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China Bans Foreign Cryptocurrencies and Backs its National Digital Yuan

Analysts predict that China is boycotting all foreign cryptocurrencies in efforts to promote the use of its official national cryptocurrency Digital Yuan

Growing a Business

Attention Small Businesses: There's a Generation-Sized Untapped Customer Base

This potential market is roughly the same size as Generation X.

Thought Leaders

Why Businesses Need to Embrace the Digital Payments Now

Service providers increasingly want payments immediately rather than in the traditional 30 days' time.

News and Trends

3.5 Mn Data Of Mobikwik Users Allegedly Leak; Company To Conduct Forensic Data Security Audit By Third Party

Bipin Preet Singh, chief executive officer and founder of Mobikwik in a statement referring to some of users data available on dark web said that it is entirely possible that any user could have uploaded her/his information on multiple platforms.


What Franchises Need from a Payment Processor

There's more to merchant services than just accepting credit card payments. Here's how to figure out your own priorities as you look for a vendor.

News and Trends

Buy Now Pay Later to Become Fastest Growing Online Payment Method in India: Report

The 2021 Global Payments Report by Worldpay from FIS shows that BNPL is the fastest growing e-commerce online payment method in India, projected to grab a sweet 9 per cent of the total market share by 2024


Pivoting For Progress: Why Careem Turned To A 0% Commission Model For Its Food Delivery Business

"At Careem, our mission is to simplify and improve lives. The previous model we used with our restaurant partners did not live up to our mission; so, we pivoted."

Money & Finance

Processing Costs for Online Payments are About to Go Up. Here's What to Do About It.

The upcoming interchange rate increases are the most significant in a decade and business owners should understand their options for managing costs.

News and Trends

Virtuzone Is Now Accepting Bitcoin Payments For Business Setup In The UAE

By being an early adopter, Virtuzone hopes to help bolster the growth of digital technologies in the country.


Handing Over The Reins: Jordan-Headquartered Liwwa Now Has A New CEO

When a business is in the process of scaling up, the skills or characteristics required of its CEO are different from those that were needed when it was founded.

Growth Strategies

Gearing Up For 2021: Visa's Top Predictions For The Future Of Payments

Taking stock of the digital payment trends that transpired and of those that accelerated in 2020, here are Visa's top predictions on the future of payments.

Business News

Will Retailers Need a POS Terminal After Covid?

Traditional keypad payment terminals may be a thing of the past.


UPI Transactions On the Rise: Is This Indicative Of a Systemic Shift?

If the current trend continues during the next two months as well, then the share of UPI transactions in the overall digital payment industry of the country could increase even further

Thought Leaders

Make This Change to Stop Delayed Invoice Payments From Crushing Your Businesses

Entrepreneurial companies are being saddled with a $12 trillion-a-year financial burden.