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UPI payments hit all-time high of 1.34 billion transactions in June

On a month-on-month basis it registered a 8.94 per cent growth from 1.23 billion in May

02 Jul 2020 1:05 PM

RBI publishes draft framework for new payment system

At present, National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) is an umbrella organisation for retail payments systems.

11 Feb 2020 11:15 AM

realme Payसा collaborates with NPCI and HDFC Bank to conduct UPI hackathon

realme Payसा has gone ahead to ensure that they fulfill the promise of co-creating products with customers.

11 Feb 2020 7:49 AM

Digital transactions cross 200 mn milestone on NPCI platform in July

A total of 6.65 crore Indian citizens availed banking services through AePS platform in July, it said.

12 Aug 2019 3:23 PM

NPCI mulls using blockchain solution to strengthen digital payments

Promoted by 10 banks in India under the aegis of the IBA, NPCI aims to become the "best payments network globally".

14 Apr 2019 2:24 PM


NPCI issues 64 million RuPay cards, aims to grow international acceptance

RuPay card network issues global cards that run on the Discover Network when used outside India.

07 Mar 2019 5:25 PM

Sebi to introduce alternative payment mechanism for retail IPO investors

The new mechanism will increase the efficiency of the existing system and curtail the need for manual intervention.

03 Nov 2018 12:33 PM

Mastercard lodged US protest over Modi's promotion of Indian card network RuPay

More than half of India’s 1 billion debit and credit cards now go through the RuPay payment system.

02 Nov 2018 11:26 AM

UPI’s acceptance to give a boost to account-based payments in India

The UPI has also made it easier for foreign companies to enter the Indian market.

23 Oct 2018 10:25 AM

406 million UPI transactions worth Rs 59,835 cr clocked in September 2018

About 312.02 million UPI transactions totalling Rs 54,212.26 crore were clocked in the month of August 2018.

01 Oct 2018 5:18 PM


WhatsApp building payments service for other markets as it awaits Indian govt nod

WhatsApp's payments service conforms with the RBI rules and data security of customers.

29 Jul 2018 1:10 PM

Swiggy introduces UPI-based payment for delivery fleet

UPI-based solution has already witnessed tremendous adoption by Swiggy's delivery partners.

19 Mar 2018 2:33 PM

16.65 crore PAN, 87.79 crore bank A/c linked to Aadhaar: Govt

Govt has mandated submission of 12-digit unique identity number Aadhaar by every bank account holder by Mar 31, 2018.

09 Mar 2018 3:29 PM

NPCI gives consent to WhatsApp Payments for BHIM UPI

Other digital payment wallet services broke their silence by leaning on Paytm’s claim.

17 Feb 2018 8:12 AM

NPCI's digital payments platform transactions jump in Dec

Transactions on UPI rose exponentially post July last year, when the number was 11.44 million.

05 Jan 2018 11:12 AM


UPI transaction surged exponentially within year of DeMo

The number of payments through UPI has zoomed to 76.96 million at end-October 2017.

05 Nov 2017 1:39 PM

RuPay Discover Global Card touches 25 million milestone

NPCI had entered into an alliance with Discover Financial Services (DFS) to increase the acceptance of RuPay worldwide. 

01 Nov 2017 5:41 PM

Digital payments to grow at 26 per cent CAGR during 2016-2020: report

India could potentially make its way into the global top 10 markets in terms of non-cash transaction volumes.

11 Oct 2017 12:32 PM

NPCI appoints B Sambamurthy as interim chairman

He has been the Nominee Director from Reserve Bank of India on the board of NPCI since December 5, 2013.

21 Sep 2017 3:04 PM

Paytm Payments Bank partners with NPCI for RuPay digital card

RuPay-powered digital debit card will be issued to all customers who have opened their bank accounts with PPB.

11 Sep 2017 8:19 PM