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Eskisehir in Turkey: Leading the Way as a Cashless City

Wed, 2013-10-30 15:15 -- Liz Enbysk

Watch this video of the launch of Esparacard in the Turkish city of Eskisehir, where you'll see how the people of Eskisehir now enjoy the benefits of an electronic ticketing system for transit as well as for shopping, cinemas and restaurants, eliminating the need and reliance on cash.