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RuPay Discover Global Card reaches 25 million milestone

The RuPay Global Card is issued in five variants - Global Classic Debit Card, Global Classic Credit Card, Platinum Debit Card, Platinum Credit Card and Select Credit Card (targeted at the affluent segment).

Nov 01, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
This is how Google's digital payment app 'Tez' works

This is how Google's digital payment app 'Tez' works

Tez, which means fast in Hindi, is a standalone payments app that can be downloaded on Android and iOS devices. 

Sep 18, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
Google to launch mobile payment service in India

Google to launch mobile payment service in India

Google on Thursday sent out invites for an event to be held on September 18 to "share details on the launch of a new product developed grounds up for India".

Sep 14, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
WhatsApp 'excited' about digital projects in India

WhatsApp 'excited' about digital projects in India

Launched by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and regulated by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), UPI facilitates the instant fund transfer between two bank accounts on the mobile platform.

Aug 21, 2017, 16:17 PM IST
'111.45 crore digital payment transactions made in May 2017'

'111.45 crore digital payment transactions made in May 2017'

In February, the number dipped to 101.18 crore but surged to 119.07 crore in the following month.

Aug 02, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
Bank a/c number portability: You could soon be able to change your bank without changing account number

Bank a/c number portability: You could soon be able to change your bank without changing account number

RBI deputy governor S S Mundra said once account number portability becomes a reality, banks will see silent customer moving away from them without even talking to them.

 

May 31, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

CERT-In issues alert against global ransomware attack

Government's cyber security arm CERT-In has alerted vital institutions including RBI, stock markets and NPCI against the latest cyber attack that has infected thousands of systems globally.

May 13, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
RuPay credit cards to be rolled out soon

RuPay credit cards to be rolled out soon

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), the nodal agency for digital payment systems in the country, will soon launch its RuPay credit cards for which it has roped in a few banks, a top official said.

May 07, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Zeta launches the first e-meal voucher on RuPay platform

Zeta launches the first e-meal voucher on RuPay platform

Fintech start-up Zeta, which offers digital employee benefits for tax optimisation, has tied up with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) payment platform - RuPay.

Apr 11, 2017, 18:38 PM IST

NPCI says rectified technical glitch that delayed EMIs

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Thursday said it has rectified the technical glitch that delayed deduction of equated monthly instalments (EMIs) of some bank customers in the past few days.

Mar 08, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
BHIM App gets update, includes support for more Indian languages, allows spam reports, better privacy controls

BHIM App gets update, includes support for more Indian languages, allows spam reports, better privacy controls

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has updated BHIM app, which is available on Google Play store. Bharat Interface for Money or BHIM app is based on Unified Payments Interface (UPI) and was launched by Prime Minister Modi  on December 30.

Jan 27, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
 NPCI declares Rs 54.90 cr prize money for NITI Aayog's lucky draw schemes

NPCI declares Rs 54.90 cr prize money for NITI Aayog's lucky draw schemes

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Saturday declared Rs 54.90 crore prize money to over 3.42 lakh winners for NITI Aayog's lucky draw schemes for consumers and merchants. The two schemes are - Lucky Grahak Yojna (LGY) and Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojna (DVY). 

Jan 15, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
Awards up to Rs 1 crore under 'Lucky Grahak Yojana', 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to be announced today

Awards up to Rs 1 crore under 'Lucky Grahak Yojana', 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to be announced today

NITI Aayog on December 15 had announced the launch of two schemes 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' and the 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to give cash awards to consumers and merchants who utilise digital payment instruments for personal consumption expenditures.

Dec 25, 2016, 11:13 AM IST
Awards up to Rs 1 crore under 'Lucky Grahak Yojana', 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to be announced on Sunday

Awards up to Rs 1 crore under 'Lucky Grahak Yojana', 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to be announced on Sunday

NITI Aayog on December 15 had announced the launch of two schemes 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' and the 'Digi-Dhan Vyapari Yojana' to give cash awards to consumers and merchants who utilise digital payment instruments for personal consumption expenditures.

Dec 24, 2016, 15:47 PM IST
All you must know about UPI app

All you must know about UPI app

After demonitisation, Unique Payments Interface (UPI) is an important tools for shifting to a cashless economy.

Dec 12, 2016, 05:56 AM IST
 Demonetisation: Rupay debit cards can be used at PoS terminal, clarifies NPCI

Demonetisation: Rupay debit cards can be used at PoS terminal, clarifies NPCI

Following demonetisation, when huge rush of people can be witnessed using payment mechanisms like point of sale (PoS) machines, the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Monday too has clarified that its RuPay debit cards can be used at such terminals for transactions.

Nov 21, 2016, 19:39 PM IST
Demonetisation: NPCI waives switching fee for RuPay PoS and e-commerce transactions

Demonetisation: NPCI waives switching fee for RuPay PoS and e-commerce transactions

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Monday said it has waived till year-end the switching fee for all RuPay issuing and acquiring member banks for point of sales (PoS) and e-commerce transactions.

Nov 14, 2016, 20:12 PM IST

National Payments Corp to launch three cards

The company will launch a 'Mudra' card, a credit card and an international card, its Chairman M Balachandran told reporters here.

Sep 07, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Payments banks: NPCI to ramp up capacity to 100 mn deals a day

"We are ramping up the switching capacity from 40 million per day to 100 million. We are fully geared for all the payments banks," its managing director and chief executive A P Hota said last week.

Aug 30, 2015, 14:58 PM IST

NPCI cuts inter-bank ATM transaction fees by 10%

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) on Friday announced a 10 percent or 5 paise reduction in charges for transactions on its inter-bank ATM network.

May 08, 2015, 16:16 PM IST