PayPal's Venmo launches crypto buying and selling

With more than 70 million customers, Venmo is one of the most popular payment apps in the United States, especially among younger consumers who use it to pay friends and family. It processed around $159 billion in payments last year

Apr 20, 2021, 18:10 PM IST

PayPal plans to hire 1000 Indian engineers for development centres across country

The pandemic has accelerated the shift towards digital payments and highlighted the benefits of adopting a digital-first approach. PayPal said its products and services have become even more relevant now and hence the need to focus on technology innovation across artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, risk and security, customer experience and other key areas.

Mar 03, 2021, 16:12 PM IST

PayPal India payment services to stop from April 1: Here's what will work and what will not work

Digital payment solutions provider sait that it will instead focus on enabling more international sales for Indian businesses. From April 1, the company will focus all its attention on enabling more international sales for Indian businesses, and shift focus away from its domestic products in India, PayPal said.

Feb 05, 2021, 12:13 PM IST

PayPal fined Rs 96L as penalty for violating India's anti-money laundering processes

PayPal, which began India operations in November 2017, said it was fully committed to follow due processes and is "carefully reviewing the matter".

Dec 20, 2020, 22:14 PM IST

Nintendo admits 3 lakh accounts hacked since April

An initial hack in April compromised 1.6 lakh accounts and a further 1.4 lakh breaches have been discovered since then globally.

Jun 10, 2020, 16:47 PM IST

PayPal invest $500 million in Uber, ahead of highly anticipated IPO

Global online payments system PayPal is investing $500 million in Uber ahead of the highly anticipated Initial Public Offering (IPO), the media cited the ride-sharing major updated S1 filing.

Apr 27, 2019, 14:43 PM IST

PayPal launches India operations: 5 things you need to know

PayPal will be able to process both local and global payments.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

Apple adds PayPal support to its ecosystem

Apple has now added the support for online payment gateway PayPal for purchases through its ecosystem, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music and iBooks across iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices using a PayPal account.

Jul 13, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

Paypal more than doubles paid maternity leave from 12 to 26 weeks

With this paid leave policies for its employees in India, Paypal enhances the leave period by more than double from the previous 12 weeks.

Feb 07, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

Not in talks with PayPal on stake sale: FreeCharge

Dismissing reports that global payments platform PayPal is set to buy a 25 per cent stake in homegrown e-wallet FreeCharge, a company spokesperson has denied any such development.

Dec 26, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

Facebook Messenger now supports PayPal payment services

Online Payment gateway PayPal has joined social media giant Facebook where the service will now be available in Messenger for people in the US to shop via chatbots.

Oct 25, 2016, 10:39 AM IST

Cyber attack disrupts internet service across US, Europe

 United States officials are investigating multiple attacks that caused widespread online disruption on both sides of the Atlantic on Friday.The incident took offline some of the most popular sites on the web, including Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, CNN, PayPal, Pinterest and Fox News, as well as newspapers including the Guardian, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.

Oct 22, 2016, 11:13 AM IST

Paypal founder raises $100 million for new payments startup

Affirm, a startup led by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, said Thursday it secured $100 million in financing to expand its consumer lending business that aims to disrupt the credit card industry.

Oct 14, 2016, 01:20 AM IST

Trupay inks deal with Paypal for global payments

Digital payment start up Trupay has announced its strategic partnership with global payments giant Paypal to enable international cross border payments for its customers and merchants along with enabling Paypal to use Trupay for its inward payments in India.

Oct 04, 2016, 12:40 PM IST

PayPal extends refund period by 120 days

 In a bid to facilitate refunds for customers and merchants, PayPal, one of the world`s leading payment platforms, extended the time limit from 60 to 180 days for filing a refund claim, a company official said on Thursday.

Sep 22, 2016, 11:33 AM IST

PayPal, MasterCard reach deal for store payments

MasterCard Inc said on Tuesday it had expanded its deal with payment processor PayPal Holdings Inc, which would allow customers to use PayPal`s payment services in stores.

Sep 06, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

Peter Thiel tells Republican convention he is ''proud to be gay''

Republican National Convention to urge the country to discard petty cultural battles.

Jul 22, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

OYO Rooms partners PayPal for global payments, bookings

Online payment solutions provider PayPal has tied up with budget hotel room aggregator OYO Rooms to help it source payments from global consumers and allow Indian users to make international bookings.

Mar 08, 2016, 14:43 PM IST

Facebook Messenger, Snapchat decline in popularity

Facebook and Instagram still reign supreme among top apps.

Dec 24, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Foreign e-tailers to rake in Rs 54,700 cr from local shoppers

Despite government's attempt to curtail imports of consumer items, shoppers are likely to buy Rs 54,700 crore worth foreign goods from overseas e-tailers this year, a report said Thursday.

Nov 26, 2015, 23:55 PM IST