Bangladesh has experienced increasing trend of smart card usages in different fields of citizen services and financial technology.
Industry insiders have forecasted that the use will be increased much more in coming days the country is still in the infancy of card age.In this regards, Kona Software Lab, a venture of South Korean smart solution provider Kona I, is playing an important role.
KSL operates the second largest research and development centre of the global business solution wings of Kona I which manufactures smart card, develops various state-of-the-art payment and security solutions for global and local partners.
Based on an internally developed COS (Chip OS), KONA currently owns more than 40 domestic & international certificates as well as 300 different product types and supplying its product to 90 countries worldwide in more than 500 financial institutions. It is capable to develop and supply the smart card as per the customer requirements.
KONA offers various payment solutions as per the requirement of different financial institutions based on in-house technology and many years of expertise. KONA has various types of Banking cards, Health cards, Student cards and NID cards.
There are three types of banking cards like IC Chip and smart card, DO-N card and special material card. The firm produces designs in various materials such as metal, jewelry, mother-of-pearl and natural wood through consulting with manufactures and supplying of special cards for payment, transportation and public services to suit different purposes.
Kona is working relentlessly to explore the card market in Bangladesh with its new technologies and expertise. Banks as well as other card users are also becoming more interested to explore new opportunities in card business.