Tag Archives: china

IDEX Biometrics partners with XH Smart Tech in China and receives initial order for dual-interface smart card sensors

By | October 31, 2018

Oslo, Norway, 31 October 2018: IDEX Biometrics (IDEX ASA) the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with XH Smart Tech in China, the leading provider of solutions on IoT and blockchain technologies which are both data user and data centric. The objective is to deploy biometric cards and… Read More »

KEOLABS selected by BCTC for EMVCo 3.0

By | October 16, 2018

As a leading provider of test tools for the EMV® Level 1 Contactless market, KEOLABS has been selected by BCTC for their EMVCo 3.0 test bench upgrading 16 October 2018, Montbonnot, FRANCE – EMVCo, after issuing the release v3.0 of its analog and digital test cases for cards, mobiles and readers, will soon start the qualification of testing laboratories for… Read More »

Zwipe & Silone CardTech Announce Partnership

By | August 28, 2018

SHENZHEN, CHINA – 28 AUGUST 2018 – Biometric technology company Zwipe and Silone CardTech, a VISA, Mastercard, China UnionPay and JCB certified card manufacturer based in Shenzhen, China have announced a partnership to launch battery-less dual interface biometric payment cards with banks and loyalty programs in China. Commenting on the partnership, CEO of Silone CardTech, William Ju said “We thoroughly evaluated… Read More »

Commencement of construction of Hua Hong’s newest base for IC research, development and manufacturing

By | July 25, 2018

WUXI, China, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — A Commencement Ceremony was held for the first set of 2018 major projects in the Wuxi High-Tech Development Zone in the first half of the year, marked by the start of construction of Hua Hong’s IC research, development and manufacturing base in Wuxi. The rapid development and increased investment into applications such as… Read More »

Abe Technologies, distributor of Galitt Testing Tools in China

By | July 23, 2018

Boulogne-Billancourt (France), July 23th, 2018 Abe Technologies Shanghai Ltd. announced its alliance with Galitt to offer the whole range of testing software developed by Galitt, KaNest® simulators and VisuCard® products in the People’s Republic of China. The distribution agreement allows Abe Technologies to sell and support Galitt’s simulation tools to facilitate testing and certification for any transactional system,… Read More »

Smart city and public safety to take centre stage at Guangzhou Public Security Technology 2018

By | May 25, 2018

Leading security industry companies, including Dahua Technology, Hikvision, Huawei, SenseTime, SensingTech and Intellifusion, have selected the upcoming edition of Guangzhou Public Security Technology (GPST) as their trading platform of choice, as final preparations begin ahead of the highly anticipated 2018 show. As one of the year’s key trade fairs for safety and security products, GPST together with Guangzhou… Read More »

Fingerprints’ Sensor In The First Biometric Contactless Smartcard Reference For China By CV Microelectronic

By | May 14, 2018

CV Microelectronic of China, a provider of Secure Elements, and Fingerprints are pleased to be cooperating to bring the first biometric contactless smartcard reference for the domestic Chinese market. The reference card, called SecTouch, is contactless and has no battery. It uses a sensor from the ultra-thin FPC1300-series, which has ultra-low power consumption with superior biometric performance, a… Read More »

Dairy Farm supermarkets get Visa contactless payment service in HK

By | December 11, 2017

Visa says it has Dairy Farm supermarkets including Wellcome, Market Place by Jasons, 3hreesixty and Oliver’s the Delicatessen will accept Visa Express payment service at 23 outlets across Hong Kong. According to payments vendor the Visa Express Lane checkout aisles will provide shoppers with enhanced payment speed at supermarket checkout lanes by incorporating the easy-to-use and secure Visa… Read More »

GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Fudan team to deliver next generation dual interface smart card

By | November 14, 2017

GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Fudan Microelectronics Group today announced they have produced a next generation dual interface CPU card, using GF’s 55nm Low Power Extended (55LPx) technology platform. GF’s 55LPx platform has the capability to integrate multiple functions onto a single chip that results in a secure, low power, and cost effective solution uniquely suited for the Chinese bank card… Read More »

China to introduce eIDs embedded in SIM cards

By | September 26, 2017

China is planning to embed personal identity information into SIM cards to better protect citizens’ private information, according to the country’s Ministry of Public Security (MPS). Personal information leakage has become a serious problem in the era of Internet. According to incomplete statistics, some 6.5 billion pieces of personal information of Chinese citizens were leaked in 2016. Electronic… Read More »

OT-Morpho launches with CMBC the first payment card featuring MOTION CODE dynamic CVV2 in China

By | September 21, 2017

High-tech powered card with dynamic security code (CVV2) that changes automatically every hour, displayed on embedded mini-screen A solution with no impact on cardholder journey for safer online transactions: if stolen, this dynamic data becomes rapidly unusable CMBC is the first bank to launch MOTION CODETM in Asia, featured on their new high-end VISA Signature card A CMBC… Read More »

Infineon and Goldpac Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement on Smart Manufacturing

By | September 13, 2017

September 13, 2017,Zhuhai, China—responding to China’s “Made in China 2025” strategy, Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) and Goldpac (Stock Code: 03315) signed a strategic cooperation agreement today. The two sides reached a consensus that Infineon will help to further elevate the smart operation capabilities of Goldpac through the leveraging of their experience and knowledge of… Read More »

Foreign cards on horizon, may woo Chinese users

By | August 8, 2017

Foreign debit and credit card companies face a long fight with local electronic payment market leader UnionPay as industry supervision is still evolving and customer needs are diverse, experts said.   US card network Visa has applied for a license from China’s central bank to operate in the Chinese market, it said in an email on Friday. MasterCard,… Read More »

China – Mobile payments are in, cash and card nearly out

By | July 31, 2017

“Alipay or WeChat Pay?” she asked as soon as he finished his lunch. “So you don’t accept bank card? And cash isn’t an option?” Chang Xiaohui, 27, an electrical engineer, counter-questioned the waitress at a Hong Kong-style restaurant in Shanghai. She replied: “Sure we do. I mean, not many people are using bank cards or cash nowadays, right?”… Read More »

Swatch updates mobile-payment watches for China, linking with UnionPay to keep sales ticking

By | July 20, 2017

Swatch Group, which claims to be the world’s largest watch maker, has launched the second generation of its chip-embedded devices that can be used for mobile payments in China, after teaming with UnionPay to offer “Swatch Pay”. The new watches can be linked with credit cards issued by 11 partner banks – including Bank of China, Industrial and… Read More »