CHINA is pressing foreign payment card companies to form local joint ventures for onshore operations, said three people familiar with the matter, a move that would counter a pledge on market access...

[BEIJING] China is pressing foreign payment card companies to form local joint ventures for onshore operations, said three people familiar with the matter, a move that would counter a pledge on...

[BENGALURU] Visa, the world's largest payments network operator, reported an 11 per cent increase in fourth-quarter profit on Wednesday, driven higher by its purchase of Visa Europe, and as more...

[SYDNEY] Australia's lawmakers have rejected legislation that would tighten citizenship and foreign worker visa rules, a blow to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull who had sought to stop a loss of...

[WASHINGTON] Turkey said on Sunday that it will cease issuing non-immigrant visas to Americans in an apparent tit-for-tat move after Washington made a similar announcement earlier in the day.

[NEW YORK] A form of digital money known as Monaco gained as much as 695 per cent in value since May 17, when its issuing company tweeted that it would offer a Visa-branded payment card.

[CALIFORNIA] Visa Inc, the world's largest payments network operator, on Thursday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its annual earnings forecast, as more people across...

[LONDON] A London-based startup has joined up with Mastercard Inc to launch a payment card that allows users to retroactively choose a different credit or debit card for a purchase they have already...

[LUXEMBOURG] EU countries on Friday backed a proposal to adopt new security checks for Europe's borderless Schengen area, in which visa-exempt travellers will be screened online prior to arrival...

A SMALL Boston company, founded by the inventor of a popular corporate encryption technology called RSA SecurID, sued Apple and Visa on Sunday, arguing that the Apple Pay digital payment technology...