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Alipay Supports Xi’an to Build “International Consumer Friendly Tourist Destination”
Westpac partners with ACT Government to make commuting easier
Smooth sailing for ferry users as Smart Ticketing switches on
On-street Parking Set To Go Cashless In Parramatta CBD
Payments System Board Update: February 2024 Meeting: Reserve Bank of Australia
New Buy & Go App Your Ticket To Ride
ComCom calls for banks to pick up the pace on payment options
World Food Forum: Strong momentum as Hand-in-Hand Investment Forum opens
Retail payment system regulation to deliver $105m in savings for businesses
ACIAR receives ‘Outstanding Partner of the Year’ award from icipe
Promoting Competition in Debit Card Market
New Westpac cards making payments more accessible for customers
Australian retail sales up 2.6% year on year, despite declines in most categories
Kiwi consumers have options to avoid retail payment surcharges, Commission says
Proving you’re over 18 in digital age
Apple introduces Apple Pay Later
Optus and Mastercard extend strategic partnership
Research Project Exploring Use Cases for CBDC
Making payments mobile for small business
Boxing Day sales and domestic travel propel January retail growth
Payments System Board Update: February 2023 Meeting: Reserve Bank of Australia
CBA offers university students More during O-Week
Apparel and groceries drive December retail sales growth
Australians plan to spend over $3.6 billion in this year’s Boxing Day sales
Christmas comes early as retail spending grows 5% year-on-year in November
Westpac NZ changes credit and debit card rewards
Is Digital Dollar Coming Soon?
Consumer spending stays strong in October
Businesses to benefit from reduction in payment fees as new regulation kicks in
Westpac NZ offers fee-free credit card
Updates from Assistant Treasurer, Queensland Government, Victorian Government and more
Consumer spending strong in lead up to Christmas
ASIC sues Latitude Finance Australia and Harvey Norman Holdings for allegedly misleading interest free advertising
Australian biotechnology incubator Proto Axiom completes initial fundraising
Strong August retail sales as consumers keep spending despite cost-of-living challenges
City of Ryde launches real-time parking availability on Park’nPay app
Commission issues draft guidance for interchange fee caps on Mastercard and Visa networks
Online registration and licence renewal for plumbers
Latitude Finance pays $1.55m penalty for spam breaches
With focus on marginalized, University of Toronto’s Reach Alliance expands to universities
Diplomats and scholars from Africa join University of Toronto colleagues to talk about shared aspirations and priorities
Now University of Toronto grads, three Mastercard Foundation Scholars keen to give back to their communities
Instant cash reward with 10% off Coles Mastercards gift cards
Apple unveils new ways to share and communicate in iOS 16
Macquarie Asset Management appoints Chief Sustainability Officer
ACCC focused on competition issues with shift to digital payments
Mastercard in court for alleged misuse of market power over card payments