Pošte u regionu uvele uslugu PostPark – Olakšana razmjena otkupnih pošiljki

BH poštanski operateri lansirali su novi uslugu PostPak, koja omogućava razmjenu otkupnih poštanskih pošiljaka izvan granica BiH. Usluga PostPak rezultat je regionalne međuoperatorske saradnje između Pošta Srpske, BH Pošte, Hrvatske pošte Mostar, Pošta Srbije i Pošte Crne Gore. Na ovaj način poduzetnicima iz BiH otvoren je novi distribucijski kanal prema tržištu Srbije i Crne Gore odnosno približno 8 miliona stanovnika. U pripremi je ovakav sporazum i sa Republikom Hrvatskom. PostPak usluga omogućava internet trgovcima slanje otkupne pošiljke i besplatan povrat novca na adresu pošiljatelja na regionalnom tržištu. – Dosadašnje slanje…

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The future of bitcoin

I sometimes find it hard to deal with our world of money these days. Everyone keeps asking should I buy bitcoin and my answer is always it’s your choice. I don’t believe in bitcoin, but I’m not one of those doom mongers who say it’s going to die. It won’t die. It’s pout there in the wild enjoying itself. Leave it alone. But when I say I don’t believe in bitcoin, it’s because I don’t believe it’s right to be a global currency. Now, I’ve said before that there will…

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Italy: no appetite for “self-help” policies

Italy: the eurozone’s Achilles’ heel “Italy’s on the ropes,” says Marcus Ashworth on Bloomberg. Its huge public debt pile, worth around 130% of GDP, and high consequent financing needs, mean its bond market could use some “deep-pocketed patrons”. However, Italy’s insistence on a budget that might break EU rules on deficit limits doesn’t make it particularly attractive. Italy’s government has called for a “budget-busting package”, which includes “a flat tax for the right and universal income for the left”. That would swell the deficit to 7% of GDP, way past…

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The card brands' digital dilemma: Why the Mastercard-Google deal is just the beginning

While the card networks have greatly benefited by the global boom in e-commerce, they are confronted with the corresponding growth in digital advertising. This will increasingly lead them to seek out data-sharing deals like Mastercard’s reported arrangement with Google, which could prove vital to the networks’ future survival. Just as fundamentally, this environment could — and their shifting role from payment network to marketing data trove — could force the card networks to change their views on privacy laws. Or at least, it could force them to get very creative…

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Cryptocurrency Exchanges Share the Mobile Payments Nightmare: Lax Security

September 5, 2018         By: Steven Anderson Mobile payments have long had a problem of security, or rather, a perception that security is less than stellar. Some might say it’s an earned perception, while others would say it’s no longer earned at all, but residual paranoia at work. Regardless of your stance, a new report sent our way from Ausfinex says that the security problem is at work in another part of mobile payments: the cryptocurrency exchange. Staged by Dr. Vidyasagar Potdar, otherwise known as “Dr. Blockchain,” the Ausfinex study…

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