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Entries open for Visa’s The Everywhere Initiative

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 1:13 pm | Visa

AUCKLAND, August 2, 2016 – Visa, the global payments technology company, has today invited start-ups to enter a competition to use Visa APIs to solve business challenges and bring new ideas to payments. The Everywhere Initiative, launching in Australia ... More >>

Visa Checkout Introduces New Interactive Button

Monday, 14 March 2016, 1:20 pm | Visa

Visa Checkout Introduces New Interactive Button for Faster Mobile Commerce AUCKLAND — 14 March, 2016 — Visa Inc. has unveiled a digital “swipe” product enhancement for Visa Checkout that allows shoppers to complete their online purchase by sliding ... More >>

Visa celebrates major milestone

Friday, 5 February 2016, 10:19 am | Visa

AUCKLAND, FEBRUARY 5, 2016 – Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced the launch of Visa Developer , a milestone that transforms the world’s largest retail payments network to an open platform that will drive innovation in payments and commerce. ... More >>

Countdown supermarkets nationwide to accept Visa payWave

Monday, 31 August 2015, 12:26 pm | Visa

AUCKLAND, August 31, 2015 – From today Countdown customers will be able to pay using Visa payWave on Debit in a move by the supermarket to offer greater payment choice at the checkout. More >>

Visa challenges Kiwi students to explore the future

Monday, 20 July 2015, 3:48 pm | Visa

First of its kind Visa workshop offers Media Design School and Auckland secondary school students chance to paint future of payments More >>

Pre-sale opens for FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015™

Wednesday, 11 February 2015, 9:49 am | Visa

AUCKLAND, February 11, 2015 – Visa Entertainment is giving football lovers an exclusive opportunity to purchase tickets first for the FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015™ to be held in seven New Zealand cities this summer. More >>

Visa payWave transactions hit 3 million per month

Wednesday, 5 November 2014, 10:50 am | Visa

New Zealand customers have embraced Visa payWave with over three million transactions taking place using Visa payWave in September. This is the first time more than three million Visa payWave transactions have been made in one month and is three times ... More >>

Visa Launches Innovative Token Service

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 11:05 am | Visa

Foster City, Calif., September 9, 2014 – Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the global leader in payments, today announced the launch of Visa Token Service – an innovative technology that provides a secure environment to help drive innovation in online and mobile ... More >>

Visa and Apple Opening New Era of Payments on Mobile Devices

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 10:59 am | Visa

Service to be available to all U.S. financial institutions starting in the fourth quarter of 2014 More >>

Visa Teams Up With Heart Kids New Zealand

Friday, 22 August 2014, 12:57 pm | Visa

AUCKLAND, August 22, 2014 – Visa is delighted to announce it has signed a new charitable agreement to support Heart Kids New Zealand. More >>

Visa to Replace Signatures With PIN

Thursday, 22 May 2014, 9:21 am | Visa

AUCKLAND, May 20, 2014 – Visa cardholders in New Zealand will be required to use PIN instead of signature from later this year in a move that aims to strengthen payment security in New Zealand. Already more than 96 per cent of Visa transactions use PIN ... More >>

Contactless payments fast becoming ‘everyday’ for Kiwis

Thursday, 12 December 2013, 3:33 pm | Visa

First Christmas shopping season with widespread contactless payments, provides benefits for retailers and consumers More >>

NZ reaches one million Visa payWave transactions

Thursday, 21 November 2013, 12:57 pm | Visa

New Zealand – 21 November 2013 – For the first time New Zealanders made more than one million Visa payWave transactions1 last month, marking a significant milestone since contactless cards were launched in 2011. More >>

Kiwis Feel Busier Despite Advances In Technology

Wednesday, 1 May 2013, 11:32 am | Visa

A new survey shows New Zealanders believe technology has resulted in a timesaving of six hours a week on average compared with a decade ago; however, three quarters of us are still feeling the pressure when it comes to managing our time. More >>

Chinese Tourists Offset Decline In International Spending

Wednesday, 17 April 2013, 9:21 am | Visa

New Visa data shows decline in tourist spending after the Rugby World Cup but China visitors buck the trend Auckland, 17 March 2013 – Visitors from China helped offset a decline in international spend in New Zealand in the year after the Rugby World ... More >>

Z Energy Turns Up The Speed At The Pump: Wave And Go Payment

Tuesday, 26 March 2013, 9:08 am | Visa

NEWS RELEASE Z Energy Turns Up The Speed At The Pump With Wave And Go Payments March 26, 2013 - Visa and Z Energy have joined forces to bring consumers a faster way to pay for petrol and other goods with the introduction of Visa payWave in Z Energy ... More >>

Visa and Samsung Sign Agreement to Accelerate NFC Payments

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 9:02 am | Visa

Financial institutions will be offered a secure service to download payment account information to Samsung’s mobile devices. New Zealand – February 26, 2013 – Visa and Samsung today announced a global alliance that combines Visa’s expertise ... More >>

Valerie Adams Makes It Seven In A Row

Friday, 15 February 2013, 10:35 am | Visa

NEWS RELEASE Valerie Adams Makes It Seven In A Row Visa congratulates Valerie Adams on winning New Zealand Sportswoman of the Year at the 2013 Halberg Awards New Zealand, 15 February 2013 – Congratulations to Visa Ambassador Valerie Adams on her seventh ... More >>

Summer Concert Series Rocks into New Zealand

Thursday, 13 September 2012, 1:47 pm | Visa

Auckland, New Zealand, 13 September 2012 – Visa Entertainment is giving rock music fans the exclusive opportunity to buy tickets first to the highly anticipated Summer Concert Series, featuring Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, Bachman Turner, and America. More >>

New Visa Country Manager for New Zealand and South Pacific

Thursday, 2 August 2012, 11:31 am | Visa

Auckland, August 2, 2012 – Caroline Ada has been appointed Visa Country Manager New Zealand and South Pacific. More >>