Articles with tag like: travelling

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Agoda, Atome partner to offer BNPL option for bookings in Singapore and Malaysia

News | Online Payments | 21 Dec 2020

Singapore-based digital travel platform Agoda has entered a regional partnership with buy-now-pay-later provider Atome to offer instalment payments for accommodation bookings in Singapore and Malaysia.

Agoda, Atome, BNPL, buy-now-pay-later, Asia, Singapore, Malaysia, travelling, bookings

Tinkoff rolls out CoronaIndex to track business activity in Russia during the pandemic

News | Payments General | 25 May 2020

Tinkoff ecosystem has released Tinkoff CoronaIndex demonstrating how the pandemic and restrictions affected Russia’s business activity in 2020.

Tinkoff CoronaIndex, study, COVID-19, travelling, households, index, retail banking, spending, Russia, commerce

Coronavirus – Keep calm, and innovate

Voice of the Industry | Payments General | 09 Apr 2020

‘How much for your coffee?’ 5 euros, 6 dollars … whatever the price, we might pull out local money, swipe a card, or maybe tap a smartphone to settle the bill. Someone watching from another century in the past would think it were magic.

coronavirus, innovation, banking, ecommerce, Amazon, internet, bank branches, digitalisation, travelling, VR, CBDC, Visa, frictionless, Tesla

PayPal together with Visa, Mastercard might be affected hard by coronavirus

News | Online Payments | 16 Mar 2020

In February 2020 PayPal estimated that COVID-19 could result in a one percentage point reduction to its year-over-year revenue growth for the current quarter, according to Forbes.

PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, statistics, coronavirus, ecommerce, cross-border payments, Asia, travelling, US

MyBank's transaction volumes exceed EUR 15 billion record

News | Payments General | 10 Jan 2020

MyBank, the pan-European payment solution, has reached more than EUR 15 billion in terms of total transaction value in 2019.

MyBank, payment solution, instant payments, mobile banking, ecommerce, digital identity, travelling, Europe

Finnair, Finavia pilot biometric authentication in air travel

News | Ecommerce | 18 Oct 2019

Finnair and Finavia have tested the use of biometric authentication in air travel.

Finnair, Finavia, biometric, authentication, travelling, ecommerce, partnership, SisuID, identification, ID documents, Europe

Delta Air Lines sues chatbot vendor faulted for passenger data breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 20 Aug 2019

On August 8, Delta Air Lines filed a suit against the Philippines-based vendor of customer service technology, [24]7.ai, for a breach of passenger data.

Delta Air Lines, AI, travelling, data breach, online security, security incident, passenger data

Nethone closes first external round of financing raising over USD 1 mln

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 18 Apr 2019

Nethone has closed its first external round of financing raising over USD 1 million with support from Innovation Nest.

Nethone, funding, ecommerce, travelling

Miles & More co-branded cards programme relaunched

News | Cards | 16 Apr 2019

Miles & More has partnered with Affiniture Cards and Cornèrcard UK to offer the Diners Club and Mastercard Miles & More Global Traveller Cards in the UK.

Miles & More, cards programme, travelling, members, flights, hotels, airlines, ecommerce, UK, partnership, Affiniture Cards, Diners Club

Kevin Lee, Sift, on the latest trends in fighting loyalty fraud in travelling

Interviews | Interviews | 19 Mar 2019

Loyalty programmes create financial liability for companies, since so many travellers accumulate large unused balances

Kevin Lee, Sift, loyalty fraud, travelling

JCB teams up with JCC Payment Systems to extend its reach across Europe

News | Cards | 19 Feb 2019

JCB International, the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., has teamed up with JCC, a large face to face acquirer in Cyprus, to extend its reach in Europe.

JCB International, cards, credit cards, debit cards, JCC, payments, Greece, Cyprus, partnership, card members, travelling

dnata acquires majority stake in bd4travel

News | Ecommerce | 28 Nov 2018

dnata, an air services provider that is part of the Emirates Group, has acquired a majority stake in bd4travel for an undisclosed amount.

Dnata, air services, Emirates Group, bd4travel, acquisition, artificial intelligence, AI, machine learning, shop online, travelling, ecommerce

Eurostar customers forced to reset passwords after data breach

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 31 Oct 2018

Eurostar has demanded all of its customers to reset their passwords after detecting an ‘unauthorised attempt’ to hack into its systems and access their accounts, according to The Telegraph.

Eurostar, data breach, UK, travelling, unauthorised attempt, fraud prevention, user accounts

Airbus selects HRS for digitisation of hotel programme

News | Online Payments | 11 Oct 2018

Airbus has chosen global hotel solutions provider HRS to oversee the digital transformation of the aerospace company\s hotel programme.

Airbus, HRS, digitisation, hotel programme, virtual payment platform, travelling, online payments

New approaches to identity management for travellers

Voice of the Industry | Expert Opinion | 11 Sep 2018

No additional visual checks, no friction … Ewan Willars, Innovate Identity associate, illustrates what a ‘hands-in-pocket’ experience consists of when travelling.

Ewan Willars, Innovate Identity, digital identity, travelling, ePassport, identity management, fraud prevention, user experience

Danish tax authorities to rein in Airbnb tax evaders

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 21 May 2018

Airbnb has announced it will automatically report homeowners’ income to tax authorities in Denmark, according to BBC.

Airbnb, tax authorities, Denmark, travelling, booking, fraud prevention

Expedias Orbitz investigates over 880,000 payment cards data stolen

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 22 Mar 2018

Orbitz, a travel fare aggregation site, has warned that a hacker may have stolen customers’ personal information and payment card details over a two-year period.

Orbitz, Expedia, travelling, data breach, online security, payment card data, fraud monitoring, identity theft

WEX and Mastercard decode US consumers travelling behaviour

News | Online Payments | 12 Feb 2018

WEX, a provider of corporate payment solutions, and Mastercard have unveiled the results of a new survey on travel-planning behaviour of US cosumers.

WEX, MasterCard, partnership, report, US, online payments, payment solutions, North America, travelling

Loyyal, MyList partner to increase e-Gift Card sales using blockchain

News | Ecommerce | 13 Sep 2017

Loyyal, a blockchain network for the loyalty and rewards industry, has teamed up with MyList, a gift card and merchandise fulfilment provider in the MENA region.

Loyyal, blockchain, loyalty, rewards, travelling, retail, MENA, MyList, gift cards

Peach Airline to accept Bitcoin in Japan

News | Cryptocurrencies | 19 Jun 2017

Japan’s Peach Aviation has unveiled plans to soon start accepting Bitcoin as a legitimate form of payment.

Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, Japan, Bitcoin ATM, Peach Airline, travelling, Asia