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Apple Pay under scanner as EU antitrust watchdog seeks answers from online merchants
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Apple Pay under scanner as EU antitrust watchdog seeks answers from online merchants

Regulators wanted to know if Apple has rejected merchant apps as incompatible with the terms and conditions for integrating Apple Pay in their apps.

China warns against rejecting physical cash even as mobile payments pick up pace
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China warns against rejecting physical cash even as mobile payments pick up pace

The ease of use has meant that some vendors, especially in major cities like Beijing and Shanghai, have stopped accepting physical cash.

Don't judge demonetisation to soon: From grocery to high-value purchases, note ban has given a leg-up to digital money
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Don't judge demonetisation to soon: From grocery to high-value purchases, note ban has given a leg-up to digital money

Demonetisation has provided a necessary nudge to affect a behavioural change in society in the way cash is being used

SoftBank partners Paytm to launch mobile payments service 'PayPay' in Japan
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SoftBank partners Paytm to launch mobile payments service 'PayPay' in Japan

In Japan, cash is still the mainstream payment methodology, with the current cashless payment ratio remaining at 20 percent, SoftBank said adding that the Japanese government is taking measures to raise the cashless payment ratio to 40 percent by 2025.

Mobile payment firms are struggling to dethrone cash in Southeast Asia despite boom in e-commerce
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Mobile payment firms are struggling to dethrone cash in Southeast Asia despite boom in e-commerce

Cash on delivery costs e-commerce businesses more than other payment methods, said Alibaba Group Holding-backed e-retailer Lazada Group.

WhatsApp Payment feature can disrupt mobile payments space but it still needs to address some issues
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WhatsApp Payment feature can disrupt mobile payments space but it still needs to address some issues

WhatsApp will have to acquire merchants which is not only a considerable task but a different ball game altogether.

Digital payments: Cost factor makes people fight shy of giving up on cash transactions
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Digital payments: Cost factor makes people fight shy of giving up on cash transactions

Out of 1500+ banks in India (including small co-operative banks), only 127 banks’ customers are doing mobile transactions while the remaining banks simply don’t offer customers a mobile-based payment system.

New technological breakthroughs set to disrupt the currently consolidated mobile app market
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New technological breakthroughs set to disrupt the currently consolidated mobile app market

Ever since the advent of smartphones, the mobile app economy has witnessed blistering growth on the back of cutting-edge technological advances.

Google Tez is out on Android and iOS: Here's all you need to know about the latest mobile payments app
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Google Tez is out on Android and iOS: Here's all you need to know about the latest mobile payments app

Google has officially released its mobile payments app for the Indian market — Google Tez.

TCS will help enable Aadhaar-based payment platforms for merchants and retailers
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TCS will help enable Aadhaar-based payment platforms for merchants and retailers

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has launched 'Merchant Pay' to help retailers seamlessly integrate payments across multiple channels like Aadhaar, credit and debit card as well as phone-based payments through a single interface.

Facebook Messenger introduces group payments: Are payments in messaging apps the next big thing?
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Facebook Messenger introduces group payments: Are payments in messaging apps the next big thing?

After introducing peer-to-peer in its Messenger app, Facebook today introduced group payments in Messenger.

Nandan Nilekani all in for digital payments, suggests proper implementation and awareness
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Nandan Nilekani all in for digital payments, suggests proper implementation and awareness

The cashless model is slowly catching on but a lot needs to be done to get more merchants on board. While the country has the support digital payments, spreading awareness is important.

M-Wallet set to touch Rs 275 lakh crore in terms of market value by 2022
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M-Wallet set to touch Rs 275 lakh crore in terms of market value by 2022

According to a recent study 'm-wallet: Scenario post-demonetisation' conducted by 'ASSOCHAM' and consulting from 'RNCOS', increased m-wallet transactions and the people using the technology with help the market grow about 211 percent

Digital payments to reach $500 billion by 2020, contribute 15% to India's GDP: Google-BCG survey
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Digital payments to reach $500 billion by 2020, contribute 15% to India's GDP: Google-BCG survey

A new report now highlights that by 2020, the size of digital payments industry in India will be $500 billion.

With mobile wallet strategy, Samsung takes fight to Apple
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With mobile wallet strategy, Samsung takes fight to Apple

Smartphone leader Samsung Electronics has for years been a spectator as Apple built a services "ecosystem" supporting its products.

Samsung Elec to launch Samsung Pay web payments app - Electronic Times
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Samsung Elec to launch Samsung Pay web payments app - Electronic Times

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will launch a smartphone app in South Korea that would allow for easier use of its mobile payments service for online transactions, the Electronic Times reported on Friday citing unnamed sources.

Cashing it out: Why mobile payments are fostering the development of a cashless future
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Cashing it out: Why mobile payments are fostering the development of a cashless future

How mobile migration helps the payments industry in minimising the traditional reliance on cash

ICICI Bank announces contactless mobile payment using NFC-enabled smartphones
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ICICI Bank announces contactless mobile payment using NFC-enabled smartphones

ICICI Bank has announced a new mobile payment system that will let you make in-store payments using your Android device, without the need to physically carry your debit or credit cards.

Citrus Pay cashback festival to encourage digital payments; cash transactions our biggest competitors, says co-founder Jitendra Gupta
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Citrus Pay cashback festival to encourage digital payments; cash transactions our biggest competitors, says co-founder Jitendra Gupta

In conversation with Firstpost, Jitendra Gupta, co-founder and MD of Citrus Pay tells us how the company aims at encouraging digital payments, not just online but also offline stores by empowering just about everyone from your local kirana store to a vegetable vendor.