Collaboration to drive inclusive growth across the continent To tweet this news, copy and paste http://news.mstr.cd/1E1MEsI to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCard, #AFDB and #FinancialInclusion Davos, Switzerland, January 22, 2015 – Today, the African Development Bank (AfDB) and MasterCard announced a broad collaboration that aims to expand financial inclusion across the African continent. The …
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Editor’s Note: At the upcoming World Economic Forum, MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga will lead a public session on Inclusive Growth in the Digital Age. In advance, we are hosting an Inclusive Growth series on our blog, inviting others to share perspectives. I’m happy to share that 16 million Movistar (Telefonica’s Mobile brand in Peru) customers …
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Rodrigo Antonio de Carvalho is 33 years old and lives in Guarulhos, in São Paulo, Brazil. Rodrigo started designing t-shirts back in 2006, and decided to start his own mobile shop a few years later called “Jovens Ainda”, which means “still young” in Portuguese. In 2010, Carvalho started accepting electronic payments through the use of …
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Going Cashless, One Byte at a Time

December 11, 2014 04:23

Dial a Nerd, which began as  a garage start-up, provides on-site and off-site technology support for educational institutions, professional firms, small businesses and home computer users, including setting up new systems and solutions, IT security, cloud services and fixing general IT problems. Aaron Thornton shares why they are cashless pioneers.  Online security is critical for businesses …
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Cecilia Villafaña can be found in the Tayrona National Park Reserve in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, which is located in the north of Colombia. She is a part of the Arhuaco tribe, and dedicates herself, like many others in her community, to selling mochilas (traditional handmade artisan bags) and handcrafts made by the Arhuaco …
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