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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Long-term agreement will see NCB and Mastercard leverage innovative technologies to deliver new payment solutions in the Kingdom NCB will exclusively issue Mastercard debit, credit, prepaid and commercial products 9 October 2019, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: National Commercial Bank (NCB) and Mastercard have announced an exclusive partnership to foster payments innovation in Saudi Arabia.  NCB and …
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