More online purchases on the way as people expect to do less in-store shopping  SINGAPORE – JUNE 22, 2020 – The way we shop is changing and how we pay is evolving. As COVID-19 alters our daily lives, consumers in Asia Pacific are rapidly going digital with purchases of everything from groceries to movies in …
Read More

Shaping the future of payments, one innovation at a time With Soft POS, merchants can now also accept contactless payments through an easy Tap on Phone India’s digital payments ecosystem has grown by leaps and bounds over the last decade. In FY 2020, the country witnessed over 31 billion digital transactions. Confident about the potential …
Read More

Mastercard, Axis Bank and Worldline launch Soft POS to enable smartphones to be used as POS devices    Merchants can now accept payments through Tap on Phone National, June 04, 2020: Mastercard, Axis Bank and Worldline today launched Soft POS to become the first financial payments service in India to transform everyday smartphones into merchant Point …
Read More

MANILA, Philippines, June 03, 2020 – Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading everyday super app, launches the GrabPay Card in the Philippines, a digital-first prepaid card powered by Mastercard that extends GrabPay’s reach globally with unparalleled card security, hassle-free online payments and expanded rewards ecosystem to bring the convenience of cashless payments to more Filipinos. In a …
Read More

In Mastercard global consumer survey, nearly eight in 10 say they use contactless payments Between February and March, tap-and-go transactions in Asia Pacific grew 2.5 times faster than non-contactless transactions in the grocery and drug store categories Asia Pacific leads worldwide in contactless usage; majority of consumers believe it is the cleaner, safer way to …
Read More