Tag Archives: Banking Cards

AYA Bank, MPU, JCB Introduce First Corporate Credit Card in Myanmar

By | November 14, 2017

Yangon and Tokyo, Nov 14, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – Ayeyarwady Bank (AYA Bank), a major commercial bank in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Myanmar Payment Union (MPU), and JCB International Co. Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., today announced that AYA Bank has launched the AYA Universal Corporate MPU-JCB Co-Branded Card in Myanmar. This is… Read More »

All Eyes on India, the U.S. and China as the EMV Payment Cards Market Normalizes

By | August 29, 2017

LONDON, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Following a disappointing year in 2016, when the Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV) payment cards market nearly grinded to a halt, ABI Research expects the market to bounce back this year with an anticipated annual growth rate of 4.6%.  The EMV market problems began in 2016 with overstocking issues in the U.S., causing shipments to drop by… Read More »

JCBI and Russian Agricultural Bank signed a new partnership on acquiring and issuing JCB cards

By | August 28, 2017

Moscow, Russia and Tokyo, Japan, Aug 28, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co. Ltd, and Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg), one of the largest state owned banks in Russia, announced the signing of a license agreement on acquiring and issuing JCB cards. According to the terms of the agreement, RusAg… Read More »

More Options and New Technology for Cashless Payment by PPCBank

By | August 28, 2017

Presently, many financial institutes armed with the latest financial-technology (Fintech) solutions are throwing their hats into the ring of the digital payment market in Cambodia. Phnom Penh Commercial Bank (PPCBank), with its ambition to grasp the leading position in payment services as an arm of its retail-banking operations, is paving its way to strengthening the card business. PPCBank… Read More »

Bank Card fraud on the Increase in Namibia

By | April 10, 2017

By Magreth Nunuhe WINDHOEK – The Bank of Namibia (BoN) has recorded a loss of approximately R13 million through debit, hybrid and credit cards due to fraud in 2016, while the number of incidents related to card fraud over the past two years increased by 46 percent from 2015 to 2016. Card fraud includes lost or stolen cards; forged… Read More »

Meezan Bank, MasterCard Launch Pakistan’s First Contact Less Payment Solution

By | March 28, 2017

KARACHI: Meezan Bank, the first and largest Islamic bank of Pakistan, in partnership with MasterCard, a leading company in the global payments industry, has announced to launch Pakistan’s first contactless card solution. Card solution is an innovative product that has been developed to further strengthen the country’s digital payment eco-system, says release here on Monday. Meezan Bank’s new… Read More »

How to Protect Yourself when Using a Financial Card at the ATM

By | January 30, 2017

Let’s face the reality, we like it or not, most of us do have one or more financial cards in our wallets. You might call them Credit Card, Debit Card, Cash Card, Visa Card, MasterCard Card, American Express Card, Cirrus Card, Cheque Card, Carte Bancaire, CB, Revolving, Bancomat, EC-Karte, Girocard, Eurocheque-Karte, GeldKarte, Carte Bleue, MIR Card, RuPay Card,… Read More »