Although COVID-19 has severely impacted our communities, the financial fallout has not been evenly distributed. It is a sad reality that small businesses and many South Africans they employ have struggled the most in this era of social distancing, lockdowns and enforced isolation. Cash flow is an important part of SME health at the best …
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  Pay-on-Demand platform enables safe, secure and convenient consumer financing via Samsung devices with embedded Knox security platform, through Airtel Africa’s network The partnership facilitates usage-based payments and builds creditworthiness Piloting in Uganda, this is part of a broader digital transformation partnership between Mastercard and Airtel Africa across 14 markets in Africa Kampala, Uganda, September …
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First-of-its kind initiative supports Tanzanian government’s aim to increase digitization Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – 04 May 2020: Mastercard has partnered with transportation solutions provider EYWA and leading financial institution NMB Bank to launch the EYWA Transit Solution in Tanzania. Consisting of a mobile App and a Transit Card, this first-of-its-kind mass transportation solution in …
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Cairo, Egypt – Jan. 15, 2020 – Mastercard announced a global effort to pay garment factory workers digitally, a pivot from traditional cash payroll, to ensure they receive their hard-earned wages securely and consistently. With industry partners including Levi Strauss & Co., Marks & Spencer and Vanity Fair Corp., and in conjunction with global nonprofit …
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  Key players, innovators and global experts convene to discuss Saudi Arabia’s payment ecosystem Event supports Saudi 2030 Vision to make 70 percent of all payments electronic within a decade  17 October 2019, Dubai, UAE: Mastercard, in collaboration with Saudi Payments, recently hosted the Mastercard Saudi eCommerce Forum 2019. The event brought together key players …
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