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“Regulation And The Future Of International Banking”

The theme of this year’s World Economic Forum on Africa is “Achieving Inclusive Growth”. This is part of the response by global leaders to the urgent need to reduce inequality Read More →

SA eCommerce Merchants And Shoppers Receive Financing Boost

South African eCommerce merchants can now finance their businesses easily and shoppers can make purchases on credit just as easily. This is the result of two collaborations entered into by Read More →

Visa Establishes Regional Headquarters In Cote D’Ivoire

Visa, a global payments technology company, announced that it has opened its regional headquarters for the Western and Central Africa region in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire. Visa staff will work with Read More →

Kenyan President Gives Vote of Confidence for the Huduma Card in Driving Financial Inclusion

The Kenyan Government has provided a vote of confidence in the implementation of the Huduma Card in the country, and its role in driving financial inclusion. The announcement was highlighted Read More →

Agent Banking In Nigeria Sees Spike as Paypoint Grows by 1000 New Agents Monthly

Quickteller Paypoint was designed to take financial services to the nooks and crannies of Nigerian communities, providing access to underserved markets. Revealed at the maiden Quickteller Paypoint agents forum which held Read More →

Mastercard $1 Million Grant Set To Ignite Business Growth In Rwanda

In support of Rwanda’s Sustainable Development Goals, the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth has confirmed its commitment to a grant of up to USD$1 million over three years to Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria Revamps it’s Mobile Banking Application

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s most valuable banking brand, has for over 120 years remained committed to offering value-added services that suit the lifestyle of its customers. As part Read More →

Mastercard and McDonald’s Announce Cashless Payment Options in Egypt

Mastercard and McDonald’s announced a strategic collaboration that will bring simpler and faster payment options to all McDonald’s customers when buying their favorite meal in store , at the drive Read More →

Barclays Bank Tanzania Launches UnionPay Acquiring Service

Barclays Bank Tanzania has today officially launched UnionPay International Acquiring service as part of the bank’s effort to offer better convenience to the UnionPay cardholders in the market. The Bank’s Managing Read More →

PayPal Accounts Can Now be Linked to Android Pay

In what could prove to be a significant change in the way we make remote and online payments, PayPal accounts can now be linked to Android Pay, meaning that Read More →
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