Mastercard unleashes new era of biometric payments to enhance the check-out experience Dubai, UAE,  18 May 2022 – No more fumbling for your phone or hunting for your wallet when you have your hands full – the next generation of in-person payments will only need a quick smile or wave of your hand. The trusted …
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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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Outlines progress towards an inclusive, sustainable future for people and the planet July 29 2021, | Dubai, UAE –Mastercard released its 2020 Corporate Sustainability report, highlighting how the company has responded to the challenges of the last year through innovation and trusted partnerships and is delivering on its mission to build a more inclusive, sustainable …
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Country’s first prepaid and contactless travel card will enable Ethiopians to travel with USD or EUR currencies Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Thursday, 15 April 2021: Zemen Bank has announced a partnership with Mastercard that will see the introduction of the first ever Mastercard branded prepaid contactless travel card in Ethiopia. Zemen Mastercard prepaid travel cards will enable cardholders …
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March 2021 – At the height of the global Covid-19 pandemic, Nedbank became the first bank to offer small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) the ability to turn their cellphones into a payment acceptance device with the launch of its Tap-on-phone functionality in October 2020. Following a successful closed pilot in June, the easily downloadable app has …
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