PayMaya x hirna Partnership – Enabling Cashless Taxi Rides

PayMaya x hirna

PayMaya x hirna partners to equip the latter’s partner drivers with the ability to accept cashless payments to promote a safer and convenient commute.

hirna is a ride-hailing app currently available in Davao, Iloilo, Butuan, and Bacolod. Now you can book rides on the app and pay using PayMaya QR. through the PayMaya x hirna partnership, the contactless payment to the driver also helps in preventing the spread of COVID-19.

hirna and its partner-drivers are one of the first transportation service providers that Paymaya is empowering with digital payment capabilities. Drivers can instantly begin accepting cashless payments through PayMaya QR by installing the PayMaya Negosyo app ( on their phones, where they only need to register and upload a valid ID in order to apply for an account and receive a QR code in as fast as 24 hours.

With the PayMaya Negosyo, the drivers can have their own QR code that can be scanned by their passengers for safe, contactless payments. They also get a digital financial account specifically built for micro entrepreneurs, with higher account limits and other features helpful for business.

Read more about PayMaya Negosyo here:

“When we launched hirna, our promise was to provide a safe, reliable, and convenient transportation option to commuters. By providing our passengers with digital payment options through PayMaya, we are helping ensure a safer ride whenever they book a ride with one of our partner taxis,”

said hirna President and CEO Francisco “Coco” Mauricio

On the enterprise side, PayMaya is also enabling hirna with cashless payments acceptance via PayMaya Checkout so that its driver-partners can easily pay their requisite fees using their PayMaya Negosyo accounts.

“We are excited to work with hirna and its partner drivers in promoting cashless adoption in their ecosystems as part of the New Normal. Enabling safe transportation for all through digital payments is part of our thrust with our partnership with the DOTr and the LTFRB. By supporting digital payments for the transportation sector, PayMaya’s cashless solutions provide greater safety and more convenience for operators, drivers and commuters,”

added PayMaya President Shailesh Baidwan
Josef Cagas
Geek-of-all-Trades, master of none, Josef is the founder of Davao Geek Hub. He has a passion for all things tech, and consumes all forms of media.