Stories tagged: visa
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019
Visa and Mastercard on Friday announced their departure from Facebook’s Libra project, a major setback to the social network’s plan for a worldwide digital currency.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
The Duke of Sussex picked Amsterdam, a city hit hard by over-tourism, to announce Travalyst at a news conference Tuesday with his partners, Booking.com; TripAdvisor; Visa; China’s largest travel company, …
Tue., June 18, 2019
Facebook is getting a taste of the regulatory pushback it will face as it creates a new digital currency with corporate partners.
Sun., March 10, 2019
By 2021, Americans traveling to certain countries in Europe will have to preregister online as part of a security system intended to screen visa-free travelers.
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
Starbucks has a new product that it hopes will hook coffee lovers: a credit card.
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017
The U.S. Embassy in Turkey announced Thursday that it is resuming normal visa services for Turkish citizens, saying Turkish authorities had adhered to assurances that no local staff would be …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017
The selfie is everywhere – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter – and soon your bank could be asking for one in order to approve your purchase or credit card application.
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017
A U.S. delegation arrived in Ankara for talks aimed at resolving a diplomatic dispute that spat that resulted in the two countries suspending the issuance of travel visas to the …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says he will retaliate against a U.S. halt on the issuing of visas to senior foreign ministry officials and their families by suspending missions by …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017
The Trump Organization is asking the federal government to grant dozens of special visas to foreign nationals to work at two of the President Donald Trump’s private clubs in Florida, …
Mon., July 17, 2017
The Department of Homeland Security on Monday announced a one-time increase of 15,000 additional visas for low-wage, seasonal workers for the remainder of this fiscal year, a seeming about-face from …
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017
The Trump administration on Wednesday set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a “close” family or business tie to the United …
Mon., March 27, 2017
The Supreme Court will not restore a $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card transaction fees.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017
North Korean man will be released from custody because of lack of evidence connecting him to the fatal nerve agent attack on Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017
The small Saudi Arabian city Yousef Almaliki grew up in reminds him of Cheney. Almaliki, who’s studying mechanical engineering at Eastern Washington University, first came to the U.S. in January …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016
Melania Trump’s former modeling agent says she obtained a work visa before she modeled professionally in the United States in the mid-1990s. Those comments came Thursday in response to questions …
Thu., June 30, 2016
An appeals court has rejected a $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card transaction fees.
Mon., June 20, 2016
If you’re shopping at Costco, check your wallet – on Monday Costco stopped accepting members’ American Express cards.
Sun., May 15, 2016
The Motley Fool Take An effective investing strategy is to invest for the long term in companies with solid business models. A good example is electronic payment processing giant Visa …
Tue., April 19, 2016
Visa says its improving its smart chip-embedded cards, which have been the source of grumbling from businesses and customers forced to wait for transactions to go through.
Wed., March 23, 2016
Starbucks says it will introduce a prepaid card by the end of the year that lets people earn points for its rewards program.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015
New spot means more space for Laguna Café
Thu., Dec. 13, 2012
For Interplayers Theatre, the show must go on – even when its artistic director has been detained in Canada. Reed McColm, a Canadian citizen, traveled to his hometown of Edmonton, …
Sun., July 10, 2011
NEW YORK – Visa Inc. on Wednesday warned that its revenue and earnings growth will slow in 2012 after new regulations on the fees banks can charge for debit card …