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News: Payments Applications
30/09/2008 University of Cape Coast goes E-Zwich
 www.happyghana.com
29/09/2008 Credit Card, Meet Smartphone
 www.techtree.com
25/09/2008 Alpha Bank launched Visa Gold card with incorporated chip
 www.emportal.co.yu
23/09/2008 SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc, 2 new programs signed with 3500 prepaid cards sold.
22/09/2008 E-Smart Claims Biometric Card Offers ATM Fraud Solution
19/09/2008 Major credit-card issuers go 'contactless'
 www.businessedge.ca
18/09/2008 Verifone's PumpPAY processes over one million card transactions
16/09/2008 VeriFone to Show Range of Unattended and Contactless Systems at KioskCom 2008
15/09/2008 eBay to go all electronic in online payments
15/09/2008 UAE banking on chip and pin
 www.business24-7.ae
11/09/2008 MasterCard signs US drugstore chain Rite Aid to PayPass
11/09/2008 NETS, SingTel and UOB Launch a NFC Pilot in Singapore Using ViVOtech's OTA Technology
08/09/2008 e-zwich biometric card to be used in tertiary institutions soon
 
08/09/2008 Mocapay Wins Smart Transactions Systems Account
05/09/2008 Key Challenges and Issues facing the World Point-of-Sale (POS) Terminals Market
 www.marketwatch.com
05/09/2008 Smart Transactions Systems and Mocapay Launch Mobile Marketing and Payments Beta Program
04/09/2008 Thales supports 'Bank of Kuwait and the Middle East' in implementing instant EMV card issuance
02/09/2008 BRD launches its first series of chip cards on domestic market
02/09/2008 Convenience, security boost payment cards market, says Global Industry report
 www.news.yahoo.com
02/09/2008 UK's Nucleus to launch contactless payment system in India
02/09/2008 Wasabi goes contactless
 www.finextra.com
29/08/2008 Net1 Announces Acquisition of BGS Smart Card Systems
29/08/2008 PayEasy Extends Philippine E-Commerce to China, Taiwan and Thailand
 www.pr.com
29/08/2008 Telstra, NAB, Visa start contactless m-payments trial
 www.telecom.paper.nl
26/08/2008 Customized Cards ‘Have Higher Transactions than Standard Cards’
 www.epaynews.com
26/08/2008 Dubai First, Mastercard join hands
 www.tradearabia.com
26/08/2008 MasterCard, Bell Mobility trial mobile payments
 www.intomobile.com
26/08/2008 MasterCard Launches Malaysian Debit Card
 www.epaynews.com
26/08/2008 Travelex group to adopt the International Payment Cards in Algeria
25/08/2008 Cellphones may make wallets obsolete
 www.latimes.com