Lagos, Nigeria: In a move to further reduce dependency on cash transactions, stimulate innovation and drive the growth of digital payments in Nigeria, ProvidusBank together with Mastercard, Interswitch and Thales Group, today announced the introduction of a new Tap-to-Pay service. The service allows cardholders to make fast, secure, and convenient in-store payments by tapping their …
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  Casablanca, Morocco, 24 February 2022: Following the announcement of CIH Pay in Morocco in January 2022, Mastercard and CIH Bank have hosted a gala evening to mark the launch of the innovative new mobile payment solution. Through CIH Pay, more than 1.7 million cardholders can now seamlessly digitize their bank cards to pay for purchases …
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  Cairo, Egypt, 8 February 2022 – In a move that will see enhanced financial services for people in Egypt, Mastercard and Egyptian fintech Kashat have signed a five-year agreement that will digitize the onboarding, disbursement, and collection processes for MENA’s first nano financial service provider. Kashat will now be able to issue prepaid cards …
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Dubai, UAE; 16 December 2021 – Mastercard has partnered with Schoolvoice, a school-parents communication platform based in the UAE, to digitize the education experience for schools in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The collaboration will help simplify communications and enable automated payments between parents and schools. Any school can be onboarded in Schoolvoice …
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Lagos, Nigeria – December 15, 2021 – COVID-19 has led to more consumers and in-store employees avoiding physical contact and embracing social distancing. Mastercard and Providus Bank are extending the “contactless” payment solution alongside the growth of a low-touch environment, especially as more and more people are seeking safer and more secure ways to transact. …
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