0
Broadband

SoftBank working on global digital payments system plans - report

Tuesday 30 January 2018 | 14:48 CET | News
Japanese technology group Softbank is considering a plan to establish a global digital payments system to challenge established players such as Apple Pay, PayPal and Alipay, reports UK newspaper 'The Times' citing unnamed City sources. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alipay / Apple / PayPal / Softbank
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

PayByPhone offers Apple Pay service to UK parking users

Published 31 Jan 2018 10:47 CET | United Kingdom
Mobile parking payment provider PayByPhone has announced the expansion of Apple Pay to the UK. Drivers in select cities will ...

SoftBank, Cogent Labs partner on robotic process automation, AI service development

Published 29 Jan 2018 09:05 CET | Japan
Japan's SoftBank and Cogent Labs have signed a business partnership agreement in the field of Robotic Process Automation (RPA). ...

SoftBank's DeepCore unit launches AI-focused incubation business

Published 29 Jan 2018 08:52 CET | Japan
DeepCore, a SoftBank Group subsidiary, has launched its AI-focused incubation business for students, researchers and ...

Sequans, SoftBank partner on LTE-M, NB-IoT deployment in Japan

Published 25 Jan 2018 07:49 CET | Japan
Sequans Communications has partnered with Japanese mobile operator SoftBank to accelerate the deployment of LTE-M and NB-IoT ...

Softbank becomes largest shareholder in Uber

Published 19 Jan 2018 17:24 CET | World
Softbank has become the largest stakeholder in Uber after cutting a deal that includes buying shares from existing Uber investors ...

SoftBank mulls launch of mobile unit IPO this year

Published 15 Jan 2018 08:15 CET | Japan
SoftBank has announced it is considering an initial public offering for its mobile phone unit. SoftBank plans to list its ...