Lagos, Nigeria, 01 November 2022 – For the eighth consecutive year, Cocktail Week has returned to the Lagos culinary scene and this time, it is powered by Mastercard. Hosted at the Balmoral Convention Centre on 14th – 22nd October, this year’s event was themed Behind the Bars, Drinks & Brands, and attracted over five hundred …
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SMEs say digitalization is essential to staying competitive in a transformed business and economic environment White paper follows release of Mastercard MEA SME Confidence Index 2021 Market insights for South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ivory Coast, the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt reveal a blend of diverging perspectives and widespread agreement on key benefits of a …
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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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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, 28 June 2018 – Mastercard is celebrating small and medium-sized businesses on United Nations World SME Day, a day that aims to raise awareness of the significant contributions these businesses around the world make to economic growth and sustainable development. Formal and informal small, micro and medium enterprises (SMMEs) that employ fewer …
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