For all of us, travel is a way to escape from the day-to-day grind. Yet, for nearly 300 million people across the globe – representing one in every 10 jobs – travel-related activities provide work and income, making the tourism industry one of the largest global employers.  Over the last 50 years, the industry has …
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Masterpass and Getir simplify the shopping experience. Now, they allow consumers to shop anytime with any device without leaving the Facebook Messenger chat screen. Masterpass, the Mastercard digital payment solution and Getir, the pioneer of mobile retail, now offer a brand new shopping payment convenience in Turkey. With this new game changer solution, you can …
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Fifth Annual Mastercard Digital Payments Study Highlights Social Media Trends Around Digital Wallets, Artificial Intelligence and More  PURCHASE, N.Y. – February 28, 2017 – Digital wallets continued to gain prominence in smartphones and laptops across the globe and dominated the discussion of new ways to pay, with the topic now topping 75 percent of conversations …
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Doing Well by Doing Good Coffee

February 28, 2017 02:03

How Mastercard mobile payment technology is helping London’s homeless become baristas For a nation of supposed tea drinkers, British people consume more than 70 million cups of coffee each day. This is an upward trend that shows no signs of slowing. Consumer palates are becoming increasingly refined in an ultra-competitive market where it’s not about …
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New VEON platform plans to offer secure, one-click mobile payments to over 235m customers BARCELONA – February 28, 2017 – Mastercard today announced a new business relationship with VEON, to bring Masterpass to their new VEON platform. As an international communications and technology company offering voice, fixed broadband, data and digital services to more than …
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