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12 July 2016 | Australia
Visa Study Estimates Australian Households to Spend AU$8,430 Annually on Overseas Travel by 2025

27 April 2016 | Australia
Visa Brings Digital Payments to Rio 2016 Olympic Games as 1.2 Million Travelers Are Expected in Brazil

8 February 2016 | Australia
Visa calls for payments regulation to be forward-looking in submission to RBA Review

5 February 2016 | Australia
Visa Opens its Global Network with Launch of Visa Developer

25 January 2016 | Australia
Visa announces its first tokenised transaction in Australia bringing new mobile payment experiences and security benefits

30 November 2015 | Australia
IOUs go mobile: bringing peer to peer payments into the digital age

20 October 2015 | Australia

Visa welcomes Government decision to limit card surcharging

24 August 2015 | Australia
Visa Checkout Expands Global Availability with New Merchants and Issuers

5 August 2015 | Australia
New Visa research reveals Australians are some of the world’s highest spenders on travel, and they plan to increase their budgets next year

25 June 2015 | Australia

Visa & RFi Group reveal new target for banks: The Digital Customer

25 May 2015 | Australia

Visa and University of Technology Sydney partner on future of wearable technology

4 May 2015 | Australia

Visa calls on RBA Review to level the playing field and support innovation in payments

26 February 2015 | Australia
Growth plans at risk due to lack of cash flow visibility: Visa study

24 February 2015 | Australia

Tokenisation to help accelerate Australia’s move to digital payments in 2015

9 October 2014 | Australia

Australia’s Sally Pearson joins Team Visa for Rio 2016

29 September 2014 | Australia
Cash a liability for young Australian travellers

25 August 2014 | Australia
Visa appointed to inaugural Australian Payments Council

31 July 2014 | Australia
Visa Enables Internet-Connected Devices to Become Secure Commerce Vehicles

17 July 2014 | Australia
Visa Introduces Visa Checkout to Simplify Online Shopping on Any Device

26 June 2014 | Australia

Program with Interactive Fan Engagements to Connect Everyone to the 2014 FIFA World Cup

6 May 2014 | Australia
Affluent Australians more optimistic this year, but their intentions to spend stand still

31 March 2014 | Australia
Visa calls for Financial System Inquiry to level the regulatory playing field and position Australia for the future

26 March 2014 | Australia 
Quick service restaurants speed up the checkout with Visa payWave

19 February 2014 | Australia 
Visa steps up fight against online fraud

22 January 2014 | Australia
Australians replacing signature with PIN at the point of sale

18 December 2013 | Australia
Visa’s digital wallet service, by Visa, now live in Australia across major merchants

27 November 2013 | Australia
Visa reassures on security of contactless payments

21 November 2013 | Australia
Woolworths and Visa bring cash out on Visa Debit to the checkout

8 November 2013 | Australia
Visa supports government call for consumer agencies to act on excessive surcharging

1 September 2013 | Australia
Saving for life’s goals: Visa launches Practical Money Skills website to equip Australians with financial know-how

16 August 2013 | Australia
Australians alert but still at risk of online fraud, Visa survey reveals

13 August 2013 | Australia
Study reveals “cost conscious” Australian travellers are some of the world’s heaviest spenders

9 July 2013 | Australia
Visa announces Australian launch of new digital wallet: by Visa

1 June 2013 | Australia
Visa Survey: Spending Habits of Affluent Australians Revealed

29 May 2013 | Australia
Visa awards Bank of New Zealand and Westpac for Excellence in Fraud and Risk Management

29 May 2013 | Australia
Visa welcomes government review into surcharging

28 May 2013 | Australia
Visa welcomes cut to taxi surcharges in Victoria

22 May 2013 | Australia
National Press Club and Visa present Excellence in Australian Financial and Business Journalism Prize

21 May 2013 | Australia
Chinese visitors lead increase in international tourist spend in Australia

21 May 2013 | Australia
Visa partners with Rock the Schools to encourage positive financial behaviour

15 March 2013 | Australia
New rules to limit card surcharging come into effect next week

4 March 2013 | Australia
Consumers Lose a Bar of Gold  Every Year by Using Cash!

14 February 2013 | Australia
Visa Establishes EMV Chip Liability Shift for ATMs in Asia Pacific and the U.S.

11 February 2013 | Australia
The Power of Electronic Payments Stimulates Economic Growth in Australia

4 February 2013 | Australia
Visa refutes ACCC claim regarding Dynamic Currency Conversion

3 December 2012 | Australia
New Visa Consumer Authentication Service Combats eCommerce

29 Nov 2012 | Australia
Visa committed to working with the RBA to lower surcharging levels

20 Nov 2012 | Australia
World’s largest mobile payments partnership

03 Sep 2012 | Australia
Gen Z encouraged to do a financial health check

12 Jun 2012 | Australia
Visa welcomes Reserve Bank proposals to limit card surcharges

05 Jun 2012 | Australia
Visa Rallies Fans to Cheer for their Favourite Team Visa Olympic Athletes

09 May 2012 | Australia
National Press Club and Visa Establish an Excellence in Australian Financial and Business Journalism Prize

26 Apr 2012 | Australia
Government E-Payments Adoption Improves Globally According to Visa-sponsored Economist Intelligence Unit Study

23 Apr 2012 | Australia
Government prepaid cards could save Australia nearly $1 billion over next four years

18 Apr 2012 | Australia
Visa and the Avengers: Saving the Day

10 Apr 2012 | Australia
Australians the highest users of overseas ATMs

07 Dec 2011 | Australia
Australians the biggest spenders online for Christmas gifts

17 Nov 2011 | Australia
Australia’s Lauren Mitchell to star in global London 2012 Olympic Games campaign

28 Jul 2011 | Australia
Cash loses favour as consumers look to smart phones as the new way to pay

28 Jul 2011 | Australia
ANZ-Visa mobile phone payment pilot a success

22 Jun 2011 | Australia
New Visa payment service speeds up small value transactions

05 May 2011 | Australia
New report shows fast food on the menu for international visitors

14 Apr 2011 | Australia
Visa Boosts Spending Visibility and Makes Compliance Easier for Businesses

15 Mar 2011 | Australia
The wallet of the future in your phone

07 Jan 2011 | Australia
Visa Supports Queensland Flood Relief Appeal

07 Jan 2011 | Australia
Visa Advances Cardholder Security Through Improved Fraud Detection

Generation Z Report (PDF)