More than 110 billion sessions took place in finance apps in the region last year, revealed App Annie’s report.
Available at Cold Storage, Market Place, Jasons, Giant, 7-Eleven and Guardian stores, the system is expected to reduce checkout times by 9 to 11 seconds.
Interim cash profit of more than $4 billion follows busy six months in transformation effort.
The merger supports Alibaba’s plans to expand into Southeast Asia.
Mastercard demonstrates secure and convenient biometric card in South African trials.
The two companies have announced they are teaming up to allow users to access their accounts at physical stores.
Providing secure payment facilities remains the most important factor to encourage online shopping in the region.
Mastercard's Start Path Global can be accessed by startups who are re-thinking banking and payments and have raised a significant seed or Series A round of investment.
One of the most useful additions to Android in recent years has been the ability to purchase items in stores using tap and pay
Grab has acquired Indonesia’s Kudo and appointed Jason Thompson as the new head of GrabPay.
CTExcel x Tap & Go is accepted at more than 6 million merchants worldwide and online.
Celent's report also reveals the the major areas of mobile payments in Asia.
The price of a single Bitcoin passed that of an ounce of gold for the first time this month.
The Eko-B2B solution allows businesses in the region to experience the enhanced efficiencies and real-time cost savings of using a digital payment solution.
Zebra Technologies’ latest study reveals potential investments in RFID and other technologies that retailers will make in the next four years to meet the changing customer demands.
The option of paying via the mobile device is also extended to consumers in India
Confusion and resistance to EMV abounded in 2015, but 2017 brings improvements in adoption and an ongoing evolution in the implementation of EMV-capable credit card readers.
Visa's latest prototype shows off just how easy tap-to-pay can be—letting you buy stuff with a pair of sunglasses.
Starting 1 May 2017, the Smart Nation and Digital Government Group will consist of employees from the Government Technology Agency (GovTech), Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Communications and Information, and the Smart Nation Programme Office.
The same feature has been available for years in the Gmail web client.