PayPal employees recently cast their votes in this year’s PayPal Community Impact Grants Program, which awards local nonprofits with monetary grants, access to volunteers, pro bono support and other capacity-building resources. Nearly 11,000 PayPal employees in more than 24 countries participated in this year’s selection program and awarded grants of up to $20,000 to 71 organizations in communities around the world. Click here to read more…
The pandemic has accelerated trends across sectors that have led to the overall digitization of different aspects of human life, including the way we interact today, which would have been inconceivable a few years ago. Listen to the lates podcast from Guru Bhat, Vice President – Customer Success Platform, PayPal to learn more about current ubiquity of digital payment systems.
Imagine a player who has just downloaded a new game which you spent months developing. They got past the initial set up and tutorial, only to find that every time they make an in-game purchase, they will need to input their card details and wait for the transaction to process. Click here to read more on payment optimization for a better gaming experience
According to a recent report by National Center for APEC (NCAPEC) that PayPal contributed to and collaborated on, the wider use and adoption of e-signatures and digital signatures across the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies create significant tangible benefits – including improvements in the efficiency of both domestic and cross-border transactions. The use of e-signatures can also enhance security and data protection – especially if encrypted forms of such signatures are used in concurrence with digital identity systems to verify the provenance of transactions and the identities of those who initiate them.
SMBs across APAC have shown great resilience and tenacity to overcome the impact of the pandemic by adopting a digital first approach and adapting to the needs of the new digital consumer through social selling. Click here to read more on how social media has become a powerful took for SMBs
To highlight PayPal’s role as an SMB champion, Abid Murshed, Head- Inside Sales, PayPal, shares his views on the untapped ecommerce and cross border opportunity and PayPal’s role in helping Indian businesses leverage the same.
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SMBs lie at the heart of PayPal. It has been enabling small business owners to expand and grow their business by supporting them with smart solutions which not only take care of their needs today, but tomorrow as well. Find out in this section how PayPal has emerged as a trusted SMB partner, gain insights from small business owners on how to achieve online success, hear from experts on how to manage uncertainty and mitigate risks with a cross-border strategy, and much more.
PayPal’s Changemakers of Tomorrow series pays tribute to small businesses founded in Singapore, give back to society and bring purpose into the lives of shoppers. These five businesses fought all odds at the height of the pandemic to keep their business thriving and, in some instances, scale international markets. Read their stories, for insights on how PayPal empowers small businesses to chart their growth journeys and expand their footprint in a digital-first world.
Women have made major strides in achieving economic equity over the last several decades. PayPal recognizes the importance of enabling women’s financial inclusion and is committed in expanding the role and participation of women in the financial system and the global economy. In the spirit of International Women’s Day 2022, PayPal brought forward stories of women from across our Asia offices who are pushing boundaries, rising to challenges, and paving the way for others to succeed. Read these inspiring stories of diverse women from China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Philippines, and Singapore.