Singapore – January 11, 2017 – Attesting to its continued focus and commitment to supporting the growth of its business across the region, Mastercard today announced three new leadership appointments for its Global Products and Solutions team in Asia Pacific. Benjamin Gilbey has been appointed Head, Digital Payments and Labs, Asia Pacific. In his new …
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The Promise of Prepaid in India

February 26, 2015 12:00

Prepaid cards have evolved over the years to become quite popular now, whether it’s a gift card for a friend or forex while on an overseas trip. For the uninitiated, here’s a look at the advantages of the prepaid card. Wide range of benefits First, the obvious: it scores over cash. For unbanked recipients, cash …
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At MasterCard Japan, we are dedicated to developing and bringing to market better payment solutions. There is abundant evidence that if you make the payment experience safer, easier and/or more rewarding, you are likely to see a change in consumer behavior. Recently, we asked 1,000 Japanese consumers to share their views on the subject of …
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MasterCard’s Global Destination Cities Index ranked the Thai capital city Bangkok as Asia Pacific’s top destination city for air travel, and the world’s second destination city after first-ranked London. Not only known for its delectable food, vibrant culture and shopping, Thailand is also a nation of technology-savvy consumers who are embracing the use of mobile …
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Launches Two More Prepaid Cards in Market; Plans to Launch First Smartphone-enabled Prepaid Card; Licenses 10th Bank Partner and Increases ATM Acceptance To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1r1unH1 to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #FinancialInclusion #Myanmar Singapore – 18 December 2014 – About a year since launching the country’s first prepaid card, MasterCard …
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