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Is Malaysia Ready to Go Cash-Free?

A Cash-Free Future Think about the last time you carried a wad of cash to go shopping –we’re willing to bet that it’s been a while. Nowadays, all you need is to pack plastic; a debit or credit card and only a bit of spare cash, just in case. Even…

5 Ways Technology Is Changing Ecommerce

Customers who are keen to using technology have a huge effect on ecommerce business. Those times when customers were thinking whether buying something online is worth the risk have passed. Nowadays, technology helps customers keep track to their online orders. In addition, customers are now able to interact with retailers.…

PayPal processes USD 31 bln in mobile transactions in Q4 2016

PayPal processed a total of USD 31 billion in mobile payment volume in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the company’s latest financial report. This figure represents an increase of 53% over the same period in 2015. Mobile payments represented 31% of the company’s USD 99 billion in payment…

Mobile wallet spend to rise over 30 percent in 2017

Global spend via mobile wallets is expected to rise by nearly 32% to USD 1.35 trillion, a new study from Juniper Research has found. The study, Mobile Wallets: Service Provider Analysis, Market Opportunities & Forecasts, has found that spend is currently concentrated in the Far East & China, due primarily…

Amazon, PayPal discuss future partnership to boost ecommerce business

Amazon and PayPal have discussed the possibility that the online retail company to support PayPal payments at checkout. Amazon offers credit and debit cards, gift cards, and Amazon.com store cards as payment methods. Customers can also link their checking accounts to the site to make quick purchases. PayPal grew to…

Facebook launches payment method in Europe – social networking payments battle begins

Facebook has obtained an e-payments license from the Central Bank of Ireland, signalling that the ability to pay people through the Messenger app (already available in the US) could soon be coming to Europe.   The Central Bank of Ireland’s approval of the payments license was authorised to Facebook Payments…

Pin and pay system to be implemented in Malaysia starting July 2017

Tan Nyat Chuan, Director of the Payment System Policy Department at Bank Negara Malaysia said that credit card holders will be given six months, starting January 2017, to familiarize themselves with the new system before it is implemented on July 2017. “The targeted completion of the infrastructure rollout and card…

Malaysian consumers prefer cash over card

Malaysian consumers are among the least confident people in the world when it comes to shopping online and 6 in 10 Malaysians prefers cash as daily spending method, a recent study shows. According to a survey by research company Nielsen, 60% of Malaysian consumers say their preferred payment method for…

PayPal rumored to want a role in Apple’s m-payments service

PayPal is allegedly set to gain a role in the Apple’s mobile payments service, online media outlet recode.net reports.   According to the source, eBay-owned PayPal has been pitching Apple on helping Apple bring its payments initiative to fruition.   PayPal is essentially willing to white-label parts of its payment…

Maybank Cardless withdrawal flow

Continue from the previous blog post regarding the Maybank Cardless withdrawal which launch at 7 Jan 2014, I manage to perform a complete flow from how to initial a Cardless withdrawal from your Maybank2u page and queue up at the ATM to perform the real withdrawal by my self today. …