Thanks to the innovation focused on the fintech sector, cashless payments have grown tremendously, faster than ever before. The use of contactless credit cards, digital wallets, wearable technology and biometric authentication is fast becoming commonplace, embedded in our daily lives. Singapore’s vision for a Smart Nation-esque cashless ecosystem is close to being achieved. With more startups …
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Mastercard cardholders in Hong Kong can now enjoy safe and convenient mobile payments with Samsung Pay Hong Kong – April 26, 2017 – Today, Mastercard together with Samsung announced the start of Samsung Pay in Hong Kong, with the Early Access Program. The mobile payment service will bring Mastercard cardholders in the city a new …
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Offering an Easy, Secure & Private Way to Pay Taipei – March 29, 2017 – Mastercard today brings its cardholders in Taiwan Apple Pay, which transforms mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. Mastercard is working with major card issuing institutions, including CTBC Bank, Cathy United Bank, E.SUN Bank, Standard Chartered, Taipei Fubon Bank, …
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Contactless payments are becoming a part of everyday life, while there’s still room for growth for mobile and digital wallets    SYDNEY, 15 March 2017 – The latest Mastercard Digital Purchasing Survey reveals that Australian consumers are continuously embracing digital payment technology, with more than four in five (82 percent) Australians using tap and go …
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Fifth Annual Mastercard Digital Payments Study Highlights Social Media Trends Around Digital Wallets, Artificial Intelligence and More SINGAPORE – March 1, 2017 – Digital wallets continued to gain prominence in smartphones and laptops worldwide and dominated the discussion of new ways to pay, with the topic now topping 83 percent of Asia Pacific conversations and …
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