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News: Payments Applications
28/01/2009 Visa Europe to invest EUR 10 million to equip retailers with payWave terminals
27/01/2009 Pay by Phone Takes On New Meaning
26/01/2009 Global Recession: Why Banks Must Deploy Aggressive e-Commerce Technologies
26/01/2009 ProPay integrates ProtectPay services with MicroSecure card reader
26/01/2009 U.S. roadblocks to cellphone as credit card
23/01/2009 Buy your bus tickets using your phone
21/01/2009 Canadian payments market geared for growth even through troubled economic times
21/01/2009 Exploring chip & PIN options for Nigerian financial market
21/01/2009 Xiring's Turnover for the 4th quarter of 2008 increased of +35% at €9.4 million
21/01/2009 MasterCard and French retailer Carrefour launch contactless card
21/01/2009 Obama supports credit card reform
21/01/2009 Visa Europe expects deal with EU on card fees soon
20/01/2009 Gulf Bank issues chip-enabled debit cards in conjunction with MasterCard
20/01/2009 State Bank of Patiala launhes Smart card
19/01/2009 Motorola offers 'snap-on' device for mobile payments
15/01/2009 Mobile banking users to exceed 150m globally by 2011 according to Juniper Research
14/01/2009 Sheetz Tests Innovative Payment Method
14/01/2009 'Chip' technology improves customer safety
14/01/2009 Travel and Hospitality Leader Faber Chooses ViVOtech Integrated Cont
13/01/2009 Beginner's guide to: Contactless cards
13/01/2009 Nigerian financial market and the chips/PIN revolution
12/01/2009 PayPal and merchants set to kick-start m-payments revolution ...
07/01/2009 All Barclays debit cards contactless by 2011
07/01/2009 ‘Contactless’ cards could replace loose change
07/01/2009 MasterCard in $100 million deal with Ireland company
07/01/2009 Gemalto First To Market With MasterCard Advanced Authentication for Chip Card Reader
07/01/2009 Mobile payments become more and more popular
06/01/2009 Former Visa exec joins online payment provider
06/01/2009 MasterCard Acquires Orbiscom to Accelerate Development of Innovative Payment Solutions
05/01/2009 Bell ID Signs Contract With ICICI Bank in India