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Visa deploys India’s first Tap to Phone card acceptance solution with HDFC and DigitSecure

By : CIOL Bureau

Visa has announced the first successful live deployment of Tap to Phonecard acceptance solution. The technology is certified by the Payments Card Industry (PCI). The global leader of payments technology, Visa, partnered with DigitSecure and HDFC Bank to deploy this

H1B Visa: Why Trump banning H1B Visa is bad news for Americans (and Indians)?

By : Laxitha Mundhra 1

Over 1.4 lakh people go to the US every year. And now the US President Donald Trump expects to sign an Executive Order to restrict H1B Visa, L1 Visa, and other temporary work permits. So, this is bound to have

Seven comments from Tech World CxOs that will make you ponder over Trump’s immigration suspension order

By : Laxitha Mundhra

The USA’s tech pool consists of a large number of immigrants. In that case, Donald Trump’s immigration order is going to affect the tech industry. Trump initially described a broad immigration ban in a tweet on Monday. But on Tuesday during

Stuck in USA with an F1 Visa? Here is what you can do.

By : Laxitha Mundhra

If you are a full-time student in the USA, you are likely to have one of these two Visas- the F1 or the M1 Visa. F1 Visa holders can work off-campus to support themselves only after 1 year of their

USA allows H-1B Visa extension to non-immigrants amid COVID-19

By : CIOL Bureau 2

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are stuck outside India. In this view, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) passed on immigration-related news. IT engineers who are staying in the USA with the H-1B or B1/B2 Visas

Cyber-criminals can hack into your Visa credit card in mere 6 seconds

By : CIOL Writers

All the Visa card holders, time to get cautious as hackers can guess your Visa credit card’s number, expiry date and CVV number within few seconds, says a new a research study conducted by Newcastle University. The trick, described in

Visa, Micromax and TranServ launch mVisa through Visa developer platform

By : CIOL Writers

Visa, Micromax, and Transerv have announced the launch of mVisa for all Udio mobile app users reinforcing the strategic collaboration and commitment of the three brands to bring mobile-based payment solutions to the masses. “We believe real growth in digital

Despite the Visa bite, India to continue investing in US

MUMBAI, INDIA: One hundred Indian companies invested $15 billion and employed 91,000 people across the United States in 2014, and the trend will continue. According to a report by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Grant Thornton, an independent audit, tax

Visa and FireEye join hands to protect payment data

USA: Visa and FireEye announced their intention to co-develop tools and services to help merchants and issuers protect against advanced cyber attacks targeting payment data. “The threat environment for merchants is more hostile than we’ve ever seen – attack groups