Sunday, November 1, 2015

Weekly Roundup-An ePayments view

          This weekly post is an attempt to view contemporary developments from an ePayments view.     As the journey progresses, based on feedback, the range of articles will change.

01) Offbeat @ Indian Air Force.
Indian Air force is celebrating its 83rd Anniversary. As part of its celebrations, the GANGA AVAHAN (GANGA EXPEDITION) has kicked-off.       
Since Feb 2000, all Gazetted officers coming under the admin control of JS (T) & CAO (Chief Administrative Officer) have been receiving their salary through Electronic Clearance System (ECS).

02) State Elections @ Bihar
          The elections in Bihar are not only being run on ground but also on the digital arena. Both the major alliances i.e NDA(National Democratic Alliance) and The Grand Alliance (mahagathbandhan).
          Innovative ways are being rolled out to engage with the voters. This techniques will be fine-tuned for the upcoming State Elections.
03) eWallets @ Online and Offline barrier broken.
          The number of convert to eWallets in India is on the increase.
Ezetap has introduced a smart of the art solution to break the barrier eWallets face while transacting offline. It has introduced a feature in it ‘Ezetap Mobile POS application’, wherein the merchants can accept payments through eWallets too.
          At the initial launch, 4 eWallets were on board. Basing on the feedback more and more eWallets companies will be encouraged to onboard.

04) Indian Financial Institution @ Supply, Installation and Implementation of Biometric Smart Card based Attendance & Access Control System (BSAAS)
          United Bank of India has invited tenders for Supply, Installation and Implementation of Biometric Smart Card based Attendance & Access Control System (BSAAS). United Bank of India has around 4000 access points i.e 2100 physical branches and 1900 ATMs.         The BSAS will first be implemented in the Banks Head Office and basing on feedback will be rolled out in other Controlling offices and Branches.
          The participation fee to be part of the pre-bid meeting has to be remitted through Demand Mode i.e Paper mode NOT ePayment mode!!
          United Bank of India has to select Concurrent/Revenue Auditors has adopted a completely paperless mode.

05) Sports Event @ MeraEvents Corporate Badminton League 2015
Brief details about Corporate Badminton League™ (CBL) 2015: CDK Global presents Corporate Badminton League (CBL) 2015 in association with Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy.
CBL 2015 is being organized under the guidance of Shri Pullela Gopichand.
There are various categories in which the corporate employees can participate i.e  Men - Singles,Women - Singles , Mens - Doubles ,Womens - Doubles ,Mixed Doubles         
          The participation fee for each category is different. The participation fee has to be only through ePayment mode. Payment is accepted through EBS, paytm and Mobikwik channels.   
          As the tournament is Hyderabad, Telangana, participants will have an opportunity to explore Hyderabad too.
The Lotus Pond is the latest attraction to Hyderabad’s tourist spots. The Sudha Car Museum is another hidden gem.