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Sri Lanka is the first South Asian country to join the Priceless cities program Mumbai – 30 January 2020: Mastercard today launched its flagship  program in South Asia. Starting first in Sri Lanka, the program will allow global travelers to gain exclusive access to several unique experiences when they visit the island destination. Priceless Cities is …
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Relationship expands omnichannel payment options for consumers in South Asia and beyond New Delhi – January 24, 2020 – Pine Labs, one of Asia’s leading merchant commerce platforms, announced an investment by Mastercard that underscores confidence in India’s growing economy. The investment is part of a partnership to continue the rapid growth of convenient electronic …
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Tennis star was the first to take on the new Mastercard challenge Sydney, 20 January 2020 – She’s known for her skills on the court but today tennis champion Naomi Osaka took on a competitive challenge with a difference – the Breakthrough Room – a new technology inspired experience by Mastercard. Navigating her way through …
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80 percent of children in Australia worry about the future, but believe technology can be used to change it Mastercard challenged young inventors to solve problems with technology Sydney, 19 January 2020 – Eighty percent (80 percent) of young people in Australia aged between 8 and 15 years old have fears about the future, according …
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Each indicator data point is converted to a score that reflects its value (+ve/-ve sentiment in the case of the first 2 indicators or +ve/-ve growth in the case of the later 2 indicators) and change (higher or lower compared to the previous period). Aggregation to the Asia Pacific regional level is by simple arithmetic averaging. …
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n order to simplify the shopping experience for Mastercard cardholders and encourage the adoption of contactless payments among them, Mastercard, today announced the launch of an integrated campaign, ‘Safest Payments, just a tap away that’s the Mahi way’.

Mastercard Academy 2.0, a flagship program designed to engage and impart essential digital knowledge and skills to different segments of the Indonesian population. The program aims to equip 100,000 Indonesians by 2022 with the digital skills they need to thrive and actively participate in Indonesia’s digital transformation journey.

In another step towards deepening trust around digital payments in India, Mastercard embedded its sonic brand melody into Android based point-of-sale (PoS) devices. This milestone marks the first time Mastercard has rolled out the sonic melody on PoS devices in South Asia.

Each indicator data point is converted to a score that reflects its value (+ve/-ve sentiment in the case of the first 2 indicators or +ve/-ve growth in the case of the later 2 indicators) and change (higher or lower compared to the previous period). Aggregation to the Asia Pacific regional level is by simple arithmetic averaging. …
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The Australian Open and Mastercard will extend their global partnership in a new multi-year deal.