New Research Grants Support Small Businesses and Sustainable Economic Development PURCHASE, N.Y. – June 20, 2017 – Mastercard and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth today announced the findings of a multi-city inclusive growth initiative and three new grants supporting research and programs to help ensure more Americans can benefit from a growing economy. The …
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Research indicates need to integrate access to goods, services and finances in digital format Purchase, NY and Englewood, CO – June 20, 2017 – With more than 65 million people around the world currently displaced from their homes due to political conflict and natural disasters, there is a growing need to find better ways for …
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Last week was Global Money Week and I had the honor to participate in an event in Amsterdam on payments and youth. It was a fantastic event, and not only because I had the pleasure of meeting H.M. Queen Maxima, a strong advocate on all aspects of inclusion. I also got to hear first-hand what …
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For all of us, travel is a way to escape from the day-to-day grind. Yet, for nearly 300 million people across the globe – representing one in every 10 jobs – travel-related activities provide work and income, making the tourism industry one of the largest global employers.  Over the last 50 years, the industry has …
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Aiming to advance inclusive growth through digital technology and insights BARCELONA, Spain – March 1, 2017 – At Mobile World Congress, Mastercard and Unilever today announced a strategic partnership to collaborate on a range of joint initiatives aimed at empowering small and micro businesses in emerging markets. By combining their expertise and reach, the companies …
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