Latest news headlines

All the headlines from the last seven days on NFC World…

  1. Lojas Americanas opens checkout-free automated convenience stores in Brazil 20 August 2019
  2. Apple rolls out Apple Card, extends 3% cashback offer to third party merchants 20 August 2019
  3. Facebook to partner with banks for WhatsApp payments rollout? 20 August 2019
  4. National QR mobile payments service to go live in Indonesia 20 August 2019
  5. 7-Eleven brings mobile self-checkout to New York stores 20 August 2019
  6. Barclays opens Pingit wearable payments store 19 August 2019
  7. Chinese airlines to offer NFC baggage tags at Beijing airport 19 August 2019
  8. Italian rail operator to pilot barrier-free transit ticketing 16 August 2019
  9. XYZ to adopt finger vein payments at co-working cafe 16 August 2019
  10. Manchester reports on open loop contactless ticketing adoption 16 August 2019
  11. EMVCo to support eight-digit Issuer Identification Numbers from 2021 15 August 2019
  12. MTA reports ‘much higher’ than expected Omny contactless transit payments adoption in New York 14 August 2019
  13. Sub-prime borrowers to boost US Apple Pay adoption? 14 August 2019
  14. Mobile phones to become ‘primary source of identity’ for over 3bn people 14 August 2019
  15. UK issuers and merchants to get extra 18 months to implement Strong Customer Authentication 14 August 2019
  16. Apple expands NFC student IDs to 12 more universities 14 August 2019