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News: Payments Applications
20/05/2008 Bank of America and Wells Fargo in payment processing JV
20/05/2008 Cards and m-payments to speed demise of cheques - Visa
20/05/2008 Chaps euro system to close
20/05/2008 Mobile Payments and NFC Asia 2008
20/05/2008 UK Payments Council plans end of cheques
19/05/2008 American Express Drops High-Tech Payment Device
19/05/2008 Interchange Cost U.S. Agencies $433m
19/05/2008 Kenya: Country Hosts Africa's Bankers
19/05/2008 Mobile Payments Appeal to Launderers, U.S. Agency Warns
16/05/2008 USA Technologies and ViVOtech Ink Supply Pact
15/05/2008 Atos Origin and Integri partner in new European payment standard
15/05/2008 BCR Enhances ATMs and Reduces Testing Costs with Paragon Software
15/05/2008 FTC to Host Town Hall Meeting to Explore Contactless Payment
15/05/2008 Mobile payments adoption gathers pace
15/05/2008 Phone banking
14/05/2008 Banque Populaire Group and Visa Europe announce the launch of a contactless payment
14/05/2008 Collaboration to combat e-banking fraud?!
14/05/2008 Itau is First Brazilian Bank to Start Full Deployment of Digipass in Retail
14/05/2008 Malaysian telco Celcom selects paybox to develop m-banking system
14/05/2008 Max New York Life launches mobile payment service
14/05/2008 Mobile Devices can be Used in a Similar Fashion to Other Contactless Payment Methods
14/05/2008 SmartPay Launches Utility Bills Payment Service with China Unicom
14/05/2008 VeriFone Further Expands into West Africa
13/05/2008 ACS giving a speech in APSCA’s NFC Non-Payment Forum
13/05/2008 Australian banks to challenge eBay on PayPal plan
13/05/2008 Ebay faces Paypal suit over 'monopolising' payments
13/05/2008 Malaysian telco Celcom selects paybox to develop m-banking
13/05/2008 Money launderers abusing m-payments networks, US warns
12/05/2008 Contactless transit to smooth the way for NFC mobile payments
12/05/2008 Inside Contactless’ MicroPass 4003 receives MasterCard PayPass