With a Decade of Destination Insights, Mastercard Shows the Dramatic Rise in International Travel—and the Particular Growth of the Asia-Pacific Region  PURCHASE, NY – September 4, 2019 – Over the past ten years the world has seen economic ebbs and flows, evolving global competition and partnership, and boundless technological innovation. But, one thing has remained …
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Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index: Origins Reveals Mainland China Is a Huge Mover Among Markets with Most International Travellers PURCHASE, NY – July 22, 2019 – Mainland Chinese are traveling overseas for business and leisure in greater numbers than ever before, and Mastercard’s newest edition of its Global Destination Cities Index continues to bear this …
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We have a traveler named Kate.  Imagine Kate is at the airport and needs a quiet place to work before boarding.  She signed up to get notifications on her phone because of her Mastercard, so learns she has free access to the lounge in her terminal with Wi-Fi.  Now when Kate boards, she can sit …
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First-Ever Sonesta Branded Credit Card to Launch in U.S. Market in Partnership with Bank of America Newton, MA – June 4, 2019 – Today, Sonesta International Hotels Corporation launched the new Sonesta World Mastercard® GO.BOFA.COM/SONESTA to reward loyal guests and Sonesta Travel Pass members in the United States. Offered in partnership with Bank of America, this is the first …
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Osaka’s rise reflects the Asia Pacific region’s growing influence and impact internationally LONDON, May 23, 2019 – Mastercard, one of the world’s most active sponsors of major sporting events, today announced it is partnering with two-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka. It is the first time Mastercard has added a current number one tennis player …
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