The country's government is supporting different initiatives to increase card payments and financial inclusion.
Both mobile payment schemes are set to debut at about the same time.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in January, and what we can learn from them.
Apple released record-breaking first quarter earnings Tuesday afternoon, but the mobile payments industry still doesn't have concrete transaction numbers for the company's wallet.
Rob Stringer, the vice president of marketing and product development for Cortex MCP, believes there can and will be many viable secure and exciting wallets on operating systems and hardware stacks that remain open such as Android.
The mobile wallet joint venture between AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile recently made changes to restructure the organization.
Dan Kramer, the senior vice president of marketing and merchant services for SHAZAM, wrote about how new entrants in the marketplace can be successful.
Data breaches were a hot-button topic in 2014, maybe even more so than Apple Pay.
Mobile payments took a large leap forward in the last 12 months, but there's still a lot this industry can strive to accomplish.
Five payments executives discuss how this sector is changing the way it interacts with consumers through technology.
CEO Dekkers Davidson said retail partners makes their own choices about aligning with the consortium and accepting other forms of payment.
Ed Busby, the former chief commerce office at Isis (now Softcard), believes both emerging mobile wallets need to work together to ensure success.
Michelle Evans, senior consumer finance analyst at Euromonitor International, examines the key areas in the market as the year enters the final quarter.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in September, and what we can learn from them.
Apple's mobile wallet gives merchant-branded prepaid cards a chance to compete with the card networks in the same space.
The company's CEO recently spoke with Mobile Payments Today about his work with the Merchant Customer Exchange, Subway and what the future holds for this industry.
Ed Busby, the former chief commerce office at Isis (now Softcard), examines what the industry might expect to happen in the next year as Apple Pay emerges.
U.K. joint-venture Weve changes direction on its plans as Apple Pay (and HCE) alter the payments value chain.
Steve Gurley, CEO and Chief Consultant for Pyrim Technologies, offers 10 questions to help one determine their level of understanding and preparedness for the coming mobile storm.
Rick Oglesby, senior research analyst for Double Diamond Payments Research, examines what Apple's recent announcement means for mobile payments.