SINGAPORE, October 31, 2016: Singapore Committee for UN Women and Mastercard announced today the finalists of this year’s Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World campaign. The competition, now in its sixth year, attracted over 270 submissions from the region working on women’s and girls’ safety and security. “The theme of safety and security …
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Tweet: New Zealand ranks first for conditions for #womenentrepreneurs to prosper news.mstr.cd/2etbwmo Wellington – October 27 2016 – New Zealand’s RAW Entrepreneurship Model, created to break the inter-generational cycle of violence and crime through helping women offenders on release build new lives for themselves and their children, has been announced as a semifinalist in this year’s …
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Strategic partnership will launch a fund that supports female-run startups, financial inclusion programs and business skills training in the world’s most populous nation Beijing, 20 October 2016 – Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership with China Women’s Development Foundation (CWDF) that will see the company take financial inclusion to new heights in the world’s most populous nation. …
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Sydney, 12th September 2016 – Australia has ranked second highest in Asia-Pacific for providing conditions to foster female entrepreneurship, according to Mastercard’s Inaugural Women’s Entrepreneurial Index. The report measures two major conditions: high opportunity to attain advanced knowledge assets and access to mainstream financial services. Overall, New Zealand ranked first (53.9) on the Index, followed by Australia (51.7) …
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Singapore, 24 August 2016 — From October to December 2016, guests at COMO Hotels and Resorts’ 13 hotels across Asia, Australia, Europe, America and the Caribbean can make a lasting difference to local communities simply by using a Mastercard to settle their hotel bills. Every Mastercard transaction at COMO means a US$25 donation through Mastercard’s …
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