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Exclusive interview with Nabil Kabbani, founding partner of Kabbani Associates

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Kabbani Associates started with the mission of helping companies leverage emerging payment technologies on a global basis. Our main focus is to cause remittance companies to evolve their profitability by integrating new developments in the payments space and increasing the breadth and depth of their relationship with their customers....

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Nokia 603 with NFC on its way?

An additional Nokia NFC phone may be about to launch, according to images obtained by Symbian Tweet. The leaked details suggest that the Nokia 603 will run Symbian Belle, has a 1GHz ARM processor and...

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Toulouse tests NFC car tech

Regional government workers in France are taking part in a pilot test of NFC car key technology. Twelve Renault Twingo cars shared by staff in Toulouse have been equipped to allow the vehicles to be...

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Signbox lights up NFC posters

Signbox has officially launched its Enlighten smart poster range at the Saatchi Gallery in London. The backlit smart posters, first announced in January, use Avery Dennison's N-Zone NFC tag technology. This article was first published...

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Galaxy Nexus unveiling delayed

The launch of the next Google NFC phone, expected to be called the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, has been postponed, This Is My Next reports. The Android handset, codenamed Nexus Prime, was due to be unveiled...

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Latest Regarding ID Magazine available via interactive PDF viewer

Latest Regarding ID Magazine available via interactive PDF viewer AVISIAN Publishing is pleased to announce the release of the interactive version of the fall 2011 issue of Regarding ID.

The interactive feature enables a miniature mode that you can thumb through as well as a full screen mode that allows you to read the magazine as if it were on the desk in front of you.

To be notified of the next available...

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Subway USA goes contactless

Seven thousand Subway restaurants in the US are to be equipped to accept payments via contactless cards and NFC phones by the end of the first quarter of 2012, MasterCard has announced. This article was...

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Hungarian MNOs promote NFC

Hungary's three mobile network operators — Magyar Telekom, Telenor Magyarország and Vodafone Magyarország — have held a press event to jointly promote the benefits of NFC payments, reports Budapest Business Journal. The mobile companies should...

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Nawras, BankMuscat to offer debit card for electronic bill payment and recharge

(The Paypers) Nawras, an Asian telecommunication services provider has enabled its customers to use debit cards from BankMuscat, a financial services provider. This will allow them to pay their bills or recharge online via MyNawras....
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Amex serves up mobile wallet API

American Express is to make an API available for its Serve digital wallet platform, Harshul Sanghi, the new VP of the company's enterprise growth group has told Techcrunch. "The wallet that has the most brand...

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RIM unveils BlackBerry Tag service

BlackBerry Tag will let RIM NFC phone users add each other as BBM contacts and share multimedia content via NFC.

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New e-invoicing for VAT rules adopted in Germany

(The Paypers)  The German parliament’s lower house (Bundestag) and upper house (Bundesrat) have approved the 2011 Tax Simplification Act, a piece of legislation that includes a modification of the requirements for electronic invoicing for value added tax (VAT) purposes....
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Citi, América Móvil team up for mobile banking services in Latin America

(The Paypers) Global financial services provider Citigroup and American wireless services provider América Móvil have announced a USD 50 million joint venture (JV) for mobile banking services in Latin America, according to online media outlet Financial Times. The JV will be operating in Mexico by Q1 2012....
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MasterCard enables mobile payments for Subway restaurants

(The Paypers) MasterCard Worldwide will equip restaurants belonging to global sandwich franchise SUBWAY with PayPass-enabled contactless payment terminals at more than 7,000 US locations by the end of Q1 2012....
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Zimbabwe: Telecel, ZimSwitch in mobile banking partnership

(The Paypers) Zimbabwe-based MNO Telecel has teamed up with local third party transaction handling business ZimSwitch Mobile to launch a mobile money transfer service for Zimbabweans....
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Microsoft to invest in Technion e-commerce research

(The Paypers) The Microsoft Research (MSR) division is planning to invest USD 1.5 million over the next five years in a research program in partnership with the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology....
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UseMyServices, SafetyPay partner for mutual network expansion

(The Paypers) UseMyServices, a US company which allows shoppers to pay for online purchases directly via their own bank account, has teamed up with SafetyPay, an online payment systems developer, for mutual international expansion....
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Grand River, HoMedics partner to offer new e-commerce websites

(The Paypers) Grand River, an e-commerce services provider, has teamed up with HoMedics, a provider of personal health, wellness and relaxation products, to introduce new online stores for this company....
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Emailvision teams up with Magento

(The Paypers) Emailvision, a company which offers email, mobile and social marketing services, has entered a strategic alliance with e-commerce platform Magento in order to provide customers with integrated services....
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Clearwave, Zepherella to roll out online payment patient services

(The Paypers) Clearwave, a provider of patient information exchange software, kiosk and service-based services, has entered a partnership with Zepherella, a healthcare payment service provider, to roll out their PatientPay service....
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