Former Google Wallet head Osama Bedier is set to change the payments landscape again with his latest startup Poynt.
China is making small moves towards opening up its credit card market to foreign firms, easing the near monopoly that state-controlled China UnionPay has on payments processing.
The Government of Rwanda has moved to accelerate its plans to transform Rwanda into a cashless economy and achieve 80 per cent financial inclusion by 2017.
Azimo, the online money transfer service, today announced that customers across Europe can now send money instantly to the mobile “eWallets” of M-PESA’s 19 million subscribers in Kenya.
The taxi-hailing and payment app Uber has been given a one month extension to bring it its Indian operation in line with compliance requirements after coming under fire from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in July.
GoCoin has become the latest cryptocurrency payment processor to be integrated into the Shopify e-commerce platform, allowing merchants to take altcoin payments as well as bitcoin.
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