Thursday October 18, 2018 21:09

DIGITAL PAYMENTS Press Releases

Visa and Fitbit launch Fitbit Pay in Thailand Stcoks—10 Oct 18

Leave your wallet and phone at home and pay effortlessly for items with your Fitbit Ionic or Fitbit Versa smartwatch Visa, the world's leader in digital payments and Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leading global wearables brand, today announced that Fitbit

Visa marks major milestone in Thailand with full participation in domestic debit market Stcoks—27 Jun 18

Bangkok--27 Jun--Spark Communications
Visa announces 'Go Live' for processing of domestic debit transactions
Visa to offer comprehensive suite of debit products and resources to grow digital payments in line with National ePayments Plan

Visa, the world's leader in digital payments, has announced it is now processing debit transactions in Thailand. This milestone follows the November 2017 announcement where Visa received a domestic network license from the Bank of Thailand.

The move to fully participate in the domestic payment market reflects Visa's commitment to further grow digital payments for consumers and businesses as well as fostering a financially inclusive ecosystem in Thailand.

Suripong Tantiyanon, Country Manager, Visa Thailand said: "By operating as a processor of domestic debit transactions, Visa is well-positioned to leverage its strengths and network to continually drive innovation and expand access to electronic payments in Thailand creating a more financially inclusive ecosystem for all. Visa Debit will be a stepping stone for further adoption of electronic payments in the country and strengthens the country's national ePayment agenda."

Through a partnership with National Interbank Transaction Management and Exchange (National ITMX), Visa is now providing banks and merchants in Thail

Payment security is paramount as Asia Pacific strives to become the global leader in cashless Stcoks—16 May 18

The importance of payments security was reinforced today at the Visa Asia Pacific Security Summit as the region is poised to lead the global transformation from cash to digital payments. Urbanization and increasing mobile usage are driving the appetite

Wirecard Provides IKEA Southeast Asia With Payment Eco-system for its New Online Stcoks—16 Oct 17

- IKEA online stores in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand now benefit from state-of-the-art digital payments - Partnership strengthens IKEA online shop launch in Southeast Asia The global technology group Wirecard provides a regionally managed payment

Photo Release: KBank steps forward with the K PLUS SHOP app to accept payment with WeChat Pay QR Stcoks—28 Sep 17

KASIKORNBANK debuts the K PLUS SHOP app – the first mobile banking app in Thailand that supports QR code-based payment with WeChat Pay, a world-class digital payment service. The move is intended to bolster the competitiveness of Thai retailers

Cross-border digital payments company InstaReM receives US$13M investment Stcoks—04 Jul 17

The latest round of investment brings the total amount raised to over US$18M from a consortium of some of the largest funds in the region. InstaReM , one of the leading digital cross-border payments companies, has received a US$13 million investment led

Mahindra Comviva เปิดตัวแพลตฟอร์ม Mobilytix Customer Engagement for Digital Payments ไอที—27 Feb 17

Mahindra Comviva ผู้นำระดับโลกด้านการให้บริการโซลูชั่นสำหรับอุปกรณ์เคลื่อนที่ ประกาศเปิดตัว MobiLytix[TM] Customer Engagement for Digital Payments เพื่อยกระดับการสร้างความสัมพันธ์กับลูกค้าในการใช้บริการการชำระเงินดิจิทัล MobiLytix[TM] Customer Engagement

Mahindra Comviva Launches Mobilytix Customer Engagement for Digital IT—27 Feb 17

Mahindra Comviva , the global leader in providing mobility solutions, today announced the launch of MobiLytix[TM] Customer Engagement for Digital Payments an offering to drive higher level of customer engagement in the digital payments space.

