Sunday May 27, 2018 08:19

PAYMENTS Press Releases

Credit Union Payment Center Outlook Revised To Positive On Resilient Results And Zero-Debt #BB/B# Stcoks—24 May 18

MOSCOW (S&P Global Ratings) May 24, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today revised its outlook to positive from stable on Russia-based Credit Union Payment Center (RNKO), a core subsidiary and payment settlement center for Center of Financial

Photo Release: SCB and President Bakery embrace cashless society with Farmhouse distribution trucks Stcoks—23 May 18

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) First Executive Vice President and Head of GTS Solutions, Sales Specialist and Services Pipat Assamongkol (Center), Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Banking 3 Metinee Jongsaliswang (left), and President Bakery PCL

Photo Release: KBank joins hands with DTAC in launching top-up service and QR code bill payment Stcoks—18 May 18

Mr. Vallop Vongjitvuttikrai (second from left), KBank Executive Vice President, and Mr. Panya Vechbanyongratana, Chief Commercial Officer, Total Access Communication PCL. (DTAC), recently launched mobile top-up service and QR code bill payment service

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

Dash Is Now Available on Paycent for P2P Cross-Border Payments and Instant IT—10 May 18

Dash becomes the preferred cryptocurrency option for Paycent and is now accessible to 36 million merchants globally for cashless transactions Dash , the top digital currency for payments, will now be available through Texcent's subsidiary app, Paycent

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank receives Remittance Business of the Year Award for 2017 from The Asian Stcoks—30 Apr 18

Bangkok Bank Vice President and Global Payment Services Department Manager Pongbhoka Buddhi-baedya (left), Vice President, Global Payment Services Sukunya Viriyamettakul (right), Assistant Vice President, Global Payment Services Ajariya Promnart (center)

FSS Launches Instant Payments to Accelerate Growth of Digital Transactions Stcoks—26 Apr 18

- Brings together all PSPS in the country - banks, financial institutions, payment processors, mobile network operators, electronic money institution providers - to create an interoperable payment network for immediate, secure and affordable monies

TRIS Rating Maintains CreditAlert with Negative Implication on Partially Guaranteed Debts of Stcoks—25 Apr 18

TRIS Rating maintains CreditAlert with a "negative" implication on the outstanding partially guaranteed debentures, rated at "BB+", issued by Group Lease PLC (GL). GL has suspended interest payments on the convertible debentures issued to J Trust Asia

China Corporate Payment Survey 2018: payment delays increase despite rapid and robust Stcoks—19 Apr 18

The Chinese economy staged a comeback in 2017. GDP ticked up from 6.7% in 2016 to 6.9% in 2017, favoured by strong demand, as well as loose monetary and fiscal policy settings. As a result, risk managers have become more complacent, both in terms of

Fitch Affirms DAD SPV#s Bonds at #AAAsf(tha)#; Outlook Stable Stcoks—18 Apr 18

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed DAD SPV Company Limited's (DAD SPV) bonds at 'AAAsf(tha)' with a Stable Outlook. This transaction is a CMBS backed by 30-year lease and fee payments from the government office centre in northern Bangkok,

Photo Release: KBank-AP customers can scan QR code for payment, the first-ever in real estate Stcoks—10 Apr 18

Mr. Amorn Suvachittanont (right), KBank First Senior Vice President, and Mr. Pamorn Prasertsan, Chief Business Group – Single Detached Home & Townhome, AP (Thailand) PCL, unveiled the first-ever QR code payment service in Thailand's property

SCB and Nok Air first in Thailand to introduce 4.0 traveling experience with QR Code Stcoks—04 Apr 18

In a bid to help transform Thailand into a cash cashless society, Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) is taking another step forward in expanding its e-Payment options, recently collaborating with Nok Air in developing Thailand's first QR code payment system for

บตท. จัดสินเชื่อบ้านดอกเบี้ยคงที่ 10 ปี ป้องลูกค้า Payment Shock และปิดความเสี่ยงดอกเบี้ยขาขึ้น หุ้น—26 Mar 18

นางวสุกานต์ วิศาลสวัสดิ์ กรรมการและผู้จัดการ บรรษัทตลาดรองสินเชื่อที่อยู่อาศัย (บตท.) รัฐวิสาหกิจสังกัดกระทรวงการคลัง เปิดเผยว่า "บตท. มีพอร์ตลูกค้าสินเชื่อบ้านที่รับซื้อมาจากธนาคาร ที่ต้องให้ความสำคัญสูงสุดและดูแลอย่างใกล้ชิด เพราะถ้าลูกค้าออกจาก บตท.

