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Singapore’s credit, charge card payment market to grow 6.5% through 2025

The value of debit card payments will grow by 7.2% in 2022.

Singapore’s credit, charge card payment market to grow 6.5% through 2025

The value of debit card payments will grow by 7.2% in 2022.

Bank of China HK, Mastercard launch eco-friendly BOC Chill Card

The card offers up to 10% cash rebate and Pay Later options.

CIMB Niaga, JCB Indonesia launch digital credit card

The card offers 10% cash back for online transactions through OCTO Mobile.

Alternative payments dominate Asia as credit card use dwindles

BNPL may not be the plastic killer everyone touts it to be, but it's attracting underserved customers.

APAC card market to grow 13.7% in 2022

China remains king of the credit and charge card market in the region.

CIMB Niaga, JCB launch contactless credit card In Indonesia

Transactions below $70 (IDR1m) do not require customers to enter a pin.

Hong Kong’s ZA Bank launch new credit card repayment feature

Users can pay their credit card bills issued by any bank through ZA Bank, for a period of up to 72 months.

Chart of the Week: Thai card payments market to shrink 3.5% in 2021

Recovery is not expected to begin until end-2022, says GlobalData.

South Korea card payments up 7% in July despite COVID resurgence

Online card payments are 28% higher than in July 2020.

Fintechs could overtake Philippine banks in retail segment: Moody’s

Banks' slow development of digital financial services may just give fintechs an edge.

Standard Chartered, Cathay, Mastercard launch new credit cards

The credit cards will allow faster earning of Asia Miles and will also provide other privileges.

Chart of the Week: Philippine card payments market value to grow to $43.4b in 2021

Debit cards dominate in the Philippines with 90.6 million in circulation.

South Korea mulls cashbacks for credit card spending to boost consumption

The government reportedly plans to set the ceiling of cash back rewards per person.

Chart of the Week: Japan’s credit card payments to grow 9.2% in 2021

Easing of restrictions, government support, and the Olympics will support growth.

UOB renames YOLO credit card to UOB EVOL card

Targeting Gen Z customers, the card offers 8% cashback on online purchases.