Visa invites Asia-Pacific’s top startups to shape payment future

Visa invites Asia-Pacific’s top startups to shape payment future

Visa has announced an open call for startups across Asia-Pacific to apply for the Visa Accelerator Program 2023.
Students supercharge SMEs in Visa and CCVSA’s Financial Literacy programme

Students supercharge SMEs in Visa and CCVSA’s Financial Literacy programme

Visa has announced the three winning teams from its 10th annual Vietnam Financial Literacy programme, with H2L taking home the first prize.
Visa unveils victors in She’s Next Grant Program

Visa unveils victors in She’s Next Grant Program

Digital payment giant Visa announced the winners of its inaugural She’s Next Grant Program in Vietnam last week, reinforcing its commitment to supporting female entrepreneurs in the country.
Germany stops issuing visas for Vietnam’s new passport

Germany stops issuing visas for Vietnam’s new passport

The status of the new Vietnamese passport has been thrown up in the air after Germany declared that it would not issue visas, citing insufficient details regarding the holder’s place of birth.
Visa announces expansion of She's Next programme

Visa announces expansion of She's Next programme

The three winners of the She's Next sponsorship programme launched by Visa for the first time in Vietnam will receive a grant of $10,000 each.
Visa and VNPAY team up to drive digital payments in Vietnam

Visa and VNPAY team up to drive digital payments in Vietnam

The two companies will make digital payment more accessible through expanding and strengthening the fintech company's affiliate network of accepting merchants, as well as rolling out new services.
Cashless payments beginning to gain traction across the country

Cashless payments beginning to gain traction across the country

Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, recently published the Consumer Payment Attitudes 2019 study, showing a marked drop in cash usage in Vietnam as consumers embrace new ways to pay.
Consumers lean towards modern payment methods

Consumers lean towards modern payment methods

A new study has found that the majority of Vietnamese cardholders is interested in using biometric authentication methods such as fingerprints or facial recognition to complete transactions, rather than the traditional PIN method or passwords.
Contactless payment could be next big thing in Viet Nam: experts

Contactless payment could be next big thing in Viet Nam: experts

Contactless payment is becoming trendy in Viet Nam thanks to the growth of technology and the country’s young population.
Visa kits out students with financial finesse

Visa kits out students with financial finesse

Dang Tuyet Dung, country manager for Visa Vietnam and Laos, explains to VIR’s Mai Hanh why Visa is focusing investment on the financial literacy programme to educate university students to prevent their money from “burning a hole in their pockets.”
Visa facilitating efforts to create cashless Vietnam

Visa facilitating efforts to create cashless Vietnam

Penning out a well-conceived government payment trajectory and ensuring its effective implementation is crucial in reaching the Vietnamese government’s target of building a cashless economy...
Visa supports financial inclusion in Vietnam

Visa supports financial inclusion in Vietnam

Dang Tuyet Dung, newly-appointed country manager for Visa Vietnam and Laos, shared with VIR’s Nam Phuong the firm’s plans to contribute to accelerating the growth of electronic payments and the digital economy in Vietnam.