To tweet this news, copy-paste http://news.mstr.cd/1Agutzg and add hashtag #masterpass  As of now, booking travels online will be easier for Italians. MasterPass™, the MasterCard® platform for digital payments that simplifies the purchase process, will now be widely accepted by the main players in the travel industry; Alitalia, Italo and SEA Milano now offer the MasterPass payment option on their …
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MasterCard’s Scott Abrahams tells the BBC about the halo effect of contactless payments on London’s transport network.

In 2014, the UK welcomed 1.3 million Muslim visitors and was the second highest ranked European country in the overall Index behind Turkey. UK came third in the list for non-Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) destinations behind Singapore and Thailand. Malaysia topped the list for OIC countries which also included Turkey, UAE, Saudi Arabia and …
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Using technology and insights to create a better transit experience – Over $200 bn in fares are still paid in cash BARCELONA – March 3, 2015 – At Mobile World Congress,MasterCardtoday announced a global partnership with Cubic Transportation Systems, a leading provider for smart city solutions across North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific. The …
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Access Prepaid today launches a new prepaid card for the youth market that makes budgeting and organising travel money easier, safer and smarter. To celebrate the launch, Access Prepaid releases the results of its first ever youth holiday spending report/ The report found that one in three young Brits overspend on holiday, to the tune …
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