Mobile Payments

Going Cardless and Cashless: How Banks and Fintechs are Reinventing Payments

Banks and fintech companies are developing innovative solutions for consumers to pay for goods and withdraw cash without payment cards, offering entirely new ways to transact. In the US, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo are among those that

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Vietnam Announces Major Initiative to Become Cashless by 2020

Vietnam’s deputy prime minister Vuong Dinh Hue has signed a policy decision aimed to dramatically reduce cash transactions and improve electronic payment methods by 2020, according to a report by Viet Nam News. The new plan would not only provide

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Maybank Samsung Pay sees 100% contactless payments rise

Contactless payments introduced to Malaysia as Maybank launch their Samsung Pay boosting the number of customers whilst at the same time reducing its cardholders by 100% by the end of 2017 This follows the success of the Maybank Pay launch

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Maybank Launches the First Mobile Money Transfer Service in Malaysia with Western Union

Maybank and Western Union announced the launch of the first digital remittance service in Malaysia via its Maybank2u (“M2u”) mobile banking App. Maybank Mobile App M2u The mobile App service enables Maybank customers to transfer money to more than 500,000

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Is a Cashless Society Really a Viable Option?

It’s interesting that whilst paper cash has been around for over three centuries the move away from it has been difficult to imagine. The huge increase in the use of credit cards as a form of conducting business was believed

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Filipino Startup PaidUp Seeks To Reinvent How We Order And Pay For Food And Beverages

Mobile payments app PaidUp seeks to reinvent how people order and shop for food, drinks and services by allowing consumers to prepay their purchases in return for exclusive discounts, rewards and special services. The first pre-pay mobile wallet app in

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TransferTo Accelerates Global Expansion with New Africa Leadership Appointment

TransferTo, a B2B cross-border mobile payments network, has appointed Sandra Hua Yao to lead TransferTo’s business operations in East Africa. The appointment is part of the company’s continued geographic expansion to support its global strategy and grow TransferTo’s presence in

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MatchMove Partners With The Mobile Wallet To Grow in Digital Payments in India and Southeast Asia

The Mobile Wallet (TMW), India’s first payment solution officially announced their partnership with MatchMove, Singapore’s Fintech company and will be integrating MatchMove’s award-winning Wallet OS into the TMW app. This will allow TMW to further boost its functionality and usability

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Singapore’s SoftPay Mobile Wins Vietnamese Talents Awards 2016

Singapore’s Mobile Point of Sale company, with its main operations in Vietnam, celebrates its win at the 2016 Vietnamese Talents Awards 2016 which honors leading innovations and inventions in IT. SoftPay Mobile’s MPOS service allows businesses to accept card payments

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New Airbnb for Business Traveler to Integrate Booking and Payment Solution

AirPlus International and Airbnb are developing a new integrated solution for the booking, payment and billing of business-related travel. The expert in payment solutions in business travel management and the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company will be introducing a fully

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