The eCommerce Africa Confex Evolution

In 2016, global eCommerce sales are expected to reach just shy of $2 trillion; Africa represents only about 2% of this. What is driving the eCommerce environment in Africa however, Read More →

UnionPay International Signs Strategic Memorandum of Understanding with GIM-UEMOA

A strategic Memorandum of Understanding is signed at Dakar Senegal, July 14th 2016 between UnionPay International and GIM-UEMOA, to establish an understanding to build a partnership between the Parties whereby Read More →

The Democratic Republic of Congo Selects Gemalto to Support Fair Elections

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has won an international tender to supply CENI, the National Independent Electoral Commission of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), with 22,000 mobile Read More →

MoneyGram Provides Customers’ Access to Money Transfers at Filling Stations and Kiosks in Germany

Lekkerland Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG, the leading partner for on-the-go consumption's in Germany, and MoneyGram International , a global provider of money transfer and payment services, have agreed to Read More →

Verifone and Wirecard Bring Complementary Payment to Indonesian Market

Wirecard AG and Verifone have entered into a strategic alliance to rapidly expand the point-of-sale market in Asia Pacific beginning with Indonesia. As the world’s fourth most populous country, Indonesia Read More →

AsiaHawala powered by Mahindra Comviva wins ‘Best mPayment Innovation’ award at the Smart Card & Payments Awards 2016

AsiaHawala, Iraq’s first mobile money service powered by Mahindra Comviva have been declared the ‘Best mPayment Innovation’ at the Smart Card & Payments awards 2016 ceremony, held recently in Dubai. AsiaHawala, Read More →

Tesco Mobile Partners with Unlockd to Change the Way Consumers Use and Pay for Their Mobile Phones

Tesco Mobile has partnered exclusively with Unlockd, an ad and content-funded mobile platform, to launch Tesco Mobile Xtras. Powered by Unlockd - a new Android app available Read More →

Filipino Migrants Can Now Enjoy the Low, Flat Fee for MoneyGram Transfers from Saudi Arabia

MoneyGram, a global transfer and payment services company has introduced a low fee of just 15 Saudi Arabian Riyals (approx. $4 USD), on any money transfers sent from the Kingdom Read More →

FIME Labs & Test Tool Recognized by EMVCo to Validate that SEs Support End-User Mobile Payment Application Selection

FIME’s laboratories and Global test tool have been approved by EMVCo to support chip manufacturers in confirming alignment with the latest EMVCo Application Activation User Interface (AAUI) Proximity Payment Read More →

Ingenico Group Enables Specialty Retailer Cabela’s to Seamlessly Update its POS Infrastructure and Enhance Payment Security

Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, announced that Cabela’s Incorporated, a leading specialty retailer and the world’s largest direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise, Read More →
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