NPCI to run pilot on proximity payments, ropes in 3 startups

Anirban Ghoshal

Digital payments supervising body National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) is running a pilot project on proximity-based ....

20 April, 2018

Flipkart invests $80 mn into payments arm PhonePe

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Phonepe Pvt Ltd, the payment arm of homegrown e-commerce firm Flipkart, has received Rs 518.22 crore ($80 million) in a fresh ....

23 March, 2018
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Impostors may scam UPI users out of their digital money

Anirban Ghoshal

People transferring money digitally through government-backed Unified Payments Interface (UPI) may be targeted by fraudsters posing ....

14 March, 2018

Google takes on WhatsApp, launches chat option in payments app Tez

Anirban Ghoshal

In a move to up the ante against WhatsApp’s payments feature, search engine giant Google has introduced a chat option in ....

7 March, 2018

Paytm's Vijay Shekhar Sharma cries foul over WhatsApp Pay; draws flak from peers

Anirban Ghoshal

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), the umbrella body which oversees digital payments in the country, on Friday ....

16 February, 2018

ICICI Bank allows UPI transactions through Flipkart's PhonePe

Dearton Thomas Hector

After weeks of confusion and a near-verbal spat between Flipkart's e-wallet PhonePe and ICICI Bank, the private sector lender ....

2 February, 2017
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Microsoft's India cloud plans get booster shot as Flipkart signs up

Manu P Toms

Global technology leader Microsoft and India's top e-commerce firm Flipkart have announced a broad collaboration under which, ....

20 February, 2017

Flipkart's PhonePe lashes out at ICICI, accuses bank of 'flexing muscle'

Dearton Thomas Hector

The tussle between Flipkart's digital wallet PhonePe and ICICI Bank over the UPI payments issue has taken the form of a public ....

23 January, 2017

Flipkart halts UPI payments after NPCI reverses stand in ICICI-PhonePe tussle

Dearton Thomas Hector

Flipkart-owned PhonePe has halted payments through the unified payment interface (UPI) option on the e-commerce company's app ....

22 January, 2017

In U-turn, NPCI tells Flipkart's PhonePe to adhere to UPI norms

Dearton Thomas Hector

Making a U-turn in the tussle between private-sector lender ICICI Bank and Flipkart's digital wallet PhonePe, National Payments ....

20 January, 2017
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ICICI Bank rejects NPCI call to unblock PhonePe

Arti Singh

The tussle between ICICI Bank and online retailer Flipkart's digital wallet, PhonePe, isn't likely to end soon with the private-sector ....

20 January, 2017

Start shopping, paying bills from mobile as Unified Payments Interface goes live

PTI

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) today said the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) is live and currently available ....

25 August, 2016

Oxigen ties up with NPCI to unveil instant remittance service OxiCash for unbanked people

Rashi Varshney

Gurgaon-based payments solutions provider Oxigen Services India Pvt Ltd has tied up with the National Payment Corporation of India ....

8 May, 2013

Global E-payments & M-payments To Almost Double To $1.6T By 2013: Study

Anil Das

The number of global e-payments (online payments for e-commerce activities) is expected to grow from 17.9 to 30.3 billion transactions ....

15 September, 2011

Use USSD Messages On Mobile For Bank Balance Enquiry: NPCI

Anil Das

The National Payment Corporation of India is in talks with telcos to facilitate banking transactions through USSD (unstructured ....

13 September, 2011