Cairo, Egypt – 17 June, 2019- Highlighting its commitment to enabling Egypt’s transformation towards a cashless society, Mastercard unveiled its cutting-edge payment innovation at Seamless North Africa 2019 and discussed its business priorities over the coming years, which are designed to help Egypt achieve its digital economy vision. Speaking at the event, Mastercard’s Senior Vice …
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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, 11 June 2018 – For many people, paying with a card is still associated with a “swipe” or a “dip”. However, the owners of more than 370 million contactless cards accepted in over eight million locations in 111 countries can today pay with a simple tap. South Africans, too, are starting to …
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Every cardholder across the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Latin America and Asia/Pacific will be able to tap their Mastercard or device in stores by 2023 Middle East and Africa recorded a 27-fold increase in contactless transactions in 2017 season Johannesburg, South Africa, 04 June 2018 – Mastercard has announced an initiative to create greater payment …
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At Mobile World Congress, MasterCard has released the results of the Mobile Money Study, which evaluates trends in the mobile environment being discussed online.
The Study found that Nigerians were particularly vocal online when it comes to discussing innovation, with Nigerian posts accounting for 38 percent of the total Middle East and Africa online discussions.