ò Yahoo Japan and East Japan Railway announced that they have entered into an agreement to form a business tie-up in online wallet services. The business alliance includes creating an online wallet service for purchases at internet shopping mall Yahoo Japan using mobile phone handsets equipped with JR East's Suica electronic train fare cards around next spring. It also includes creating integrated circuit cards combining Yahoo Japan cards and View-Suica cards around the winter of fiscal 2007. The new cards can be used to pay for shopping at the Yahoo Japan Internet shopping mall and to pay for train fares on JR East Railways.
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