To Build Web 3.0 Native Payment Infrastructure, Airswift Raises $2 MM in Pre-Seed Funding Led by CE Innovation Capital

Vancouver, BC, August 15, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Airswift, a fintech startup pioneering Web 3.0 native payment solutions, announced that it raised $2 million USD in a pre-seed funding round led by CE Innovation Capital (CEiC). The latest funding comes amid a bear market sentiment and uncertainty around crypto. It indicates that investors are confident about Airswift’s unique […]

Ebang International to Launch New Ebonex Crypto-Linked Payment Cards Powered by Mastercard

SYDNEY, Australia, Aug. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Ebang International Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: EBON, the “Company”, “we” or “our”), a global blockchain technology company, today announced that its Australian cryptocurrency exchange platform, Ebonex, has collaborated with Mastercard to enable a new crypto-linked card. Ebonex allows customers to buy, sell and trade crypto assets. […]

Banxa and HamBit Announce a New Partnership to Build the Best Solution for Web 3.0 Crypto Payments

Singapore – Banxa, the Australian crypto operator announced a partnership with HamBit, a Web3 encrypted payment service provider. The two parties will jointly explore the optimal solution for Web3.0 encrypted payment so that users can link the Web3.0 world more conveniently and securely and obtain new industry dividends. Users can now use Banxa to buy or […]

XanPay Payment Gateway Accelerates AsiaVape’s Local Payments Strategy into Asian Markets

HONG KONG, April 12, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – XanPay is proud to announce AsiaVape has partnered with them to enable Alternative Payment Methods (APMs) for its consumers across Asia; simplifying cross-border payment acceptance, enabling them to access nearly a billion consumers who use these APMs. In Southeast Asia, where most of AsiaVape’s customer’s reside, alternative payment methods are […]

XanPay Partners with SWAG to Launch New Alternative Payment Methods

Strong Growth of the Online Entertainment Space HONG KONG, February 9, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Recently, XanPay announced a partnership with SWAG, a leading online entertainment interactive brand, to launch new alternative payment methods. Online entertainment experienced exponential growth during the pandemic. According to a related report, the worldwide traffic of online entertainment has grown substantially during […]

Yeahka ranks No. 1 in the non-bank independent QR code payment service market in China

HONG KONG, Jan 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – According to the “Thematic analysis on industrial payment in China in 2021” report recently published by the Chinese consulting firm Analysys, Yeahka Limited (“Yeahka” or the “Company”) (09923.HK) ranks first in China’s non-bank independent QR code payment service market, in terms of its all-round […]

XanPay Announces Partnership with Elitedias Game Platform on New Payment Options across Southeast Asia

– Elitedias leveled up, offering new payment options catered to local preferences – The game top-up company expanded to 3 countries – Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia – Homegrown users has grown 5x within 3 months of integration HONG KONG – January 2022 – Elitedias, the Singapore-based game credits top-up platform launches new payment options with XanPay across Southeast […]

KPay serves more than 8,000 merchants in its first year of business

HONG KONG, Dec 16, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Established in Hong Kong at the end of 2020, fintech start-up KPay has broken the industry record among local comprehensive payment solution service providers in just one year by providing more than 8,000 local small and medium merchants with comprehensive and advanced offline payment […]

JCB and Keychain Implement Offline Payments using NFC

TOKYO, Dec 15, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB Co., Ltd. Japan’s only international payment brand (Head Office: Tokyo, Japan) and Keychain GK (Head Office: Singapore) implement offline payments using near-field communication (NFC), self-sovereign identity, and blockchain technology. Figure 1. Offline Payment Concept With the spread of 5G and the development of Internet […]

Smartpay officially launches the first all-in-one e-commerce payment solution and BNPL service that is completely free for consumers

TOKYO, Nov 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – Smartpay K.K. today announced the launch of its new “Buy Now Pay Later” (BNPL) service, which combines an all-in-one payment experience and interest free payment solution, designed to solve Japanese consumer payment issues and improve merchant conversion rates. Built out of a passion for enabling Japanese merchants to succeed in e-commerce, […]

Enablement of JCB Contactless payment acceptance at all OMNY contactless subway and bus validator screens in New York

LOS ANGELES, CA, Nov 15, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB International Credit Card Co., Ltd. (JCBUSA), the US subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan’s only international payment brand, and the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (NY MTA), the largest public transit authority in North America, are pleased to announce the enablement of […]

JCB and BOCHK announce JCB Contactless acceptance in the e-payment system of KMB and LWB in Hong Kong

TOKYO & HONG KONG, Nov 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB International Co., Ltd., an international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., has launched JCB Contactless payment service in the e-payment system of Long Win Bus Co. Ltd. (“LWB”), in partnership with Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (“BOCHK”). The new service […]

Empire Token launches Empire NFT Marketplace, More Promising Use Cases on the Roadmap

