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Cloud technology helping us deliver meaningful experiences to customers: Uni Cards

Cloud technology helping us deliver meaningful experiences to customers: Uni Cards

🕔11:40, 28.Jun 2022

As the Indian fintech industry embraces Cloud-based technologies for the credit cards, buy now, pay later (BNPL) and credit EMIs market to deliver delightful experiences to the customers, Uni Cards with its unique offerings has created a niche space among

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China permits Indian students to return on ‘need-assessed’ basis

China permits Indian students to return on ‘need-assessed’ basis

🕔18:48, 29.Apr 2022

China has allowed return of Indian students to its various universities on a “need-assessed basis”, according to the Indian Embassy in China. New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) China has allowed return of Indian students to its various universities on a “need-assessed

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PM launches Ayush Visa for medical tourists

PM launches Ayush Visa for medical tourists

🕔16:35, 20.Apr 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced the launch of a special category of Ayush visa for tourists visiting India for medical tourism or treatment. Gandhinagar, April 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced the launch of a special

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UAE announces new visa and residence scheme to attract global talent

UAE announces new visa and residence scheme to attract global talent

🕔11:49, 19.Apr 2022

Dubai, April 19 (IANS) The UAE had adopted a new liberalised Entry and Residence Scheme, including new categories and expanding the scope of beneficiaries. The initiative is aimed at supporting the country’s competitiveness in the tourism, economic and educational sectors. Aiming

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Indians continue their hold on H-1B visas

Indians continue their hold on H-1B visas

🕔07:01, 16.Apr 2022

Indians cornered nearly three-fourths of H-1B visas issued by the US to speciality foreign workers in 2021, continuing their stranglehold on this highly sought after professional ticket to work, live and, finally, settle down in America. Washington, April 16 (IANS) Indians

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Indians without Schengen visa can’t fly to UK on EU airlines

Indians without Schengen visa can’t fly to UK on EU airlines

🕔15:11, 15.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Indian citizens, without transit or regular Schengen visas, are unable to fly to the UK through European Union airlines like Lufthansa, KLM and Air France as they are stopped at the origin airports in India itself.

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Indians top as Canada admits 108,000 new immigrants in 1st quarter

Indians top as Canada admits 108,000 new immigrants in 1st quarter

🕔05:26, 4.Apr 2022

Canada, which plans to admit a record 432,000 new immigrants in 2022, is on target to hit this mark as the country welcomed 108,000 newcomers in the first three months of the year. Toronto, April 4 (IANS) Canada, which plans to

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Russian banks switch to Chinese UnionPay after withdrawal of Visa and MasterCard

Russian banks switch to Chinese UnionPay after withdrawal of Visa and MasterCard

🕔07:00, 7.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Several Russian banks on Sunday announced plans to start issuing cards using the Chinese UnionPay card operator system. The step, which came shortly after Mastercard and Visa pledged to cease operations in Russia and disconnect all

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Visa, Mastercard suspend all Russia operations

Visa, Mastercard suspend all Russia operations

🕔17:12, 6.Mar 2022

In another blow to Russia’s financial system, Visa and Mastercard have announced to suspend all operations in the country in the wake of Ukraine invasion. San Francisco, March 6 (IANS) In another blow to Russia’s financial system, Visa and Mastercard have

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Visa launches India’s 1st card ‘token’ service for online platforms

Visa launches India’s 1st card ‘token’ service for online platforms

🕔18:02, 6.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Digital payments firm Visa on Wednesday launched Card-on-File (CoF) tokenization services in India in line with the recently issued guidelines by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to secure customers’ financial data. Visa’s card tokenisation service

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Now travellers opting for premium services for safe travel: VFS Global

Now travellers opting for premium services for safe travel: VFS Global

🕔11:39, 7.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 7  With international travel opening in a phased manner amidst pandemic-induced restrictions being lifted, data analysis of visas processed over the past six months indicate the emergence of a discerning set of travellers opting for premium services

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Nepal introduces digital visa system

Nepal introduces digital visa system

🕔07:30, 29.Jun 2021

Kathmandu, June 29  Nepal on Monday launched a digital visa system to replace its 45-year-old hand-written visa regime. Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Bishnu Prasad Paudel inaugurated the new system under which visas are produced digitally from the integrated

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S.Korea launches ETA for visa-waiver countries

S.Korea launches ETA for visa-waiver countries

🕔10:52, 4.May 2021

Seoul, May 4  South Korea has launched an electronic travel authorization (ETA) program for some countries, with which Seoul has reached agreements on visa waiver, the Justice Ministry said. Under the program launched on Monday, foreign visitors from 21 visa-waiver

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Visa announces grants for women-owned businesses in India

Visa announces grants for women-owned businesses in India

🕔14:13, 8.Feb 2021

Mumbai, Feb 8  Visa on Monday announced the recipients of its grant programme in India to boost women entrepreneurship globally and empower budding businesswomen. As part of Visa’s first global grant programme in partnership with IFundWomen, Bunko Junko, My Chapter

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Huge relief for spouses of H1B workers, Biden nixes Trump plan to kill H4 work permits

Huge relief for spouses of H1B workers, Biden nixes Trump plan to kill H4 work permits

🕔09:57, 27.Jan 2021

New York, Jan 27  “Withdrawn”. A single word on a thick bureaucratic file on the seventh day of the Biden administration delivered a huge win for spouses of workers on H1B visas in the US who spent the last four

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Visa, ICICI Bank tie-up to aid fintechs

Visa, ICICI Bank tie-up to aid fintechs

🕔15:16, 23.Nov 2020

Mumbai, Nov 23  Digital payments major Visa on Monday announced a collaboration with ICICI Bank on its ‘Visa in a Box’ programme for fintech acceleration. Through this collaboration, fintechs can access APIs and the developer sandbox of Visa and ICICI

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India allows graded relaxation in visa, travel restrictions

India allows graded relaxation in visa, travel restrictions

🕔14:03, 22.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 22  As Indian government has almost lifted all restrictions imposed earlier to contain Covid-19 pandemic, it has now decided to make a “graded relaxation in the visa and travel restrictions”. Under the relief, the Ministry of Home

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Visa, IfundWomen grant to empower Indian women entrepreneurs

Visa, IfundWomen grant to empower Indian women entrepreneurs

🕔14:26, 21.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 21  Visa along with its global partner IFundWomen on Monday announced a grant programme to empower women entrepreneurs in India. The digital payments technology leader will seek applications from women entrepreneurs across all sectors till October 20 and

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Green card wait time for Indians can go to 450 years by 2030: US Senator

Green card wait time for Indians can go to 450 years by 2030: US Senator

🕔07:40, 24.Jul 2020

New York, July 24  The wait time for green cards for Indians professionals stuck in the “awful, hellish green card backlog” could go up from the current 195 years to 450 years in ten years without a comprehensive reform of

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Visa appoints Sujai Raina as Vice President for India operations

Visa appoints Sujai Raina as Vice President for India operations

🕔13:27, 15.Jul 2020

Mumbai, July 15  Payments technology major Visa on Wednesday announced the appointment of Sujai Raina as Vice President and Head of Business Development for India. Joining Visa’s leadership team in the region, Raina will contribute to Visa’s business strategy formulation

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