Latest news headlines

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

  1. Swedish banks roll out wearable payments on fashion watches 25 June 2019
  2. Visa to acquire Rambus’ payments and ticketing business 25 June 2019
  3. Apple Pay to go live in Greece, Portugal and Slovakia this week 25 June 2019
  4. Apple Pay to add support for Octopus transit cards in Hong Kong 25 June 2019
  5. EU offers issuers extra time to implement strong customer authentication 24 June 2019
  6. Public Transport Victoria reports strong takeup for Mobile myki transit cards 24 June 2019
  7. US Payments Forum sets out best practices for growing contactless payments adoption 24 June 2019
  8. National Bank of Kuwait claims world first with contactless metal Visa credit card 21 June 2019
  9. Phoenix Suns to provide basketball fans with mobile payments and NFC ticketing at Talking Stick Resort Arena 20 June 2019
  10. HonkMobile launches app-free Apple Pay NFC payments 20 June 2019
  11. Apple Card pilot expands to ‘thousands of retail workers’ 20 June 2019
  12. China’s Expresspay Card moves into wearable payments 20 June 2019
  13. PayByPhone integrates with Alexa to let drivers pay by voice from their cars 20 June 2019
  14. Queensland to roll out state-wide open loop ticketing for trains, buses and ferries 20 June 2019
  15. China’s national transit card system to cover 260 cities this year 20 June 2019
  16. Xiaomi unveils low cost fitness tracker that supports NFC and QR payments 19 June 2019
  17. Airlines commit to RFID baggage tags and single biometric ID for travellers 19 June 2019