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Digi, MPay, Mastercard partner for new digital payment

SUBANG JAYA: Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (Digi) announced its partnership with ManagePay Systems Bhd (MPay) and with Mastercard as a supporting payments technology partner, to offer a new payment proposition to meet the fast-evolving needs of Malaysia’s growing online community. The partnership entails the development of a digital prepaid card, which will be made available […]

Digi partners ManagePay, Mastercard to develop digital prepaid card


KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 3): Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd is partnering ManagePay Systems Bhd (MPay) and Mastercard to develop a digital prepaid card for online transactions. In a joint statement today, Digi, MPay and Mastercard said the card will be made available to the public in the first half of this year. “The partnership entails the development of a digital prepaid card, which will be made available to the public in the first half of this year, to enable access for more young Malaysians to make digital payments online and in-appRead More

AirAsia commits to building digital portfolio

KUALA LUMPUR, March 12 — AirAsia Bhd is set to build its digital portfolio as part of an expansion plan, said Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Tan Sri Tony Fernandes. “AirAsia will deliver another sale as promised. There will be a sale…

CIMB’s enhanced mobile banking app EVA helps customers

KUCHING: CIMB Bank Bhd (CIMB) has added new features to its first-in-Asean, innovative and multi award-winning mobile application, the CIMB Enhanced Virtual Assistant (EVA), to bring further personalised, convenience and improved experience to its customers. Launched in December 2016, CIMB EVA has delivered simplicity in mobile banking for customers, enabling easy account overviews and transactions […]

CIMB EVA enhanced with new features

KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Bank Bhd has added new features to its mobile application, the CIMB Enhanced Virtual Assistant (EVA) launched in December 2016, to include Spend Analyser and natural language conversational capabilities.

With Spend Analyser, customers can manage their accounts better via single-tap spending insights for, among others, utilities, petrol, entertainment, dining and travel made on their CIMB debit, credit and prepaid cards.

CIMB EVA’s chat capabilities have also been enhanced – its natural language processing ability is now able to handle a wider range of chat-based transactions, enabling customers to chat with EVA based on words in a natural conversation. This instinctive natural language messaging is EVA’s key differentiator.

“These latest improvements to EVA are part of CIMB’s digital strategy to combine advanced fintech solutions with our strong in-house data analytics capabilities and customer base to deliver the best banking experience to our customers, ” CIMB Group CEO of consumer banking, Samir Gupta said.

EVA’s latest enhancements are a result of collaboration with FinTechs Moneythor (on intelligent recommendations and Spend Analyser) and Active.Ai (on deep learning-based natural language processing).

These collaborations will introduce more enhancements in the future, including real-time data insights to enable on-site smart promotions to be offered to customers, as well as personalised and customised financial advice based on their banking portfolio and spending patterns.

Mastercard posts record profit on higher global spending

NEW YORK, Nov 1 — Mastercard Inc yesterday posted a record profit and trounced Wall Street expectations, as it battled for consumers and global market share over other payment channels including its bigger rival Visa Inc. More people used…

New redONE prepaid plan offers up to 20.5GB Internet data at just RM50 a month

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s pioneer mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), redONE Network Sdn Bhd (redONE) yesterday re-launched its new prepaid plan for clients who want more data. This plan upgrades existing plans and enables clients to get 20.5GB of data with just RM50 a month. redONE chief sales officer Ben Teh said the prepaid plan was […]

Stocks in Focus [01-08-2017]

KUALA LUMPUR: Based on corporate announcements and news flow today, stocks in focus on Tuesday (August 1) may include: Lotte Chemical Titan Holdings Bhd, Mudajaya…