Abu Dhabi, UAE / SEAPRWire / October 21, 2021 / – Empire Token recently launched the Empire NFT Marketplace on Binance Smart Chain – a revolutionary marketplace for all kinds of digital assets, designed with unique, never-before-seen features. In November of this year, Empire is also planning to expand the marketplace to Ethereum and Solana chains. It […]

JCB appoints award winning B2B agency, Transmission, to lead JCB’s brand evolution in Europe

LONDON, Oct 12, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Highlights: – JCB, the major global payment brand and credit card issuer in Japan with 140 million global cardmembers, has appointed global B2B marketing and branding specialist agency, Transmission ( https://transmissionagency.com/en-gb ), to enable JCB to transform its brand presence and improve its customer experience […]

Yeahka Ranks First among Non-bank Independent Institutions in QR Code Payment Acquiring Services

HONG KONG, Sep 30, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Yeahka Limited (“Yeahka” or the “Company”) (Stock Code: 9923), a leading payment-based technology platform in China, has surpassed others to become one of the most-used aggregate payment service providers by merchants in China. Yeahka’s interim results show, as of the first half of this […]

Boku launches M1ST, the world’s largest mobile payments network, connecting Southeast Asia Digital Consumers to global merchants

SINGAPORE, Aug 18, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Boku Inc. (AIM: BOKU) today announced the launch of the M1ST (aka Mobile First), the world’s largest mobile payments network. The M1ST Payments Network features an unrivalled 330+ mobile payment methods, including mobile wallets, direct carrier billing, and real-time payments schemes, reaching 5.7 billion mobile […]

Connectum Announces Free New Merchant Onboarding and Comfortable New Digital Acquiring Rates: Get More, Pay Less

London, UK / SEAPRWire / July 15, 2021 / – Connectum, one of the leading EU digital payment service providers has recently made new merchant onboarding free, allowing for a fast and efficient way to jump-start an e-commerce business. 2020 and the pandemic made a clear statement to many businesses in no uncertain words: to survive, […]

JCB Accelerates Business Expansion in ASEAN Region with Opening of New Department in Singapore

TOKYO, Jun 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB Co., Ltd., Japan’s only international payment brand is pleased to announce the establishment of a new ASEAN Business Enhancement and Creation Department under its subsidiary, JCB International Asia Pacific Pte Ltd. JCB develops and provisions innovative technologies and services around the world. The ASEAN […]

JCB and GB Prime Pay announce partnership to expand online merchant network in Thailand

Bangkok and Tokyo, Apr 27, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB International, Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., Japan’s only international payment brand, and Global Prime Corporation Company Limited (GB Prime Pay: GBP), an online payment platform provider, are pleased to announce the enablement of JCB payment acceptance at […]

Bussr Rolls Out Nekla Digital Payments to Millions of Users

SINGAPORE, Apr 14, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Bussr, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) powered mobility platform, is looking to make its services global in every sense of the word after announcing the rollout of the pioneering digital payment platform, Nekla. The Singapore-based transport disruptor announced it will offer its passengers a digital […]

JCB strikes strategic deal with WLA for providing JCB Contactless Kernel Specifications to WLA members

TOKYO, Mar 12, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – JCB Co., Ltd., a leading global payment scheme, announced that it has signed a strategic agreement with the White Label Alliance (WLA) to provide JCB Contactless Kernel Specifications to WLA members wishing to migrate to the contactless solution. WLA was founded by IDEMIA, G+D and […]

China Securities Initiates Yeahka at BUY

HONG KONG, Mar 11, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Chinese investment bank China Securities initiates coverage on YEAHKA LIMITED (9923) with a BUY rating. In the initiation research report headlined “A Technology-enabled, Industry-leading Mobile Payment Company”, China Securities equity research analyst Ran Zhao is bullish on Yeahka’s addressable market, recognizing the Company’s core […]

CICC Initiates Yeahka at OUTPERFORM with HK$98.20

HONG KONG, Mar 10, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – CICC initiates coverage on Yeahka Limited (9923), a leading payment-based technology platform in China, with an “outperform” rating and a target price of HK$98.20. CICC is upbeat on Yeahka’s dual-growth-driver (payment + value-added services) business model and the growth potential of the Company’s QR […]

CICC Initiates Yeahka at OUTPERFORM with HK$98.20

HONG KONG, Mar 10, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – CICC initiates coverage on Yeahka Limited (9923), a leading payment-based technology platform in China, with an “outperform” rating and a target price of HK$98.20. CICC is upbeat on Yeahka’s dual-growth-driver (payment + value-added services) business model and the growth potential of the Company’s QR […]

JCB and Keychain Create Blockchain-based Micropayment Solution for IoT

TOKYO, Feb 12, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB Co., Ltd. and Keychain GK have developed a novel infrastructure for processing credit-based micropayments between IoT devices. The innovation promises to enable direct human-to-machine and machine-to-machine payments at scale without the confines of credit cards. As new networks, such as 5G, deploy and the use of […]