mobile payments

Contactless payments picking up pace in Europe

Almost one quarter of Europeans expect to use contactless payments with smartwatches, bracelets, keyrings and …

Mobile payments tipped for swift growth to 2020

A third of the world’s smartphone will use mobile point of sale (PoS) payments during …

Analysts expect global QR code resurgence

Juniper Research forecast an explosion in usage of QR codes on mobile devices outside of …

HKT looks to expand Tap & Go beyond Hong Kong

PCCW Global, the international division of Hong Kong’s largest operator HKT, is working with China-based …

Singapore, Thailand discuss e-payment alliance

The central banks in Singapore and Thailand are holding preliminary discussions about linking their national …

UN highlights mobile payment growth trajectory

The United Nations (UN) highlighted the growing influence of mobile and digital payments for both …

Mobile wallet providers must prepare for hack attacks

LIVE FROM PAYEXPO EUROPE, LONDON: Building modern security systems and “hack testing” mobile payment apps …

Banks set for Japan mobile currency launch by 2020

A consortium of Japanese banks received the green light from regulators to launch digital currency …

Garmin ups smartwatch game, embraces payments

LIVE FROM IFA2017, BERLIN: Garmin announced a new set of wearables, including its first touchscreen …

Visa eyes India opportunity despite strong competition

Visa aims to win at least its “fair share” of the developing cashless payment market being …