PhonePe, BharatPe on expansion mode

PhonePe announced that it has onboarded all the 73 electricity boards (both public and private sector) across 28 States and eight Union Territories in the country. This enables over 250 million PhonePe users to pay their electricity bills on the app seamlessly. Continue Reading

Yes Bank’s digital partners hit by moratorium

After Yes Bank was placed under moratorium, digital payments were impacted as PhonePe, which depends on the cash-strapped lender for its transactions, could not operate. Continue Reading

NT compiles major business booms of the decade

With 2019 coming to an end, News Today compiles a list of sectors that made a huge dent. They were chosen based on impact they made to our lives. From online shopping to food delivery, from watching web series to e-learning, the 2010s has been a decade to remember. Continue Reading

PhonePe bans single-use plastics

Top leading digital payments platform, PhonePe announced that it has banned the use of all single-use plastics across its 40+ offices in India. As a part of a national cleanup exercise conducted during the Diwali season, PhonePe removed all disposable plastic cups, plates and cutlery from all its office cafeterias. Continue Reading

Will WhatsApp’s digital payment service be safe?

The latest security incident around WhatsApp could have a bearing on the launch of its digital payment services in India as these systems need to be “fool-proof”, a senior government official said. Continue Reading