Jakarta – August 15, 2019 – Mastercard and PT Artajasa Pembayaran Elektronis (Artajasa) today announced the official signing of a cooperation agreement aimed at supporting and enhancing the overall capability of Indonesia’s National Payment Gateway (NPG) ecosystem. This is particularly significant as it is the first partnership in the NPG ecosystem between a domestic switching company and an …
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Exactly four years ago, India had dismal ranks when it came to digital payments acceptance with only two percent of 60 million merchants accepting digital payments. Today, India has become the largest acceptance market in APAC, having contributed 55 percent of new merchant locations in APAC since 2016. It is exciting to see the giant …
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Singapore, 11 July 2019 – The educational arm of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the ICC Academy—in partnership with Mastercard, Basware and Xero—has launched the E-Invoicing Solutions Certificate (ESC). The specialised online programme aims to help businesses improve working capital efficiency and productivity by equipping them with the necessary knowledge and expertise required to implement …
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Wallet loading is now easier than ever on the bKash app, with Mastercard and Southeast Bank Dhaka, 12 March 2019 – bKash, the largest Mobile Financial Service (MFS) provider in Bangladesh, has launched a new service on its app which will enable all bKash app users to add money from their Mastercard branded debit, credit or …
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Universal access to marketplaces, digital payments, information and services are key to unlocking Asia’s next digital wave. Singapore – February 27, 2019– Rapid digitalization has fueled immense job opportunities and economic growth in Asia Pacific, but only a small proportion of the population enjoys the benefits of the digital economy. Despite tremendous growth in recent years, …
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