payment application, Wadz, is set to take on traditional payment firms, with
its anticipated beta launch on November 25, 2019.
emerging countries such as Indonesia and Vietnam as a start, Wadz offers an
inclusive alternative payment technology that will be of benefit to both
consumers and merchants.
stands out by a number of key features. These include the utilization of
blockchain technology to speed up transactions; its easy integration to major
shopping cart plug-ins; and near-zero processing fees. Finally, a key benefit
to the users of Wadz is that users will now be able to spend their cryptocurrencies
as a form of payment at merchants of the Wadz payment network.
demographic on which Wadz is focusing is the “unbanked”. An estimated 200
million people, in the aforementioned countries, have limited access to banking
institutions loans, and e-commerce. The lack of access to these banking
services ultimately translates to the inability of these “unbanked” to access
critical services such as healthcare. By enabling new payment modalities for
these services, Wadz hopes to help these people improve their way of life.
the beta launch of its application, Wadz will lead an in-depth discussion on
the impact of blockchain technology across industries at PSB Academy City
Campus, Singapore on November 27, 2019, at 7:00 pm.
major blockchain event is expected to gather over 300 participants
as they get to know this innovative payment technology while discussing alongside
the impact of blockchain on the industries of finance and logistics.
among the distinguished roster of speakers is Anndy Lian, author of the book
“Blockchain Revolution 2030” and blockchain advisor for Asian Productivity
Organization (APO). His knowledge of Blockchain technology and his work has
drawn attention from various international media such as Forbes, Bloomberg,
Reuters, Yahoo, Nasdaq, FOX News, The Straits Times, Business Times, ABC News,
Singapore Business Review, Asia Business Weekly, CBS News, CNET, ZDNET and many
more. Anndy believes that this will revolutionize and redefine traditional
CEO, Anish Jain, will also speak in the same forum and views this event as an
excellent jumping-off point for Wadz as it goes full steam ahead. “Wadz is off
to a promising start after attracting over 50,000 merchants in Indonesia and 5,000
in Vietnam, which are expected to onboard to our platform in the first quarter
of 2020,” he says. “Adopting the innovations Wadz offers will help merchants
grow their businesses so we are confident that these numbers will further
increase as we move along.”
the forum is Wadz’s Regional VP of Partnerships and passionate blockchain
entrepreneur, Aaron Tan.
This forum is open to all. Interested parties can register for free at https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/blockchain-industrial-impact-wadz-beta-launch-tickets-81420696495.
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Liew Jia Jun
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+65 9734 6661
Wadz is an inclusive payments infrastructure that
leverages on blockchain technology to incentivize data ownership for consumers
and businesses and to redefine payments processor technology. Through the Wadz
platform, consumers can securely monetize their personal data as businesses aim
to source market information through safe, reliable, and transparent channels.