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 →

Mastercard Unveils Next Generation Biometric Card

Mastercard unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. South Africa is the first market to test Read More →

InterCard Chooses SIA To Expand Its Card Payment Acceptance With Four New Brands In Germany

InterCard, a German acquirer, has selected SIA, a company specializing in the management of electronic payments, to allow card payments in Germany with four new international schemes - Diners Club Read More →

The Direct Pay Online Group Expands Operations into Botswana & Namibia

The Direct Pay Online Group, (“DPO Group”), the leading online payments service provider in Africa, announced that it is acquiring 100% of the equity in Virtual Card Service (“VCS”) in Read More →

Huduma Card in Kenya Delivers Cashless Efficiency, Powered by Mastercard Technology

Mastercard commits to supporting the roll-out of the Huduma Card in Kenya as the technology partner of choice for the local government organisation. The secure payment solution supports Kenya’s Vision Read More →

Proxama Picks Up Another South African Payment Card Deal

Proxama PLC has won a five-year contract with a South African financial group for its payment card issuing, PIN and management technology. Revenue earned from software licences, services and support will Read More →

Nvoicepay Transforms Supplier Payments with Mastercard inControl for Commercial Payments

Nvoicepay, the leader in payment automation software for enterprise, announced it is integrating Mastercard's inControl for Commercial Payments to accelerate and streamline supplier payments. "Mastercard created inControl for Commercial Payments as Read More →

Mastercard Helps Expand Financial Inclusion In Pakistan By Optimizing National ID Cards With E-Payment Functionality

Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, announced a strategic collaboration with Pakistan’s NADRA Technologies to optimize National ID cards with electronic payments functionality. The move will Read More →

Malaysia’s First Local Bank To Issue UnionPay Cards

UnionPay International announced the release of the UnionPay debit card (with the card number beginning with 62) in partnership with Public Bank Berhad, the first local UnionPay card issued by Read More →

UnionPay International Rolls Out Asia Theme Card

With more than 68 million UnionPay cards issued outside mainland China, UnionPay International is devoted to providing exclusive UnionPay card products for specific user groups. It is learnt that, since Read More →
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