Mid-day meals will be provided in over 300 schools across Vadodara, Hyderabad, Bhavnagar and Lucknow. Vadodara, February 21, 2018 – As part of its global endeavor to reverse the hunger cycle, Mastercard today announced its partnership with The Akshaya Patra Foundation, a Public Private Partnership implementing the world’s largest NGO run school meal program[1], to …
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Revealed: How the world’s poorest people face a bill of US$321 for beans over rice Singapore – October 16, 2017 – The cost of a plate of food in the world’s poorest countries can reach hundreds of US dollars in purchasing power equivalent, new research from the World Food Programme and Mastercard has shown. The …
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Kuala Lumpur, 3 January 2017 – Mastercard, in collaboration with the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF), the Global University of Islamic Finance, today announced the second recipient of the Mastercard–INCEIF Scholarship for Women. The scholarship was awarded to, Puspa Amelia Wirya Simabur, a recent graduate of the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), who holds a …
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Mastercard underlines commitment to China, announces China World Card ambassador and new “True Love Priceless Causes” program Beijing – December 8, 2016 – Mastercard celebrated 50 years since its establishment, and 30 years in China today with a gala dinner at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The celebration gathered representatives from leading …
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SINGAPORE — 24 November, 2016: Three groups of young social entrepreneurs were awarded at the Project Inspire 2016: 5 Minutes to Change the World Grand Finals at the Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development in Singapore. Applicants aged 18 to 35 were asked to submit a sustainable idea to improve the lives of women and …
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