Under the MoU, the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) will leverage Mastercard’s technology, expertise, partnerships, and training solutions to improve the business environment The MoU will equip more than 70 000 entrepreneurs with the tools to drive entrepreneurship, employability, skills development, and financial inclusion. Lagos, Nigeria – 8 November 2022: Mastercard signed a Memorandum …
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Latest research by Mastercard shows high digitalization among women-owned businesses as opportunity for broader SME recovery and digital economy growth 79% of the South African women entrepreneurs have an online payment method in place according to the Mastercard MEA SME Confidence Index August 23, 2021 – Johannesburg, South Africa – Despite having to contend with …
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Johannesburg, 21 April 2021 – Nedbank, in collaboration with Mastercard and Ukheshe, has launched Money Message, a new payment platform that lets small and microbusinesses conveniently receive secure in-chat payments from their customers via WhatsApp. A first in South Africa, the solution will enable merchants to send an invoice requesting a payment from any customer seamlessly …
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Fourth edition of Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs examines progress in 58 economies, representing 80% of the world’s female workforce Uganda leads MIWE benchmark indicator, whilst Botswana moves into the runner-up spot and Ghana rounds up top three Research shows COVID-19 has left a disproportionate impact on women entrepreneurs around the world Sub-Saharan Africa, 11 …
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Skinfood Merchant Program receives grant from Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth towards enabling 10,000 women entrepreneurs in Nigeria benefit from a sustainable income from starting a skinfood business LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug 31, 2020: In a continuation of its support to small businesses and women entrepreneurs, the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth awarded a grant to …
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