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News: Payments Applications
05/08/2008 CHARGE Anywhere Partners with Intermec to Offer the Most Rugged Mobile Payment Solution
05/08/2008 Gemalto Web Service Enables Personalized Photos on PlasticNow MasterCard Cards in Canada
05/08/2008 UK Internet Banking Users Up 500% Since 2000
05/08/2008 VeriFone Contactless Solution Wins European Retail Solutions Award
04/08/2008 Claim Jumper Restaurants Selects VeriFone’s CarsidePAY
04/08/2008 PayPal launches pre-paid card in UK
04/08/2008 Tyfone Invited by the Federal Trade Commission to Discuss a Paradigm for Contactless Payment Systems
02/08/2008 PayPal launches prepaid card - ‘PayPal top up card'
01/08/2008 Hypercom First to Achieve SPAN2 Certification in Saudi Arabia
01/08/2008 MasterCard posts loss after AmEx settlement charge
01/08/2008 Visa quarterly net income climbs 41%
31/07/2008 China's Bankcard Issued Up to 1.5 Billion
31/07/2008 Is UK Faster Payments working for you?
30/07/2008 Cheque volumes on the slide in US
30/07/2008 MacKinnon quits European Payments Council
30/07/2008 Contactless technology on the brink
30/07/2008 STMicroelectronics and NXP Complete Deal to Create New Wireless Semiconductor Company
29/07/2008 ANZ Launches First Aussie Reloadable, Contactless Card in Australia
29/07/2008 Citibank & Octopus Launch Multi-Function Credit Card
29/07/2008 Philippine E-Merchants Accept China UnionPay Cards
28/07/2008 New plan brings global payment system closer
25/07/2008 eTranzact, Nigerian banking system and the future of e-Payment in Africa
25/07/2008 Hypercom Artema Modular Unattended Payment Terminal Receives Interac
25/07/2008 NFC-based Proximity Mobile Payments May Require a “Bold First Move“
24/07/2008 Make Purchases Using Mobile Phones
24/07/2008 Mobile money movement
23/07/2008 Etisalat Announces Financial Results For First Half 2008
23/07/2008 GSM Operators and Euro Banks in NFC Payment
23/07/2008 Mobile Phone Payment Processing Could be In Future
22/07/2008 A New Card Swipe Device Could Move PayPal Closer to POS Payments