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26 JUNE 2017
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Pay by face - or by sunglasses
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Norway Payments Market Report

Norway’s mobile payments market is accelerating fast, but still somewhat behind its Nordic neighbours in terms of development.

DNB’s Vipps and Danske Bank’s MobilePay are the two main competing m-payment offerings in Norway, but a “bridge” is needed to link the Nordic schemes and fight international competition, according to the head of MobilePay Norway.
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article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 08 February 2017

France to raise contactless limit
Transition to take place in stages Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 30 January 2017

Contactless charity boxes target cashless consumers
Lack of card options ‘costs charities £80m a year’ Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 03 January 2017

Contactless jackets for the homeless
E-payment migration has hit donations to the needy Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 15 September 2016

London contactless charity closes due to lack of donors
Scheme fails after 12 months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 01 September 2016

Contactless payments overtake cheques
Cash remains most common UK payment method Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 23 August 2016

Russian telco issues contactless cards to customers
Product is linked to phone account Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 22 August 2016

Contactless spend tops 2015 total in six months
18% of UK transactions now contactless Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 13 July 2016

Deal to take Oyster tech worldwide
Money from international contactless venture will fund London fare freeze Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 29 March 2016

Slovenian bank targets millennials with prepaid programme
3,000 sign up for contactless product in three months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 10 March 2016

90% of businesses have invested in contactless projects
Results from survey of major European banking, retail, telco and transport providers Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 09 March 2016

Rapid uptake of contactless in France
Transactions more than double Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 17 February 2016

Czechs top in Europe for contactless payments
Transactions up 150% across region Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 14 January 2016

Five UK transit firms commit to contactless rollout
Major operators plan to enable all buses by 2022 Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 13 January 2016

Framework for contactless travel in UK
Pan-industry initiative unveiled Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 05 January 2016

Media highlights contactless 'fraud risk'
Concerns as contactless transactions pass 10% of payments Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 08 February 2017

France to raise contactless limit
Transition to take place in stages Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 30 January 2017

Contactless charity boxes target cashless consumers
Lack of card options ‘costs charities £80m a year’ Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 03 January 2017

Contactless jackets for the homeless
E-payment migration has hit donations to the needy Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 15 September 2016

London contactless charity closes due to lack of donors
Scheme fails after 12 months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 01 September 2016

Contactless payments overtake cheques
Cash remains most common UK payment method Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 23 August 2016

Russian telco issues contactless cards to customers
Product is linked to phone account Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 22 August 2016

Contactless spend tops 2015 total in six months
18% of UK transactions now contactless Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 13 July 2016

Deal to take Oyster tech worldwide
Money from international contactless venture will fund London fare freeze Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 29 March 2016

Slovenian bank targets millennials with prepaid programme
3,000 sign up for contactless product in three months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 10 March 2016

90% of businesses have invested in contactless projects
Results from survey of major European banking, retail, telco and transport providers Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 09 March 2016

Rapid uptake of contactless in France
Transactions more than double Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 17 February 2016

Czechs top in Europe for contactless payments
Transactions up 150% across region Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 14 January 2016

Five UK transit firms commit to contactless rollout
Major operators plan to enable all buses by 2022 Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 13 January 2016

Framework for contactless travel in UK
Pan-industry initiative unveiled Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 05 January 2016

Media highlights contactless 'fraud risk'
Concerns as contactless transactions pass 10% of payments Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 04 January 2016

Software glitch caused Oyster meltdown
Transit operator blames 'configuration issue' Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 04 January 2016

One in ten card transactions now contactless
UK numbers nearly treble in 12 months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 09 December 2015

Contactless card 'breakthrough' in Europe
Deployments up by 65% Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 17 November 2015

Cartes latest: New payment platform for secure and fast contactless
Infineon Technologies says it has made a technology leap with its new payment platform for contactless. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 22 September 2015

Wearables for payment at London Fashion Week
Part of the rich tapestry of technological innovation
Visa Europe hyped up the interest around wearables and contactless payments on Sunday when it collaborated with a London Fashion Show designer to give front row celebrities the ability to pay with designer rings for the clothes being modelled in front of them. Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 09 September 2015

MasterCard to enable high value contactless payments
Increased mobile transactions to be allowed across Europe Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 07 July 2015

Value of UK contactless transactions doubles
£2bn barrier is passed Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 06 July 2015

Europe contactless payments pass 1bn milestone
Visa Europe issues latest transaction data Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 30 June 2015

Barclays expands wearables range
Bank steps up competition with Apple Pay Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 19 February 2015

NFC platform targets German-speaking market
mPOS offering for restaurants and mobile food operators Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 09 February 2015

Contactless transaction limit increases
Change to be introduced from September Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 06 February 2015

UK contactless spending triples
Transactions are now mainstream, claims UKCA
Transaction limit to increase in September Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 30 January 2015

Contactless to star in Coronation Street
Deals with two ITV soaps Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 07 January 2015

Poland and Slovakia lead in Europe contactless issuance
Long-term potential is high but barriers to adoptance remain Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 03 December 2014

Pasha Bank deploys contactless solution
Rollout in Azerbaijan Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 18 November 2014

Contactless transactions up by 150%
Big increase in UK over last six months Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 14 November 2014

Contactless customers get double-charged on London transport
Season ticket holders also paying with debit and credit cards Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 31 October 2014

Barclaycard and Boris launch charitable giving - a penny at a time
Exclusive interview with Philip McHugh, CEO of Barclaycard Business Solutions on Barclaycard's role as champion of contactless Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 29 October 2014

400 million rise in NFC users by 2019
Increasing number of solutions also feature HCE Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 21 October 2014

Top 10 contactless card launches in 2014
What are the most interesting new initiatives around the world? Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessTuesday, 16 September 2014

London contactless payments to reach £2bn this year
Technology rolls out across capital’s transport network Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 15 September 2014

How will Apple payments launch affect contactless in Europe?
Q&A on prospects in the region with Visa Europe's head of mobile proposition Pedro Sousa
Network predicts 500m UK contactless payments
Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 10 September 2014

MasterCard sets 2020 ‘deadline’ for Europe merchants to accept contactless
Czech Republic and Poland have earlier date Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 27 August 2014

Brazil: Football tournaments boost contactless
World Cup and Confederations Cup increase terminal base Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 22 August 2014

Blackpool donkey goes contactless
Dillon gets specially-adapted saddle Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 20 August 2014

Aldi penalises customers for using contactless
Charges for debit and credit transactions Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 14 August 2014

Barclaycard expands wristbands into CRM
Contactless payment devices used to improve customer experience Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 28 July 2014

Australia embraces contactless
Country has four times more terminals per capita than UK Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessFriday, 25 July 2014

Contactless to go live across all London transport
Rollout follows pilot on Tube and rail services Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessMonday, 07 July 2014

London buses go cashless
Move across capital’s transport network Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessWednesday, 21 May 2014

Contactless rated least important phone feature
Blow for payment technology in new research Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - ContactlessThursday, 10 April 2014

Contactless transactions triple in Europe
MasterCard says migration is also driving NFC Read more ...

 
     
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