Future is Now: Mastercard unveils groundbreaking payment technologies at its ‘MEA Innovation Showcase’

Demonstrating the active role it is playing in shaping the future of payments in the region, Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, has unveiled a number Read More →

Innervation Acquires Rewards Solution Provider Edenred South Africa

CROSSFIN Technology Holdings announced that it has financed the acquisition of the South African subsidiary of leading global corporate services company Edenred through its portfolio company Innervation. Speaking of the deal, Read More →

Emcredit And Network International Forge Strategic Alliance To Introduce Mobile Payment Innovation In UAE

Emcredit, a subsidiary of Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED), has forged a strategic alliance with Network International, the leading payment solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa region, Read More →

South African Banking Risk Information Centre Warns of Increasing Cash Robberies

The South African Banking Risk Information Centre (SABRIC), on behalf of the banking industry remains concerned with the number of bank clients that fall victim to cash robberies daily. These Read More →

Visa Emphasises the Importance of Security in New Payment Channels

The world of payments is evolving, and the future of payments security will see a number of developments as more people embrace online and mobile payments. The consumer environment is seeing Read More →

Cardtronics Names Marc Terry Managing Director of EMEA

Cardtronics, the world's largest ATM owner / operator, announced Marc Terry has been named managing director of all commercial activities in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australia. Terry Read More →

KCB Bank and Planet Payment Announce Launch of Pay In Your Currency in Kenya

KCB Bank, East Africa's oldest and largest commercial bank, and Planet Payment, Inc, a leading provider of international and multi-currency transaction services, announced the launch of Pay In Your Currency Read More →

Wirecard Signs Agreement With Gulf Air To Extend Collaboration

International payment expert Wirecard has extended its existing collaboration with Gulf Air, the national airline of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The collaboration between one of the Gulf region’s most important Read More →

Centenary Bank And Mastercard Partner To Boost Financial Inclusion

Centenary Bank and Mastercard have announced at the Annual Bankers' Conference their multipronged approach to digitising Uganda's economy in support of the National Financial Inclusion Strategy. Following the recent signing of Read More →

Mastercard Invests In South Africa’s Young Female Entrepreneurs

More than 160 out-of-school, unemployed or self-employed young women between the ages of 18 and 35 have graduated today from the Junior Achievement South Africa (JA South Africa) Youth Enterprise Read More →
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