This initiative comes as global and regional health officials and governments recommend social distancing and encourage the use of contactless payments over cash transactions Africa, 06 April, 2020 – Mastercard announced today that it is championing efforts to increase contactless payment limits across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region as people look for safer …
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Cairo, Egypt – 09 March 2020: Mastercard met with industry leaders from across the MEA region to discuss key initiatives on ‘Accelerating Africa’s Cashless Journey’ at the Network International Partner’s Meet (NIPM) held in Egypt. The event brought together nearly 100 experts and executives from the banking sector in Egypt and the African continent to …
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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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The African Development Bank projects a growth trajectory for Ghana’s economy, bolstered mainly by higher oil and gas production, combined with increased private sector and public infrastructure investments, as well as an improved macroeconomic framework and political stability. Ghana’s strides in economic growth are, not surprisingly, coupled with efforts, led by the Bank of Ghana …
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