A Global Hunt for Innovation

April 14, 2015 17:40

The Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) – the group representing 10 countries – anticipates its economies will continue to grow by 5.1% in 2015. This is welcome news, given Asean considers accelerating economic growth one of its top priorities, as do governments and organisations across South-East Asia and the Asia Pacific region as whole. …
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In today’s global economy, many people find jobs in distant countries to make a living for their families back home. For millions of these foreign workers, the ability to set up global money transfers creates a vital, financial lifeline for loved ones who may be living under challenging economic circumstances. Globally, remittances are large and …
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The Ecosystem of Digital Commerce

November 19, 2014 14:30

Recent developments in the area of digital convergence linking mobility, connectedness and payments holds out great promise for the continued growth of the ecosystem of Digital Commerce. In many ways this evolution mirrors the growth journey of the telecommunications industry, which began with the old-fashioned voice landline. Then mobile technology transformed telecommunications, creating mobility off …
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To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1GQSTiG to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #saferpayments LONDON – November 13, 2014 – MasterCard today outlined its vision for online payments beyond passwords, making life simpler for cardholders while increasing security. The company has been leading the co-creation of a new authentication standard, which when adopted, will …
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MasterCard and Fletcher School’s ‘Digital Evolution Index’ Provides Roadmap of Countries Most Prepared to Support the Next Billion Internet Users Share this news using the hashtag #DEI2014 Singapore, 9 October, 2014 – Singapore, Sweden and Hong Kong are the top three countries prime to welcome the next billion Internet users thanks to their advanced, but …
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