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News: Payments Applications
10/03/2009 Gemalto and Oberthur developing Mifare on a SIM
10/03/2009 Orange and Barclaycard team up for mobile payments
10/03/2009 Pradonet Technology launches FeliCa enabled mobile handheld terminal
10/03/2009 Yilmaz to launch smart card project in Kenya with E-Kent
09/03/2009 Trusted Logic brings Trusted User Interface to Mobile Payment
06/03/2009 Visa expects growth as consumers shift from cash to credit cards
06/03/2009 Visa highlighted several overall trends in the payments industry
05/03/2009 KeyBank First to Launch World Debit MasterCard
05/03/2009 SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc. to Launch ...
04/03/2009 Barclays heralds new wave of wallet-waving
04/03/2009 Contactless Visa payWave cards of Cornèrcard go multi-functional with virtual LEGIC all-in-one card
04/03/2009 Fraud fears over contactless cards
03/03/2009 Barclays rolls out contactless debit card
02/03/2009 Aconite and Traderoot partner to strengthen support to African payments market
02/03/2009 CBN extends deadline for smart card migration
02/03/2009 Moneris Solutions Selects VeriFone as Payment Solutions Supplier in $10 Million Contract for Wireless, Countertop and Integrated Systems
26/02/2009 Convenience will drive UK adoption of mobile and contactless payments
25/02/2009 Mobile payments 'could be safer than credit cards'
23/02/2009 Visa and MasterCard interested in offering debit cards in Canada
23/02/2009 Visa Works with GSMA to Extend Access to Secure Mobile Financial Services Globally
23/02/2009 Wireless mobile payment
13/02/2009 Brits still not that into contactless payments
13/02/2009 Study shows U.K. adoption of contactless, mobile payments is consumer driven
11/02/2009 Contactless Payments and Mobile Commerce the Next Big Thing?
11/02/2009 InterSwitch introduces Africa’s first chip and PIN ca
11/02/2009 Smart Transaction Systems Selects Hypercom Mobile Network to Extend Reach
11/02/2009 sQuid eMoney contactless payments launch on Ingenico devices
11/02/2009 Thai Bank Trials Mobile Payments with NFC-Enabled Mobile Phones
10/02/2009 Accor Services and MasterCard Europe Create a Leading Joint Venture in the European Prepaid Market
10/02/2009 Net 1 UEPS Shrugs Off Negative Sentiment