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Google’s new plan to push Google Pay in India: cashback incentives...

Google is gunning for India’s payment companies. The U.S. search giant entered India’s payment space in 2017, and now it is hatching an initiative...

Venmo launches a ‘limited edition’ rainbow debit card for its payment...

Hoping to entice more users to attach the Venmo Mastercard to their account, Venmo this morning announced it’s launching a “special edition” rainbow-colored version...

China wants its rural villages to go cashless by 2020

Residents of even the tiniest far-flung villages in China may soon be able to pay on their phones to run daily errands as Beijing...

Amazon, WesternUnion debut PayCode to sell goods in emerging markets and...

While Amazon has been methodical (read: a little slow) in launching local versions of its site for various global markets, it has now embarked...

PayPal shutters Malaysia office as part of customer service reorg

Payment giant PayPal has closed its office in Malaysia as part of a restructuring of its customer support teams. The office, located in capital city...

Zwipe tops up with $14M to bring biometric payment cards to...

Biometric payment card startup Zwipe has swiped $14M to add to an earlier Series B round as it continues to work towards commercializing technology that...

WeChat is quietly ranking user behavior to play catch-up with Alibaba

Over one billion people leave behind trails of information on WeChat every day as they use the messenger to chat, read, shop, hail rides,...

Square launches SDK for in-app payments

There’s a fortune to be made in mobile in-app billing. In-app purchases accounted for 43 percent of mobile app revenues in 2017, according to...

A month after $70M, Clearbanc raises $50M fund to front startups...

Clearbanc is disrupting startup funding by providing companies cash to buy ads in exchange for a revenue share so they don’t have to sell...

PayPal: Black Friday & Cyber Monday broke records with $1B+ in...

Black Friday broke records in terms of sales made from mobile devices, according to reports last week from Adobe. This week, PayPal said it saw...