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Paynet Invests $3m in ATM Chip Tech, Targets Contract Supply for Kenyan Banks

Payment solutions firm Paynet Group has announced an upgrade of its systems for issuing EMV chip cards, as Kenya moves towards the March 2014 deadline for switching to the new Read More →

Kenya’s Naivas, Chase Bank and Visa Partner for Secure Prepaid Card for Shoppers

Chase Bank (K) Limited, Naivas Supermarket and Visa have announced a partnership to launch a secure prepaid card for shopping convenience in Kenya, featuring the latest chip-based technology to cut Read More →

Imperial Bank and Arsenal Launch Debit Cards in Kenya and Uganda

Arsenal Football Club has announced a partnership with Imperial Bank to issue co-branded debit cards throughout Kenya and Uganda. The three year partnership is the first major international financial agreement of its Read More →

Xpertek Provides Credit, Online and Cellular Solutions in sub-Saharan Africa

Xpertek Group's loan finance solution, Acquire, is now being used in the consumer credit market, for online shopping, and in the cellular product space. Subsequent to the launch of the credit Read More →

Social Welfare Card for Two Million People with Low Income in Turkey

Two million low-income Turkish citizens will receive their welfare funds on MasterCard Prepaid Cards. That means beneficiaries such as widows, the disabled, and the elderly, will no longer have to Read More →

TSYS Supports EMV Campaign in Kenya

TSYS announced that it supports Paynet, one of Kenya’s leading financial services providers to issuers and acquirers, in its ‘Great Migration to EMV Chip Card’ campaign. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Read More →

Paynet Partners with MasterCard to Drive Local Migration to EMV Cards

MasterCard has signed a deal with regional card processor Paynet Group to partner in a local initiative geared towards encouraging the switch from magnetic strip to EMV cards. Dubbed “The Great Migration Read More →

MasterCard and The Leading Hotels of the World to Offer Cardholders Special Benefits

MasterCard and The Leading Hotels of the World announced an agreement to provide MasterCard cardholders offers at participating hotels globally. As the largest luxury hotel collection, with more than 430 Read More →

Visa and MasterCard Support Common Solutions to Enable U.S. Chip Debit Routing

MasterCard and Visa Inc.  announced an agreement to license their respective common U.S. debit solutions to each other to meet the industry need for a streamlined approach to route U.S. Read More →

Metbank and MasterCard Launch Zimbabwe’s First EMV Payment Cards

Metbank announced at an event held in Harare, that it has collaborated with global payments technology company MasterCard, to introduce Zimbabwe’s first EMV certified debit cards. Metbank will introduce Gold and Standard MasterCard Read More →
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