Payments

Dapat Vista Partners with Bank Islam and Bank Muamalat to Enable Digital Bail Payment

Dapat Vista, Bank Islam, and Bank Mualamalat inked an agreement on Wednesday to launch a digital bail payment solution, eJamin. The solution is said to be the first digital bail payment solution in Malaysia and South East Asia. Dapat Vista

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Singapore’s hoolah Brings its Interest-Free Pay Later Solutions to Malaysia

hoolah, a Singapore based company, is bringing their interest-free installment solution to Malaysia. Since their launch in 2018, hoolah has been working with a variety of merchants to allow for consumers to get what they need and want, while paying

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Bank Islam Partners KiplePay in Cashless Push for Universities

Bank Islam and KiplePay, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Green Packet announced this week that they have teamed up to launch KipleUNI, a programme to drive adoption cashless technologies. This collaboration integrates the KiplePay app and Bank Islam’s services and enables

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Sabah Teams Up with Boost to Launch its Own E-Wallet, Sabah Pay

Sabah Credit Corporation on Tuesday launched Sabah Pay in collaboration with Boost. The launch of Sabah Pay is part of the state’s Smart Sabah Initiative, in the said initiative the Sabah government has given Sabah Credit Corporation a mandate to

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KiplePay’s White Labelled E-Wallet is Unlikely the First Approved by BNM as They Claimed

There were multiple reports this week that claims KiplePay, a subsidiary of GreenPacket “has become the first fintech player in Malaysia to provide a white-labelled e-wallet solution with Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM) approval.” While I have no doubt that they

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Touch ‘n Go eWallet Joins the DuitNow Eco-System and Adopts the DuitNow QR Code Standard

Touch ‘n Go eWallet will adopt the DuitNow QR, Malaysia’s National QR Standard and become a participant in the DuitNow eco-system, operated by Payments Network Malaysia (PayNet). DuitNow QR is established under Bank Negara Malaysia’s Interoperable Credit Transfer Framework (ICTF).

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PETRONAS’ Petrol e-Payment Solution Setel Will Soon Be Available Nationwide

Setel an e-payment solution that enables drivers to purchase fuel directly from their mobile devices will soon be available at PETRONAS stations nationwide. First introduced in 2018, was developed to “eradicate customer pain points in refueling. It was initially only

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What’s Next for GrabPay?

In Malaysia, e-wallets are all the rage these days. The Malaysian public’s interest with e-wallets was further accelerated when the government set aside RM 450 Million for the e-Tunai programme, which grants qualifying Malaysians RM 30 in selected e-wallets. With

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BigPay Adds India, Nepal and Bangladesh to Its Remittance Service

BigPay just added three new corridors to its international remittance service: India, Nepal and Bangladesh. BigPay’s remittance service was first launched in September 2019, with remittance service available to Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines. The service enables users to

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Cyberjaya is The First City to Adopt Malaysia’s National QR Payment Standard DuitNow QR

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng today launched the Cashless Ecosystem for Cyberjaya, a collaboration between Cyberview and PayNet. In a media statement issued to Fintech News Malaysia, Najib Ibrahim, Managing Director of Cyberview shared that Cyberjaya will be the first

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