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EMVCo Reports Over Half of Cards Issued Globally are EMV-Enabled

Aggregated data published by EMVCo shows that by the end of 2017, 54.6% of all cards issued globally were EMV-enabled. The number of EMV payment cards in worldwide circulation increased Read More →

IDEMIA, Network International and Mastercard Partner to Launch Smartphone-Turned POS Terminals

Making yet another technological leap in payments, IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity; Network International, the leading payment solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, and Read More →

Crypto Exchanges Under Security Spotlight

Vulnerabilities are raising concerns from consumers and exchange operators as trade volumes soar. Online cryptocurrency exchanges are the latest target of fraudsters taking advantage of significant holes in security. Many crypto Read More →

Ingenico Group Introduces the Move/2500 B, Its Third Generation Biometric POS

Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, has announced the launch of the Move/2500 B, a portable terminal combining the convenience of fingerprint authentication with the security of the Read More →

Ooredoo to introduce Mastercard’s digital payment service in Qatar

Telecommunications company Ooredoo has signed an agreement to offer Mastercard’s digital payment service Masterpass to its pre-paid and post-paid customers in Qatar. Masterpass has been designed to facilitate simple, convenient and Read More →

KFC U.S. Partners with Ingenico Group to Simplify EMV Migration

Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, has announced that the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain, KFC, has migrated its payments system in the U.S. to Ingenico Group’s Read More →

Mastercard Retires Customer Signatures in US and Canada

Mastercard has announced that merchants in the U.S. and Canada can forego cardholder signatures for in-store credit and debit purchases, effective on April 13. The goal is to speed customers Read More →

PayPal Heads Mobile Wallet Rankings as Users Forecast to Pass 2 Billion Next Year

A new study from Juniper Research has found that nearly 2.1 billion consumers worldwide will use a mobile wallet to make a payment or send money in 2019, up by Read More →

Mastercard and Mada Partner to Enable Online Payment Transactions in Saudi Arabia

Mada, Saudi Arabia’s domestic payment network, and Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, announced the launch of a joint partnership initiative to enable online payments using Read More →

Qatar Airways and Wirecard Expand Collaboration to Offer Alipay at Doha Airport

Qatar Duty Free becomes first Airport Retailer in MEA to introduce Alipay. Hamad International Airport ranked the world’s fourth ‘Best Airport for Shopping’ at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2018, up Read More →

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