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Cairo, Egypt – 25 June 2019 – Badraldeen Ahmed Abdelsalam, an Egyptian boy with a passion for football, has been given the opportunity of a lifetime and became the first Egyptian mascot at the UEFA Champions League. This priceless experience was made possible for him, thanks to Mastercard. Dedicated to encouraging youth empowerment in all fields …
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USADF and CIAT provide funding and support for award-winning Mastercard solution Kampala, Uganda July 10, 2019 – Mastercard has today announced the signing of two public-private partnerships that will extend the reach of the Mastercard Farmers Network (MFN) to millions of smallholder farmers in Africa. Under this partnership, key partners, the International Center for Tropical Agriculture …
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Cutting-edge Mastercard technology will enable instant payments between financial institutions, businesses and consumers Speed of digital commerce will significantly increase, positively impacting the Saudi economy Dubai, UAE – 25 April 2019: International payment systems provider Vocalink, a Mastercard company, has partnered with the Saudi Payments a fully owned subsidiary of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority …
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Dubai, UAE – 2 April 2019: Mastercard (NYSE: MA) has won the title of ‘Future of Payments Company of the Year’ at the inaugural 2019 Arabian Business Technology Awards. The award was given in recognition of Mastercard’s continuous innovation to realizing the future of payment technologies across the Middle East and North Africa and reimagining …
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  Johannesburg, South Africa – 15 April 2018: Mastercard has been recognised as South Africa’s top employer brand in the financial services sector at the recent South Africa Best Employer Brand Awards 2019. Organised by the Employer Branding Institute (EBI), the awards honour top companies in South Africa that are exemplary in their Human Resources …
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Mastercard creating meaningful connections with consumers by tapping into their passions The passion-led approach is the latest milestone in Mastercard’s brand transformation journey following the launch of its symbol and sonic brand earlier this year Fashion on a Plate, launched in partnership with Vogue Arabia, fuses high fashion, art and fine dining to offer a series of unforgettable, multisensory …
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Mastercard have launched 2KUZE, a digital platform that connects smallholder farmers, agents, buyers and banks in East Africa. 2KUZE, which in Swahili means “Let’s grow together,” enables farmers to buy, sell and receive payments for agricultural goods via their feature phones. The platform brings the benefits and security of mobile commerce and payments to farmers …
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Accra, Ghana – December 19, 2016 – Mastercard and Zenith Bank have extended their partnership in West Africa to now include Ghana. The agreement is geared towards issuing a suite of digital payment solutions that include prepaid, debit and credit cards which will be made available from December 14, 2016. The introduction of the suite …
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Lagos, Nigeria – October 31st, 2016 – The annual Mastercard Restaurant Week returns to Lagos offering an unforgettable dining experience from 4 to 25 November 2016. In partnership with Lost in Lagos, over 30 restaurants will participate, highlighting the incredible dining experiences available in the city. Now in its third year, Mastercard Restaurant Week provides …
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Lagos, Nigeria, October 10, 2016 – As part of the Mastercard Global Volunteer week activities, staff in Lagos joined a Youth for Technology training session to help mentor students at the RiverBank School in Victoria Island. The employees of the Mastercard Lagos office inspired the primary school children through real life recounts of their activities …
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