Payments

Mastercard appoints Safdar Khan division president for Southeast Asia
Responsible for implementing multi-rail digital payments in 10 SEA markets Brings 15 years of experience to lead a diverse region with rapid emerging economies
Touch ‘n Go eWallet, Fave partner to scale QR payments and rewards in Malaysia
Fave is now a payment partner with Touch ‘n Go eWallet, allowing payment via its eWallet on the Fave app. 
Boost goes physical, partners Mastercard to soon launch prepaid card in Indonesia & Malaysia
Mastercard and Boost have embarked on a strategic partnership to provide a range of innovative payment solutions and offerings to deliver more choice, convenience, and security to Malaysian and Indonesian consumers.
DHL Express M'sia, Standard Chartered simplify payment on delivery
DHL Express is introducing the national QR standard to its e-payment solution in Malaysia on Dec 1.
Asean fintech funding tripled between 2020 and 2021: Report
FinTech funding in Asean has more than tripled to a record high of US$3.5 billion in the first nine months of 2021 compared to the full-year of 2020.
iPay88 partners Atome aimed at boosting BNPL acceptance
Payment gateway provider, iPay88, announced that it has formed a partnership with buy now pay later platform Atome.
Mastercard launches BNPL commercial card for SMEs in APAC
Mastercard has launched a buy now, pay later (BNPL) commercial card for small and medium enterprises.
ASX listed Novatti to acquire Malaysian fintech, ATX for up to A$9.9mil
Gives Novatti strong business in Malaysia, platform to expand to SEA Have been working together since 2015, 2/3 acquisition sale in cash
MyMy, Mastercard to empower Malaysians with new financial services
Homegrown e-wallet player MyMy has obtained a principal membership from Mastercard, allowing it to include prepaid physical and virtual cards to its offerings. 
GHL expands BNPL footprint across Asean with Atome
GHL group’s offers BNPL payment option to customers across Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and Indonesia following a partnership with Atome.
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