BOB Financial, NPCI and JCB partner to launch Bank of Baroda Credit Cards on RuPay platform

TOKYO & MUMBAI, Nov 29, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – BOB Financial Solutions Limited (BFSL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank of Baroda (BoB), has partnered with National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) to launch BoB Credit Cards (Easy and Premier variants) on the RuPay platform. Launched on the JCB network, both cards support […]

SIM card registration deemed inadequate for fraud deterrence

THE MANDATORY registration of mobile SIM cards proposed by legislators is not enough to eradicate text fraud and phishing attacks, an information technology expert said Tuesday. Edmund Ray O. Milanes, head of Nexus Technologies, Inc.’s Managed Services Group, said that the provisions of Senate Bill 2395 or the proposed SIM Card Registration Act “will reduce scams to […]

Man nabbed for fake vaxx cards

A MAN selling fake Covid-19 vaccination cards along Sanciangko St. in Barangay Kalubihan, Cebu City, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021. Clifford Arcilla, 46, was entrapped by Cebu City police operatives belonging to the Carbon Police Station at 2:20 p.m. He will be facing charges for falsification of public documents that carries a penalty […]

Outbound Filipinos can avail themselves of yellow vaccination card from BOQ

THE Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ) will issue a yellow vaccination card to Filipinos bound for countries that require internationally valid certificates of vaccination. Dr. Mary Jean Loreche, spokesperson of the Visayas Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC), said the BOQ will release the yellow vaccination card first since the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is […]