FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance board member NTT DOCOMO, Japan’s market leading mobile network operator (MNO), intends to expand FIDO authentication for its country-wide network with new FIDO Certified™ devices, and by extending FIDO authentication through DOCOMO ID to carrier billing services partners.

UnionPay RMB Cap

According to the requirements of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, a cap on annual cash withdrawal overseas (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, the same applies hereinafter) is newly imposed for UnionPay RMB cards issued in mainland China, in addition to the currently cap requirement of ten thousand RMB equivalent on cash withdrawal per card per day.

CardLinx CLIMe

The CardLinx Association announced the availability of a new online system enabling merchants and their card-linked technology partners to share their card-linked offers with digital advertising publishers. Card-linking enables consumers to link their existing credit or debit cards to digital coupons, loyalty programs or mobile wallets.

Diversus & XAC

Ontario-based Diversus Payment Solutions, a unique transaction solutions provider that delivers value-added, cost-effective payment solutions through best-of-breed partnerships, today announced that it has inked a distributor/software integrator agreement with XAC Automation Corporation of Taiwan to distribute XAC products in Canada and the USA.