To share this research, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/2pzrvmv to your Twitter handle Auckland, New Zealand – May 3, 2017  – Over two-thirds of New Zealanders have admitted they do not carry cash as digital payment methods increase in popularity, according to new research from Mastercard. An annual Mastercard survey of over 1000 New Zealanders found …
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Mastercard deepens relationship with Sri Lanka’s payments industry through forum on enhancing risk management capabilities Colombo, 24 April 2017 – Mastercard recently hosted 50 senior electronic payments industry representatives at its Risk Management workshop in Colombo. The event is part of an ongoing series of knowledge-sharing sessions organized by Mastercard to share global learnings and …
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Beijing – March 19, 2017 – In remarks delivered today at the China Development Forum, Ajay Banga, president and CEO of Mastercard, discussed how the rise of connected devices presents opportunities to upgrade China’s cybersecurity framework in line with increasing digital connectivity and integration. Mr. Banga emphasized that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are particularly …
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More than 10,000 years ago, cattle were bartered for cowry shells and copper for gold and silver. Today, we trade wads of printed paper for goods and services and exchange taps and swipes in pursuit of faster, more convenient lives. While the ‘money makes the world go around’ adage still holds true, the modes by …
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Protect-on-the-Go!

December 19, 2016 16:30 | Insights & Research

Have you mapped out your travel plans for the year? So have many around the world. According to the 2016 Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index, travel to Southeast Asian countries, especially to Bangkok, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, is on the rise. Projected to receive 21.47 million international overnight visitors in 2016, Bangkok itself is a …
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