Tag Archives: Contactless payments

Mobeewave’s Tap-on-Phone Solution to be Introduced in the UAE

Mobeewave’s patented in-person contactless payment acceptance platform will be rolled out in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by Network International – the leading payments solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. As previously announced, Network International, in collaboration with Mobeewave, IDEMIA and Mastercard, will enable merchants to accept payment from a contactless […]

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Garmin introduces GPS running watch with integrated music and contactless payments

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. have announced the Forerunner® 645 Music, a GPS running watch with integrated music that gives athletes the freedom to enjoy their favorite tunes on a run or during a workout without having to take a phone along. Additionally, when in need of a bottle of water or […]

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Wirecard issues contactless cards and wristbands for online payment provider Twisto

Wirecard, the leading global specialist for digital payment solutions and internet technology, cooperates with Twisto to provide contactless payments via credit cards and wristbands at the point of sale (POS) in the Czech Republic. Twisto is the first FinTech company providing physical credit card payments in the region. The company was awarded as ‘Best European […]

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Belfius incorporates Worldline technology in its contactless payment application

Customers of Belfius Bank who have the Belfius Mobile application can now make payments with their Android compatible mobile telephone by holding it close to a payment terminal equipped with contactless technology. They do not necessarily need to take their Bancontact, Maestro, Mastercard or Visa card out of their wallet anymore. Worldline, through its subsidiary […]

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Secure digital cash for everyone

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced the launch of the “Contactless Companion Platform (CCP)” together with its ecosystem partners, Smartlink and Ingenico, built with its industry leading dual interface smart card chip for multiple applications and form factors. As the smart card chip provider, Samsung introduces a disruptive […]

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FIME first to perform Mastercard Contactless Reader Level 2 testing in Japan

FIME today announces its Japanese laboratory is the first in the country to be approved to perform testing in line with the Mastercard Contactless Reader specification and EMVCo Book C-2 specification. These documents define the functionality required when implementing Mastercard contactless terminal kernels. Japanese contactless payment terminal and mobile point of sale (mPOS) manufacturers, as […]

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