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News: Payments Applications
09/12/2013 Merchant360 offers plug-in that lets retailers deliver coupons to any NFC phone
04/12/2013 Universal Credit Drives Growth for credEcardplus
03/12/2013 Oberthur and mBank partner to offer mobile branchless banking in emerging markets
02/12/2013 Smart card payment terminals find way to emerging markets
26/11/2013 Mobey Forum Calls for Banks to Gen Up as MPOS Market Grows Claws
26/11/2013 Researchers use shopping cart to put mobile, NFC payment theft on wheels
25/11/2013 FIME India Supports Ezetap in Achieving EMV Compliance
25/11/2013 Telecom Italia and Visa Europe to roll out NFC payments in Italy
25/11/2013 Vodafone to launch NFC mobile wallet across Europe
22/11/2013 OTI's NFC Payment Readers Receive ISIS Certification
14/11/2013 OTI Deploys NFC Payment Solutions to a Consortium of Banks in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao
08/11/2013 Giesecke & Devrient confirmed as partner for Payment Solutions with UniCredit across multiple countries
05/11/2013 3 Hong Kong and Citibank Jointly Launch '3 Citi Wallet' New Mobile Payment Technology
04/11/2013 Citibank and 3 launch NFC mobile wallet in Hong Kong
01/11/2013 Estonia’s EMT and banks start testing "mobile bank card" prototype
25/10/2013 NFC to Enable $48 Billion in In-Store Mobile Payments by 2017
23/10/2013 Garanti Bank launches NFC payments in Romania
23/10/2013 ZNAP at Apps World 2013: "Wallets and debit cards will be obsolete in 10 years"
21/10/2013 Mobey Forum Weighs Strategic Mobile Wallet Options for Banks
17/10/2013 Eurobank offers NFC payments in Poland
16/10/2013 Fitbit upgrades NFC fitness wristband
10/10/2013 Ingenico expands its presence in Mexico
07/10/2013 National Australia Bank Launches Funds Transfer Service Initiated by NFC Peer-to-Peer Mode
04/10/2013 CHARGE Anywhere appointed to Smart Card Alliance Leadership Council for Latin America and Caribbean Regions
04/10/2013 Indonesia’s Anabatic Technologies to adopt Cellum’s mobile payment solution
04/10/2013 Tagattitude Announces Partnership with Prepay Nation
30/09/2013 NEXPERTS supports the Austrian Wallet Initiative
30/09/2013 Store payments the next frontier
16/09/2013 Gemalto Needs Market Momentum on Mobile Payments to Hit Ambitious Profit Goals
12/09/2013 PayPal Will Win the Mobile Payments Race