Taipei launches first Muslim-friendly vending machine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s first vending machine to sell Halal food was installed at Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) on Friday (Sept. 6), providing multiple Muslim-frien...

Bank of Japan denies plans on issuance of digital currency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan (BOJ) Masayoshi Amamiya (雨宮正佳) said during a conference on Friday (June 5) that the BOJ would not issue digital currency in the near f...

Taiwan Family Mart introduces cashless 'My Famipay' app

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Family Mart convenience store chain in Taiwan has announced the launch of “My Famipay” a cashless payment service app that can be downloaded on any smart p...

Japan's Kyushu Financial Group developing base in Taipei to reach SE Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a recent interview with the Japan’s Nikkei newspaper, the President and Representative Director of the Kyushu Financial Group (KFG), Motohiro Kamimura (上村基宏), exp...

Ultra Taiwan to use block chain currency for two-day music fest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is a growing hub for the development and application of new fintech and payment options, as more and more companies begin to experiment with cashless payment and di...

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Shopify Announces Largest-Ever Collection of New Technologies to Advance Commerce

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2018--Today, Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP), the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform, unveiled the latest in commerce technology at Unite, their a...

Shopify Announces Largest-Ever Collection of New Technologies to Advance Commerce

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2018--Today, Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP), the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform, unveiled the latest in commerce technology at Unite, their a...

Mayor promotes cashless payment at traditional markets in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A special press conference was held Jan. 18 at Taipei’s Shidong Market to announce that the traditional market would be easy-card compatible, and capable of acceptin...

USA Technologies Unveils its First Universal Card Link Connector for the Amusement and Gaming Industry

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 16, 2016--IAAPA ATTRACTIONS EXPO -USA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT) ("USAT"), a premier payment technology service provider of integrated cashless and mobile tra...

Verifone Partnership Expands Alipay Acceptance to Major Retailers in North America and Europe

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 24, 2016--To accommodate the nearly 100 million Chinese consumers who annually travel abroad and use Alipay to make purchases, Verifone (NYSE: PAY), a world leader in p...