Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:00
Three Pattaya ‘ladyboys’ held for pickpocketing
Three ‘ladyboys’ were arrested in Pattaya on Wednesday for allegedly stealing wallets and gold necklaces from two Indian tourists earlier this month.
Thu, 16 May 2019 01:00
Appropriate transaction limits for e-wallets urged
TRANSACTION limits for e-wallets should be set at appropriate levels to encourage cashless payment amidst an anticipated boom of e-commerce in Vietnam, experts have said.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 18:00
Alert over bogus e-wallet transactions
THE PUBLIC has been warned to beware of hackers accessing Facebook accounts to dupe others to send money using e-wallets.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 19:00
Bangla lady boy caught stealing tourists’ wallets
A lady boy was taken to Patong police station after being caught by tuk-tuk and taxi drivers for allegedly stealing tourists’ wallets on Bangla Road early on Monday.
Tue, 29 May 2018 17:05
Woman nabbed for allegedly stealing luxury bags from online sellers
A woman reportedly with a long record of theft stretching over nearly 10 years was arrested in Bangkok late Monday night after she allegedly made off with two luxury wallets she had asked an online seller to show her prior to buying.
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:00
Singtel, AIS plan to link up mobile wallets
THE Singapore Telecom (Singtel) Group yesterday announced plans to interconnect the mobile wallet systems of their regional associates, including Advanced Info Service (AIS), through an interoperable platform.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 01:00
Narathiwat arsonists used wallets in new tactic
ATTACKS BEFORE VISIT BY IOC ‘MEANT TO SHOW INSURGENCY’S STRENGTH’
Sat, 06 Jan 2018 16:05
Wallets becoming a thing of the past in China
BEIJING – In China wallets could litreally become obsolete as mobile payment rapidly sweeps the country.
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 01:00
Path to Thailand 4.0 is a cyber-minefield
Our phones have become wallets, so how do we defend against the pickpockets?
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 01:00
China may be first to drop paper money
ABOUT 14 PERCENT of people don’t carry any cash when they go out as mobile payments replace wallets in China, French market research firm Ipsos has reported.
Wed, 06 Sep 2017 16:02
About 14% people carry no cash in China
About 14 percent people don't carry any cash when they go out, as mobile payments replace wallets in China, French market research firm Ipsos reported Tuesday.
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 01:00
At A Glance
90% of Thais keen to try mobile wallets with incentives
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 19:57
Thais show sharp preference for mobile wallet payments if incentives and security are done right
Nine out of 10 Thais are keen to make payments via mobile wallets given the right security measures, incentives and additional services such as builtin loyalty programmes, according to the Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes Study.
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 13:01
More South Koreans turning to digital wallets, mobile apps
SEOUL - Only about 20 per cent of payments are made using cash in South Korea. This story is part of a series of stories on cashless payment systems in the region.
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:00
Promise seen for cards in Myanmar’s ranks of unbanked
THE LARGE number of Myanmar people without bank accounts creates room for growth in the use of cards and e-wallets in the country over the next few years, bankers said at a conference yesterday.