TransferWise launches international money transfers via Facebook Stcoks—21 Feb 17

Money transfer company TransferWise has launched a new service that allows users to send money internationally through Facebook Inc's chat application, as competition in the digital payments landscape intensifies. The London-based startup said on Tuesday

OnePlus Leverages CyberSource Solutions to Expand Payment Options for Users Around the Stcoks—19 Jan 17

- OnePlus, a global mobile technology start-up, implements CyberSource's full suite of global payment management solutions, including fraud management and payment tokenization - CyberSource's solutions will enable OnePlus to accept digital payments, and

Ecobank launches Ecobank Masterpass QR in Nigeria Stcoks—08 Sep 16

Lagos, Nigeria -- Ecobank Group has partnered with Mastercard to launch Ecobank Masterpass QR, an enhancement to the Masterpass global digital payment service that will enable millions of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria to accept

PayPal ties-up with first Indian partner Shopmatic for cross-border Stcoks—18 Jan 16

Mumbai: Digital payments firm PayPal said it tied up with ecommerce platform solutions provider Shopmatic to enable its merchants to expand their sales globally. This is PayPal's first tie-up with an Indian partner. The company has been getting

Infosys Finacle and Payveris join forces to offer integrated payment solutions to US Stcoks—18 Aug 15

Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, has joined forces with Payveris, an online and mobile digital payments company in Connecticut to provide integrated payment solutions to banks and credit unions throughout the US. The offering will facilitate

Making Digital Bangladesh Vision 2021 a reality, Government joins the Better Than Cash IT—03 Jun 15

Bangladesh commits to further national financial inclusion by accelerating the transition to digital payments Aligned with the nation's Digital Bangladesh Vision 2021, the Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh today announced it will

In line with strategy to mature into an emerging economy, Nepal joins the Better Than Cash Stcoks—16 Apr 15

Government aims for economic growth and women's empowerment through digital payments initiative As part of its national vision to graduate from its Least Developed Country status, Nepal has announced an ambitious commitment to modernize its economy

World Bank Report: Digital Payments Vital To Economic Growth Encourage Greater Data Stcoks—29 Aug 14

WASHINGTON, August 28, 2014 – Integrating digital payments into the economies of emerging and developing nations addresses crucial issues of broad economic growth and individual financial empowerment, according to a new report by the World Bank

DataCash and Redecard Present New Payment Solutions which Enable Multi-national Retailers to Expand General—11 Oct 13

Retail Merchants to benefit from DataCash and Redecard's state-of-the-art digital payment solution which enables expansion into the rapidly growing Brazilian e-commerce market Global payments solution provider, DataCash [http://www.datacash.com ], a

DataCash Announces Global Partnership With Swiff to Deliver White-label Mobile Point of Sale General—08 Oct 13

Banking partners to benefit from innovative m-commerce card payment solution making digital payments a reality for their SME merchant base. DataCash [http://www.datacash.com ], a MasterCard company, has today announced a new partnership with Swiff

MasterCard introduces MasterPass payment service Stcoks—27 Feb 13

Singapore, February 25th 2013 - At Mobile World Congress, MasterCard today introduced MasterPass™ – the future of digital payments. MasterPass is a digital service that allows consumers to use any payment card or enabled device to discover

Fiserv names Ginger Schmeltzer Emerging Payments SVP Stcoks—06 Sep 12

Brookfield, August 28th 2012 - Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced that Ginger Schmeltzer has joined the company as senior vice president, Emerging Payments, Digital Payment Solutions, which

PayPal and SOFTBANK plan joint venture establishment of PayPal Japan Stcoks—14 May 12

Tokyo, May 9th 2012 - PayPal and SOFTBANK announced today that the two companies plan to establish a joint venture company, “PayPal Japan”, to build a digital payments business that will drive the future of commerce in Japan. In addition,

Barclaycard builds its presence in the digital payments market Stcoks—24 May 11

Delivery of global digital payments strategy continues apace with the appointment of new Barclaycard Head of US mobile payments division UK, May 23rd 2011 - Barclaycard is strengthening its position as one of the world's leading providers of digital