses had been already collaborating nationwide, with 950 Shell stations accepting cashless fee utilizing his firm’s e-wallet.

TNG RFID Tags fitments may also be made out there at chosen Shell stations for purchasers who spend a minimal of RM50 utilizing their Contact ‘n Go e-wallet.

This promotion runs from Feb 15 to March 31, for the primary 10,000 clients.

The Star had earlier reported that beginning Feb 15, TNG RFID tags will price RM35 from all fitment centres nationwide, which features a one-time substitute on the identical automobile.

One other promotion, along side the e-Tunai Rakyat initiative, gives e-Tunai recipients RM7 cashback once they spend a minimal of RM20 at Shell stations.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *