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Grab Launches Peer-to-Peer Fund Transfer in GrabPay Mobile Wallet in the Philippines

Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, today launched its new peer-to-peer (P2P) fund transfer feature. No need for something shiny, slimy and other strange Kris Kringle gifts. This holiday... The post Grab Launches Peer-to-Peer Fund Transfer in GrabPay Mobile Wallet in the Philippines appeared first on MetroCebu News......»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuDec 26th, 2017

BSP launches InstaPay electronic fund transfer service

MANILA, Philippines – The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)  took a step closer to its goal of seeing electronic payments comprise 20% of all transactions in the country by 2020, with the launch of InstaPay. Launched on Monday, April 23, InstaPay is an electronic fund transfer service that allows customers to transfer pesos ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Nanobots treat cancerous tumors in tests conducted on mice – study

MANILA, Philippines - Last month saw a step forward in cancer treatment technology when a published study  on peer-reviewed journal Nature Biotechnology detailed the successful use of nano-sized robots to precisely transfer drugs that treat tumors. The researchers from Arizona State University and the National Center for Nanoscience and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

GrabPay has new managing director

MANILA, Philippines — Grab, the leading on-demand transportation and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia, yesterday announced it has appointed Ooi Hue.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 9th, 2018

Grab introduces new payment feature

MANILA, Philippines — Ride-hailing and mobile payments app Grab has introduced a new feature to allow passengers to transfer funds to one another......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 27th, 2017

Cashless payments soon to hit Ministop

          Cashless payments are coming to Ministop, the second-biggest convenience store chain in the Philippines.   Globe Telecom announced that it partnered with Ministop, which would allow consumers to use its GCash mobile wallet app to buy goods using a recently-introduced QR Code scanning feature.   Globe said the GCash scan-to-pay feature will be initially available at Ministop outlets in Cyberscape Alpha and Cyberscape Beta in Ortigas Center startingDec.1this year. It will be rolled out in more branches through 2018.   READ: Ayala, Jack Ma firm launches purchase-by-scan system   "We are excited...Keep on reading: Cashless payments soon to hit Ministop.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 24th, 2017

Int l financial services expand digital money transfer in the PH

, have expanded digital money transfers in the Philippines by integrating Western Union money transfer service within the USSC Super Service mobile app, providing convenient services for customers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Addressing Shopping Emergencies: GrabExpress, Shopee team up to provide same day delivery

Grab, one of the most frequently used online-to-offline (O2O) mobile platforms in Southeast Asia, teams up with Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, to provide same day delivery to Shopee users in the Philippines. As the rainy season goes full swing, shopping emergencies are more present than ever. With this team-up, customers will never have to worry about problems such as ruining heels outside a formal event or forgetting to buy a gift for a friend's birthday party. THE GRABEXPRESS WAY To address shopping emergencies, Grab has partnered with Shopee to enable a true form of express delivery. Shopee users located within Metro Manila can now enjo...Keep on reading: Addressing Shopping Emergencies: GrabExpress, Shopee team up to provide same day delivery.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

COA questions DILG s last-minute P99-million fund transfer

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Audit (COA) questioned the move of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to transfer funds to 3 government agencies in 2017. In a recently released report, state auditors said P99.19 million initially given to the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 8th, 2018

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Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

AlipayHK and GCash launch cross-border remittance service powered by Alipay’s blockchain technology

AlipayHK and GCash today announced the launch of a cross-border remittance service through their e-wallet platforms, powered by cutting-edge blockchain technology developed by Alipay, the online payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group ("Ant Financial", "Ant"). This is the first blockchain-based cross-border digital wallet remittance service globally, offering a fast, secure, convenient, transparent and low-cost way to transfer money directly between individuals in Hong Kong and the Philippines. Alipay has applied blockchain technology to streamline the remittance process, radically improving the speed of delivery, enhancing transparency of the process and drast...Keep on reading: AlipayHK and GCash launch cross-border remittance service powered by Alipay’s blockchain technology.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

