HPS expands into Asia with Singapore office opening

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Casablanca, Morocco, September 21, 2017: HPS, an innovative payments solutions and services company at the forefront of the international payments industry, has announced the opening of a new Asia office in Singapore to accommodate rapid growth and leverage the diverse Asia Pacific market. In addition to offices in Casablanca, Paris, Aix-en- Provence, and Dubai, the new office in Singapore will …

Improving operational efficiency and cost effectiveness with EPSON

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We spoke with Eduardo Bonoan who is the General Manager and Head of Marketing for Epson Philippines about the exciting Philippine market and how Epson’s state-of-the-art products improve operational efficiency and cost effectiveness implementation for their users. D: Hi Eduardo! Tell us a bit about your role and what that involves on a daily basis  E: I am currently the General Manager and Head of Marketing …

Delivering the best customer experience via the Akamai platform

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We spoke with Jason Miller from Akamai on how new technologies and innovations across all channels is shaping how brands and retailers look into their short and long term strategy. D: Hi Jason! Tell us a bit about your role and what that involves on a daily basis  J: In my role as Chief Strategist of Commerce at Akamai I get to work …

Optimized message delivery with Infobip

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We spoke to Charist Montenegro from Infobip Philippines about their views towards the exciting Philippines market, on how local services now has extended accessibility on several devices and how Infobip’s efficient platform is enabling this services and solutions. D: Hi Charist! Tell us a bit about your role and what that involves on a daily basis  C: As the Country Manager, my main …

Leading the transition to a digital economy with VeritasPay Philippines Inc.

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We spoke to Gary Repchuck from VeritasPay Philippines Inc. about their views towards the exciting Philippines market and how they’ve been involved in mobile payments and how payments solutions can truly be a transformational financial inclusion strategy delivered by the government. D: Hi Gary! Tell us a bit about your role and what that involves on a daily basis  G: We spent the last …

SMART Cash Management with Glory CASHINFINITY™

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In all the excitement in recent months and years around the move towards cashless societies, it is often easy to disregard the key importance that cold, hard currency still holds across the Asia region. Whether in Singapore and Hong Kong, where major e-commerce players still take over 30% of their payments through cash on delivery, to emerging markets like the …

The Nilson Report on Global Credit, Debit, and Prepaid Cards 2016

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By David Robertson, Publisher, The Nilson Report Our annual report on commercial and consumer global credit, debit, and prepaid cards shows Visa, UnionPay, Mastercard, JCB, Diners Club/Discover, and American Express brand general purpose cards generated 257.17 billion purchase transactions at merchants in 2016 — 30.21 billion more than in 2015. Debit figures shown above include prepaid cards. Visa cards include …

Empowering seamless, cross border payments with Payoneer

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With a population of 101 million and an internet penetration growth rate over the last 5 years at 530%, the Philippines has one of the fastest growth anywhere in the world, transforming into a connected, affluent and aspirational country, full of possibilities. In line with Payoneer’s participation in Seamless Philippines 2017, we spoke to Miguel Warren about their views towards …

An interview with General Director of DHL Express Vietnam, Mr. George Berczely

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We recently caught up with George Berczely, General Director of DHL Express Vietnam who gives us a sneak peek into what he’ll be sharing during his upcoming presentation at Seamless Vietnam this September in Vietnam. Hi George, good to hear from you! Please tell us a bit about what you’re currently working on and what you get involved on a …

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Transforming global supply chains with Terry Chan of the HKeCSC

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Riding the wave of optimism spurred by Jack Ma and Alibaba, China’s e-commerce market growth rate has increased by 26.2% so far in 2017. E-commerce now represents 15.5% of total retail sales in the country. The e-commerce industry in China has generated ¥5.16 trillion in 2016, which represents twice the growth rate of the country’s whole retail economy. On a …