New service will be available on 1 April 2016 for all NFC-equipped smartphones from NTT DOCOMO, KDDI and SoftBank Tokyo, 1 April 2016 – MasterCard, together with JACCS Card, announced today the launch of a new mobile payment service, the first for MasterCard in Japan. Powered by MasterCard contactless technology, MasterCard is enabling secure, convenient mobile …
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MasterCard and CAIT launch joint initiative to train traders for modernization of businesses by leveraging digital technologies NEWS: #MasterCard & Confederation of All India Traders to accelerate adoption of electronic #payments for Indian #SMEs http://news.mstr.cd/1LBdkAU New Delhi, India, 26 May 2015 – MasterCard and the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) today announced a joint initiative to …
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2015: The Year of NFC?

April 29, 2015 13:00

Technology watchers famously predicted that 2013 would be a banner year for near-field communication or NFC, and it would be the year NFC-enabled mobile payments would take over at the checkout counter. They predicted that on-the-go customers would overwhelmingly tap or wave a smartphone in front of a contactless NFC payment terminal, perhaps enter a …
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Chinese consumers will soon be able to make simple and secure cross border payments across multiple devices Tweet: #MasterCard’s secure #digitalpayment services come to #China http://mstr.cd/1BiXqcG Beijing, December 5th, 2014 –A cornerstone in the foundation of a fully digitized payment system was laid today as MasterCard announced to Chinese financial institutions the launch of its …
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EZ-Link has made it happen – turning handsets into personal top-up devices. If I may proudly add, it’s a first-in-the-world innovation, a contribution by the EZ-Link team to advance Singapore in the global NFC playing field. Nicholas Lee, CEO, EZ-Link Pte Ltd, giving his address at the launch of My EZ-Link Mobile We have named …
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