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Mphasis Partners ToneTag To Revolutionize Mobile Payments

Mphasis Partners ToneTag To Revolutionize Mobile Payments

May 17, 2016 at 6:22 am 0 comments

Mphasis has partnered ToneTag, a sound based proximity communication provider to provide mobile payments solutions for the banking and retail industries. As part of the agreement, Mphasis will collaborate to build solutions and be an integration partner for ToneTag’s sound based technology globally to enable contactless proximity communication, location basedRead More

IRCTC Is Still India’s No 1 E-Commerce Site; Books Ticket Worth More Than $3Bn

IRCTC Is Still India’s No 1 E-Commerce Site; Books Ticket Worth More Than $3Bn

January 19, 2016 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

IRCTC continues to be India’s No 1 E-Commerce website and has booked India Railway tickets worth more than $3.03 billion i.e. Rs 20,515 crore. Internet passengers has also overtaken non-Internet passengers for the first time for Indian Railways in FY 2014-15 thanks to IRCTC website. Presently, Internet passengers contribute 54.52Read More

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder and chief executive officer, Paytm

Alibaba Group and Ant Financial Make Strategic Investment in Paytm

September 30, 2015 at 7:22 am 1 comment

Alibaba Group Holding and Ant Financial Services Group have agreed to make a strategic investment in Paytm. Ant Financial made its initial investment in Paytm in February 2015 while Alibaba Group will become a new investor in Paytm after the completion of the transaction. The fresh capital infusion will allowRead More

Mobile Commerce To Be A $638 Bn Market By 2018 : Study

Mobile Commerce To Be A $638 Bn Market By 2018 : Study

July 6, 2015 at 1:14 pm 0 comments

Commerce generated on e-commerce platforms on mobile devices, called mobile commerce or m-commerce, is expected to surpass $638 billion by 2018, a recent study forecasts. Ease of use, availability of various commerce applications on mobile devices like smartphones and tablets fueling this growth, the joint study by Deloitte and AssochamRead More

MTN Swaziland Deploys Ericsson Converged Wallet

MTN Swaziland Deploys Ericsson Converged Wallet

July 1, 2015 at 9:26 am 0 comments

Ericsson today announced that MTN Swaziland has deployed Ericsson Converged Wallet, enabling the operator to quickly introduce relevant, new and differentiated mobile financial services. The rollout impacts more than 275,000 existing MTN Swaziland mobile wallet users and 3,000 agents. The new platform serves as a mobile money hub solution, connectingRead More

SBI Signs MoU with Amazon

SBI Signs MoU with Amazon

May 21, 2015 at 10:30 am 0 comments

SBI and Amazon today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), identifying areas of cooperation to build a digital India which meets the aspirations of the next generation of customers and small businesses. SBI and Amazon will develop trusted and frictionless payments and commerce solutions for customers and small businesses, capitalizingRead More

Why mobile financial service is successful in emerging markets?

Why mobile financial service is successful in emerging markets?

January 3, 2015 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

Mobile financial services is successful in emerging markets like Bangladesh and Kenya as it is reliable, secure and fast. The informal economy outside of government regulation, taxation or observation currently account for over half of global employment and as much as 90 percent of employment in poorer developing countries. InformalRead More

Mobile commerce transactions to reach 200bn by 2019

Mobile commerce transactions to reach 200bn by 2019

December 1, 2014 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Mobile phone and tablet users will make 195 billion mobile commerce transactions annually by 2019, up from 72 billion this year says a new report from Juniper Research. According to the report the highest growth rates are expected in the NFC sector. Here, usage is expected to be buoyed byRead More

Mobile World Congress 2015 to focus on 5G, IoT, small cell and m-commerce

Mobile World Congress 2015 to focus on 5G, IoT, small cell and m-commerce

September 11, 2014 at 11:32 am 0 comments

The tenth edition, Mobile World Congress 2015 will have in-depth track sessions on 5G, IoT, small cell, m-commerce, emerging devices, enterprise mobility, financial inclusion, mobile identity, privacy and security, among others. The GSMA expects that attendance for Mobile World Congress 2015 will exceed the record of nearly 86,000 attendees setRead More

Know about Alibaba, the biggest e-commerce company

Know about Alibaba, the biggest e-commerce company

September 8, 2014 at 7:14 am 0 comments

Alibaba Group, a Chinese e-commerce company stated in 1999 and is the largest online and mobile commerce company in the world in terms of gross merchandise volume (GMV) in 2013, according to the IDC GMV Report. The group enabled small businesses to grow by solving their problems through Internet technologyRead More