Melbourne, January 20, 2017 – Fans of the Australian Open can expect a line-up of fun and surprising experiences beyond the official games this year, with Mastercard, the Official Payment Partner of the Australian Open in Melbourne, extending its Priceless offering through its sponsorship of the event. Affectionately known as the Happy Slam amongst the …
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Auckland, New Zealand – 20 January, 2017 – The interchange framework for electronic payments in New Zealand is working effectively, benefiting consumers, business and the national economy by driving innovation and efficiency, providing more choice and enhancing safety and security by reducing reliance on cash. In its submission to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and …
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Singapore, 16 January 2017 – India tops the Mastercard Index of Consumer Confidence (H2 2016) as the most optimistic market in Asia Pacific, with Myanmar, Vietnam, Philippines and Bangladesh rounding off the top five. Overall, consumer confidence in Asia Pacific continues to hold steady, showing stability (within +/- 5 points from the last survey) in …
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New Delhi, 16th January, 2017 – Consumers in India remain extremely optimistic in their outlook for the next six months, according to the Mastercard Index™ of Consumer Confidence (H2 2016) released today. India tops the Asia Pacific region as the most optimistic market despite recording a slight dip of 2.4 points in overall consumer confidence to …
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Hewitt and Hingis to go head to head in Tap Tennis match Australia, Sydney – January 13, 2017 – Martina Hingis and Lleyton Hewitt have shown the world what forearm strength can do, and this year at the Australian Open, in their official capacity as Mastercard Happy Slam ambassadors, they’ll be showcasing the strength of …
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