Photo Release: SCB raises the bar for BAHTNET and ICAS with ISO 27001 (2013) Stcoks—22 Mar 18

Siam Commercial Bank, represented by Mr. Woraphon Watunyuta, Head of Technology Security & Risk and Technology Architecture (left) and Ms. Wannarat Phanjan, Executive Vice President of the bank's Payments and Trade Operations Division, (second from

Noble Group Ltd. Rating Lowered To #D# On Missed Principal And Coupon Stcoks—20 Mar 18

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) March 20, 2018-- S&P Global Ratings today lowered its long-term issuer credit rating on Hong Kong-based commodity trader Noble Group Ltd. to 'D' from 'CC'. We lowered the ratings because Noble has missed the

Singtel Group first to interconnect telco mobile wallets for seamless cross-border payments Stcoks—20 Mar 18

The Singtel Group today announced plans to interconnect mobile wallets across different ecosystems through an interoperable platform. As a start, the Group plans to first link the mobile wallets of Singtel and its regional associates, with the first

UnionPay Unveils Low-Cost Easy Implementable E-Payment Solutions for SMEs at Bangkok Fintech Fair Stcoks—19 Mar 18

Aimed at empowering SMEs to capture the opportunities in a rapidly digitalising economy, UnionPay solutions on show include wearables and QR Code payments designed for easy implementation and usage by consumers and businesses. UnionPay International

KTC jointly with Visa, elevate services to a global level with the launch of KTC Scan to Pay Cross Stcoks—27 Feb 18

KTC achieves a breakthrough and moves further towards a cashless society at an international level. KTC partners with Visa, in launching, "KTC Scan to Pay Cross Border", which allows international payments using credit cards via QR Codes. KTC provides

Singapore-based fintech start-up Texcent receives Remittance License from Monetary Authority Stcoks—21 Feb 18

Texcent Asia, Singapore based payments company announced today, that it has received remittance License from Monetary Authority Singapore (MAS). "With this, Texcent will commence its much-awaited global payments and remittance business focusing first in

Photo Release: BEM and TrueMoney sign a Cooperation Agreement to develop the metro payment General—20 Feb 18

The Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited, the expressway and metro service provider, led by Dr. Sombat Kitjalaksana, Managing Director, has signed a cooperation agreement with TrueMoney Company Limited, Thailand's leading e-payment

SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-time payments Stcoks—15 Feb 18

SWIFT welcomes the public launch of the New Payments Platform (NPP) in Australia, which is set to revolutionise the way payments are made domestically. SWIFT has helped to design, build and deliver the NPP and will play a key role in operating the

Photo Release: KBank joins hands with Thailand Post to introduce pilot QR code payment Stcoks—15 Feb 18

Mr. Predee Daochai, KBank President and Ms. Smorn Terdthumpiboon (second from left), President of Thailand Post Co., Ltd., join forces in promoting the cashless society through the use of dynamic QR code, a cutting-edge payment technology, as a safe and

SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-time payments Stcoks—14 Feb 18

SWIFT welcomes the public launch of the New Payments Platform (NPP) in Australia, which is set to revolutionise the way payments are made domestically. SWIFT has helped to design, build and deliver the NPP and will play a key role in operating the

SWIFT ปฏิวัติภาคการธนาคารของออสเตรเลียด้วยการชำระเงินแบบเรียลไทม์ หุ้น—14 Feb 18

SWIFT (สวิฟ) มีความยินดีอย่างยิ่งในการเปิดตัวแพลตฟอร์มการชำระเงินรูปแบบใหม่ หรือ New Payments Platform (NPP) ต่อสาธารณะในออสเตรเลีย ซึ่งจะช่วยปฏิวัติวิธีการชำระเงินภายในประเทศครั้งใหญ่ โดย SWIFT เป็นผู้ออกแบบ พัฒนา และดำเนินการด้านโครงสร้างพื้นฐานให้กับ

Centara signs agreement with TreePay for mobile payment solution Lifestyle—13 Feb 18

Capability will allow Centara properties to accept smartphone payments from Chinese tourists Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand's leading hotel operator, yesterday signed an agreement with TreePay Co., Ltd., a specialised payment facilitator, to

FinNet to launch payment system service for capital market from Feb Stcoks—12 Feb 18

The Stock Exchange of Thailand's (SET) subsidiary FinNet Innovation Network Co., Ltd., today rolls out the payment system infrastructure in order to enhance efficiency of the capital market's payment process, in line with the government's National

Dusit International now accepts Alipay at its hotels and resorts in Thailand, offering more Lifestyle—09 Feb 18

Dusit International, one of Thailand's foremost hotel and property development companies, has rolled out Alipay at its hotels and resorts in Thailand to cater to Chinese travellers who prefer to make quick and secure payments via mobile. With over 520

Fine Art purchased with cryptocurrencies - Aditus Pay rolled out at Art Stcoks—09 Feb 18

Aditus, the world's first luxury access platform for crypto-affluents, in partnership with Art Stage, the largest art fair in Southeast Asia, integrated Aditus Pay as a payment service provider during the 8th edition of Art Stage Singapore which took

Growth in payments drives SWIFT annual traffic to exceed seven billion message Stcoks—30 Jan 18

SWIFT's FIN traffic rose to an all-time high of 7.1 billion messages in 2017, fuelled by double-digit growth in global payments. While SWIFT's FIN traffic grew by 9% over the year, FIN Payment traffic rose by 12%, driven by growth across all regions and

A faster way to shop and pay with the new Lazada Wallet IT—31 Jan 18

The innovative new mobile cashless payment system offers special benefits, discounts and access to Lazada's exclusive campaigns. Shopping for great deals on Lazada, the leading online shopping and selling destination for Southeast Asia, has become