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    20 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 20 July 2016, 14:54

    More than half of Irish consumers now using contactless

    More than half of Irish debit and credit card owners (54%) are using contactless payments when purchasing goods and services, research released by payment technology provider BOI Payment Acceptance (BOIPA) reveals, with the average contactless payment standing at €11.33.

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    20 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 20 July 2016, 14:12

    Marseille gets SMS payments for on-street parking

    PARTNER NEWS: Motorists in Marseille, France, will soon be able to pay for the time spent in a parking bay by sending an SMS when they enter and another one when they leave, charging the payment to their mobile phone bill.

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    20 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 20 July 2016, 11:41

    Apple Pay launches in Hong Kong

    Apple Pay has launched in Hong Kong with support from Mastercard, Visa and American Express. Participating banks include Bank of China (Hong Kong), DBS, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC and Standard Chartered, with support from The Bank of East Asia (BEA) and Tap&Go “coming soon”.

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    19 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 July 2016, 15:24

    Valassis enables personalised offers through TV and radio ads

    Consumers can now automatically receive personalised offers on their mobile devices as they watch television or listen to the radio and save them to third party mobile wallets through a new solution launched by intelligent media provider Valassis.

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    19 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 July 2016, 14:44

    Alibaba unveils connected car with Alipay mobile payments

    Chinese internet giant Alibaba has unveiled a new “internet car” that will let drivers make mobile payments from their seat using affiliate company Ant Financial’s Alipay mobile payment platform.

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    19 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 July 2016, 14:00

    Mahindra Comviva introduces Mobiquity Wallet 2.0

    PARTNER NEWS: Mobile financial solutions firm Mahindra Comviva has released an updated version of Mobiquity Wallet, a digital wallet platform that launched in March 2014 with support for QR codes, Bluetooth, NFC and host card emulation (HCE).

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    19 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 July 2016, 12:36

    Apple Pay launches in France

    Apple Pay has begun rolling out across France with support from both Mastercard and Visa as well as Banque Populaire, Ticket Restaurant, Carrefour Banque and Caisse d’Epargne. Support from mobile network operators Boon and Orange France is also expected “soon”.

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    18 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 18 July 2016, 13:50

    Masterpass to enable in-store NFC mobile payments

    Mastercard has unveiled an enhanced version of its Masterpass digital payment platform, adding in-store NFC mobile payment capability to the service that has so far only been available for online and in-app payments.

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    15 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 15 July 2016, 12:52

    Canadian NFC mobile wallet SureTap to close down

    The SIM-based NFC Canadian mobile wallet SureTap is to be discontinued in August 2016 due to “ongoing changes in the market", the mobile wallet provider has announced.

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    15 July 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 15 July 2016, 12:07

    Semble discontinues SIM-based NFC mobile wallet in New Zealand

    Semble, the SIM-based NFC mobile wallet launched in New Zealand by two banks, three carriers and payments network Paymark, is to be discontinued, the mobile wallet company has confirmed. Semble says it now aims to "refocus the business to develop and build new services”.

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    August 30th, 2016

    This week's news

    1. Indian employees make NFC payments using everyday objects
    2. Two in three young Brits have made a mobile payment in-store
    3. Japanese bank eyes facial recognition
    4. IHG to accept Alipay in hotels worldwide
    5. NFC Ring circles the globe
    6. JPMorgan Chase to support Android Pay
    7. Apple Pay bank list grows
    8. Samsung Pay hits 100m transactions in first year
    9. Transport for NSW seeks bright ideas
    10. MegaFon launches contactless card with carrier billing
    11. QuickPass launches in Macau
    12. Singapore aims for cashless society
    13. Barclaycard reveals large contactless increase across UK
    14. UK contactless spending hits record high
     
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