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China quick to adopt digital wallets

Nearly half of consumers in China who took part in a new survey shop with digital wallets.

Hong Kong digital wallet take-up lags wider Asia

Hong Kong digital wallet take-up is poor compared to most other countries in Asia Pacific, a new survey shows.

Cardholders unsure how to activate cards

Most Singapore consumers are aware of the need to activate cards for overseas magnetic-based purchases but some don’t know how to. That’s according to a joint study by payment technology company Visa and Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS), which spells bad news for retailers when it comes to declined purchases at the register. The study says 21 per cent of Singapore consumers are not aware of the need to activate their debit and credit cards for overseas magnetic stripe-based purchase…