Exactly four years ago, India had dismal ranks when it came to digital payments acceptance with only two percent of 60 million merchants accepting digital payments. Today, India has become the largest acceptance market in APAC, having contributed 55 percent of new merchant locations in APAC since 2016. It is exciting to see the giant …
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Winning Over the Millennials

April 30, 2019 13:00

As the second largest generation on earth (just after their younger centennials) and a combined spending power of $2.5 trillion [1], it’s little wonder that identifying the needs and wants of millennials is currently a point of focus for global businesses. To help our clients understand this group of 23 to 40 year-olds better, Mastercard recently commissioned …
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First international payments network to enable tap & go on Singapore public transport; Singapore among 150 cities globally to roll out transit solutions with Mastercard SINGAPORE –  April 4, 2019 – Starting today, commuters can simply tap their Mastercard contactless credit, debit and prepaid cards on buses and trains for a seamless, hassle-free ride. Implemented …
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Mastercard launched the Pune Edition of WomenInTech forum in association with technology companies, industry experts, NGOs, Government, and academia in the city. The forum will work towards developing interventions to increase the participation of girls and women in science and technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and related careers in the region. PUNE – March 27, …
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Strategic partnership between Mastercard and MYOB drives new wave in fintech innovation Sydney, 15 November 2018 – MYOB and Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership to bring innovative new ways of managing cashflow to hundreds of thousands of small business owners across Australia. The companies are teaming up to introduce a new payments solution for …
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