06 Dec 2016

Kuwait’s the state for paying late

A safe environment and low levels of street crime mean cash remains a popular payment instrument in Kuwait, but the emergence of contactless and growth in Islamic banking are changing…

06 Dec 2016 By EPI editorial

09 Feb 2016

Boubyan Bank selects Oberthur for contactless payment cards

Kuwait-based Boubyan Bank has selected French digital security firm Oberthur Technologies to provide contactless payment cards.Boubyan Bank will market Oberthur's new contactless payment cards to enhance its customers' shopping experience…

09 Feb 2016 By Verdict Staff

12 Oct 2015

paysafecard launches in Kuwait

paysafecard, an Austria -based provider prepaid payments solutions, has expanded its presence in the Middle East region by launching its operations in Kuwait.The company revealed that initially it will be…

12 Oct 2015 By Verdict Staff

07 Sep 2015

Gulf Bank rolls out contactless POS terminals

Kuwait-based Gulf Bank has introduced contactless point of sale (POS) terminals that accept Near Field Communication (NFC) payment through all cards types.The bank has collaborated with electronic banking services company…

07 Sep 2015 By Verdict Staff

28 May 2015

Knet selects Spire Payments as POS supplier

Knet, a provider of electronic banking services to all Kuwaiti banks, has selected POS solutions provider Spire Payments as a key supplier of end-to-end payment solutions.This strategic partnership will allow…

28 May 2015 By Verdict Staff