Mastercard Smart Cities Survey reveals majority of commuters could be incentivized to modify travel SYDNEY, 3 April 2017 – Incentives such as flexible work arrangements and reward points to exchange at restaurants or cultural events as well as lower off-peak fares across the whole network could help ease the burden on congested transit networks in …
Read More

Evolution in technology is enabling more devices to connect more often around the world, at a pace that’s showing no sign of slowing down. Globally, more people currently have access to a mobile phone than safe water or reliable energy – and their prevalence is expected to keep growing. The Philippines sends more texts than …
Read More

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 …
Read More

Joint News Release Date of Issue:  28 February 2017 No more top-ups! No need to carry separate fare card! Singapore first in Asia to allow direct payment of public transport rides using contactless credit or debit cards 1. The Land Transport Authority (LTA) and Mastercard are jointly launching a pilot of the Account-Based Ticketing (ABT) …
Read More

Memorandum of Understanding among Cyberview, MaGIC and Mastercard Barcelona/Kuala Lumpur – 16 November 2016 – Cyberjaya has today strengthened its offerings as a Smart City with the formalisation of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Cyberview Sdn Bhd, Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC), and Mastercard. Presented at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona …
Read More