Visa Inc

Visa CEO Charles Scharf to step down, ex-American Express president to take over

Visa CEO Charles Scharf to step down, ex-American Express president to take over

Visa Inc said Chief Executive Charles Scharf, who orchestrated the company`s reunion with its European affiliate, is stepping down and will be succeeded by former American Express Co President Alfred Kelly.

Oct 18, 2016, 09:38 AM IST

Visa says its users more likely to complete online purchases

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Visa Inc said on Monday online shoppers using its payment service are 17 percentage points more likely to complete their purchases than those using PayPal.

Aug 25, 2015, 06:04 AM IST
Visa joins Coke in call for independent body to reform FIFA

Visa joins Coke in call for independent body to reform FIFA

Visa Inc joined fellow FIFA sponsor Coca-Cola Co on Thursday in calling for an independent commission to reform the way that soccer`s governing body is run. 

Jul 24, 2015, 04:43 AM IST

Visa joins MasterCard, AmEx in ending use for Backpage sex ads

Visa Inc said on Wednesday it is joining MasterCard Inc and American Express Co in barring its credit cards from being used to pay for ads on Backpage.com following a request from a Chicago sheriff who said the site is used by sex traffickers.

Jul 02, 2015, 03:47 AM IST
Visa's tough stance on FIFA augurs more sponsor demands, say experts

Visa's tough stance on FIFA augurs more sponsor demands, say experts

Visa Inc`s public warning to FIFA that it may end its sponsorship if world soccer`s governing body does not quickly clean up its act will likely prompt other sponsors to take a tough stance as a major corruption scandal involving FIFA unfolds, brand experts said.

May 29, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

Sudan won't give visas to US, British, French envoys: Diplomats

 Khartoum has so far declined to issue visas for senior U.S., British and French diplomats hoping to conduct a fact-finding mission in Sudan`s conflict-torn Darfur region, U.N. diplomatic sources told Reuters on Tuesday.

Apr 22, 2015, 06:38 AM IST

Visa reports better-than-expected quarterly profit

Visa Inc, the world`s largest credit and debit card company, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as a strengthening U.S. job market and cheaper gasoline prices encouraged people to spend.

Jan 30, 2015, 03:35 AM IST

Chargesheet against 4 Bangladeshi women for not having visa

Police have filed a chargesheet against four Bangladeshi women for not having a visa or passport.

Dec 24, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

Visa sees mobile payment as big growth driver

Visa Inc reported a better-than-expected adjusted quarterly profit and said the mobile payment industry would be "a great driver" for business, sending its shares up nearly 4 percent in extended trading.

Oct 30, 2014, 05:44 AM IST

South Africa refuses Dalai Lama visa for Nobel summit: Spokeswoman

South Africa has refused to grant a visa for the Dalai Lama to attend the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Cape Town next month, his representative said on Thursday.

Sep 04, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

Wal-Mart sues Visa for $5 billion over card swipe fees

Visa and other card networks charge retailers fees, called swipe fees or interchange fees, each time a shopper uses a debit or credit card to pay.

Mar 28, 2014, 05:07 AM IST

US court dismisses Devyani Khobragade`s indictment in visa fraud case

In a major relief to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, a US court granted her motion to dismiss her indictment on visa fraud charges.

Mar 13, 2014, 06:46 AM IST

MasterCard, Visa form group to enhance payment security

Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc, the world`s two largest payment networks, have formed a new cross-industry group to improve payment system security following a number of high-profile data breaches.

Mar 08, 2014, 00:18 AM IST

Manish Tewari mocks Narendra Modi on US visa denial

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Manish Tewari mocked Narendra Modi on US` decision to deny the Gujarat Chief Minister a visa.

Jul 25, 2013, 13:57 PM IST

`False propaganda being carried out against Narendra Modi`

There is a controversy over 65 Members of Parliament writing to US President Barack Obama urging him not to rescind a ban on a visa for Narendra Modi.

Jul 25, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

Narendra Modi`s visa application will be considered if he applies: US

The US said that if Narendra Modi applies for a visa, his application will be considered in accordance with the American immigration law and policy.

Jul 25, 2013, 07:59 AM IST

Visa Inc, MyUS.Com tie up to facilitate buying from US stores

The partnership enables Visa cardholders to access deals and to pay with their card, a company release said.

Nov 21, 2012, 19:38 PM IST

`Olympics visa scam story conspiracy against Pak`

The investigation carried out by The Sun centred on the Lahore-based Dream Land travel agency.

Jul 28, 2012, 20:14 PM IST

Father of NYC plotter pleads guilty to visa charge

Mohammed Wali Zazi entered the plea on Friday in federal court in Brooklyn.

Oct 22, 2011, 10:30 AM IST