ANI raises capital of agri bank, forms fintech firm

  The board of listed AgriNurture Inc. (ANI) said it had approved a plan to infuse P100 million in additional capital into affiliate Agricultural Bank of the Philippines (ABP).   The move, which is subject to the approval of the Securities and Exchange Commission and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, will bring ABP's capital to P200 million.   ANI said ABP's capital hike would fund the expansion of the bank's P2P platform and e-wallet business. Through the capital infusion, ANI aims to enhance supply chain microfinance access of Filipino farmers in remote areas using technology.   ANI president and CEO Antonio Tiu said ABP's P2P platform would allow fa...Keep on reading: ANI raises capital of agri bank, forms fintech firm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

ANI hikes capital of affiliate agri bank, forms new agri-fintech firm

The board of directors of listed agri-conglomerate AgriNurture, Inc. (ANI) said it has approved a plan to infuse P100-million to increase the capital of affiliate Agricultural Bank of the Philippines (ABP) to Php200-million, subject to final approval by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), ANI said on Wednesday that ABP's capital hike would fund the expansion of the bank's P2P platform and e-wallet business. Through the capital infusion, ANI aims to enhance supply chain micro-finance access of Filipino farmers in remote areas using technology. ANI president and CEO Antonio...Keep on reading: ANI hikes capital of affiliate agri bank, forms new agri-fintech firm.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

1 bedroom Condominium For Sale in Katipunan for 3,800,000 – Web reference 112691377 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24

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Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

PayMaya ties up with drugstore chain

The PayMaya mobile wallet, backed by a unit of PLDT Inc., announced a tie-up with drugstore chain Rose Pharmacy, the latest in an aggressive effort to roll out its QR payments platform. PayMaya said customers would be able to use the PayMaya mobile app's scan feature to pay 130 Rose Pharmacy branches, initially. More stores would be added in the coming months. "The retail landscape here and abroad is changing very fast, which is why we laud retailers like Rose Pharmacy in their efforts to keep up with these changes in service of their customers," Orlando B. Vea, president and CEO of PayMaya Philippines, said in a statement. Rose Pharmacy was established in Cebu City in 1952. It ...Keep on reading: PayMaya ties up with drugstore chain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Grab Philippines to introduce new features in July

GRAB Philippines (MyTaxi.ph, Inc.) is set to launch in July new features in its ride-hailing mobile application, which would make it easier for users to pin pick-up points in the map, avoiding mismatch in locations. “Our aim is to be our passengers’ partner for better trips at all times. We have carefully studied new features […] The post Grab Philippines to introduce new features in July appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Grab Philippines to launch new app interface, features in July

Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.ph, Inc.) is looking to launch in July new features in its ride-hailing mobile application. In a statement, the transportation network company (TNC) said the new interface will make it easier for users to pin pick-up points on the map, avoiding mismatch in locations. Rewards will also be categorized so passengers may easily […] The post Grab Philippines to launch new app interface, features in July appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

UnionBank bats for inclusive wealth via InstaPay, PESONet

Union Bank of the Philippines continues its drive for inclusive prosperity by fully supporting the government’s National Retail Payment System (NRPS), which seeks to steer financial transactions gradually away from cash and check-based payments to electronic fund transfers and e-wallet disbursements......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 5th, 2018

New TNCs unlikely to end Grab’s ‘virtual monopoly’ — PCC

By Melissa Luz T. Lopez, Senior Reporter THE ACCREDITATION of new mobile ride-hailing services does not automatically end Grab Philippines’ “virtual monopoly” of the local market, the country’s antitrust chief said. “It’s a big challenge to get the new entrants to attract drivers, to attract riders. It’s not enough that there are new players — […] The post New TNCs unlikely to end Grab’s ‘virtual monopoly’ — PCC appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 29th, 2018

Globe works to make GCash compatible with Alipay

MANILA, Philippines – Globe Telecom's fintech arm, Globe Fintech Innovations Incorporated or Mynt, launched an initiative to allow payments on its GCash digital wallet to be seamlessly compatible with the world's largest mobile payment platform, Alipay. Mynt and the Ant Financial Services Group, which operates Alipay, recently announced ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

Grab Philippines: Uber app to continue working but with ‘limited functionality’

Uber users in the Philippines will still be able to book rides via mobile application as Grab Philippines announced that the Uber app will continue to operate throughout the review period with Grab bearing the costs. In an April 9 statement, Southeast Asia’s leading ride-hailing application said the move was part of its “commitment” to […] The post Grab Philippines: Uber app to continue working but with ‘limited functionality’ appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018