Page-2 of Mobile payments in India Current Affairs, GK & News
The BHIM Aadhaar platform and application seek to minimize the role of plastic cards and point of sale machines, which hitherto are believed to be essential for cashless transaction. Under this, a customer has to link his bank account with his Aadhaar number. As of now, around 40 crore bank accounts are already linked to ..
Topics: Aadhaar • Banking in India • BHIM • Biometrics • Digital currency • Economy of India • Government of India • Identity documents of India • India • Interbank networks • Mobile payments in India • National Payments Corporation of India
The Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL) has become the 5th entity to begin operations as a payments bank with effect from February 22, 2018. The ABIPBL is a joint venture between Aditya Birla Nuvo Ltd (51%) and Ideal Cellular (49%). The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a licence to the bank ..
Topics: Aditya Birla Group • Airtel Payments Bank • Banking in India • CNX Nifty • Companies • Economy • Economy of India • Mobile payments in India • Online payments • Payments bank • Paytm • Vodafone
PhonePe, the online payment service provider, has partnered with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) to deploy its own Point of Sale (POS) payment terminals across all IOCL retail outlets nationally. As part of the pilot program, PhonePe PoS devices have already been installed at 30 IOCL outlets. The device will allow IOCL customers to pay ..
Biswamohan Mahapatra has been appointed as non-executive chairman of the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) for a period of two years, with effect from February 8, 2018. He succeeded B Sambamurthy, who was the interim chairman of the NPCI board. Apart from him, Dilip Asbe is the Managing Director & CEO of the organisation.
Dilip Asbe has been appointed as the new Managing Director and CEO of National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). Prior to this, Asbe was CEO-in-charge of NPCI. He succeeded A.P.Hota, who retired in August 2017. Asbe has been in the NPCI since its inception and has played a pivotal role in designing, building, operationalising and ..
Topics: Banking in India • BharatQR • BHIM • Economy of India • Finance • Financial services • Immediate Payment Service • Interbank networks • Mobile payments in India • National Payments Corporation of India • RuPay • Unified Payments Interface