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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Mumbai, November 16, 2016: Mastercard today announced the Indian launch of Masterpass QR, a safe and secure Quick Response (QR) mobile payments solution. Masterpass QR enables mobile banking users to safely pay for face-to-face purchases using their smartphone or feature phone. Shoppers can make fast, simple and secure digital payments at any place where Masterpass …
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Jakarta, 26 October 2016 – Mastercard, Palang Merah Indonesia, and the American Red Cross have launched a pilot program to use Mastercard Send  to distribute funds digitally to families in Indonesia via their mobile phones. Families could use the funds to purchase water and other items during the drought season. The partnership marks the first expansion of Mastercard Send …
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Strategic partnership will launch a fund that supports female-run startups, financial inclusion programs and business skills training in the world’s most populous nation Beijing, 20 October 2016 – Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership with China Women’s Development Foundation (CWDF) that will see the company take financial inclusion to new heights in the world’s most populous nation. …
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First-ever collaboration with CDRF seeks to improve financial literacy and entrepreneurial skills, extending access to financial services and supporting China’s economic restructuring strategy Beijing – August 25, 2016 – Mastercard today announced its partnership with the China Development Research Foundation (CDRF) for the first time to jointly promote financial literacy and entrepreneurial skills in China …
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