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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 →

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 →

Prepaid Payment Solutions Drive Cash Out Of Africa’s Economies

Mastercard and prepaid processing and payments solutions provider Global Technology Partners (GTP) signed a partnership agreement that will result in the latest prepaid solutions being made available across Africa to Read More →

Digitising The Agriculture Value Chain For The Benefit Of East Africa’s Economies

Agriculture is more than just a sector in East Africa: it is the backbone of the region’s economies. In Kenya, for instance, about 80 percent of the workforce participates Read More →

UnionPay International Updates Its Official Website And Mobile App To Optimize Card-Using Services

The official website of UnionPay International and the Chinese and English versions of its mobile app have been updated, highlighting “functionality and accuracy”. Besides the global site in simplified Read More →

Diebold Nixdorf Self-Checkout Systems Receive Red Dot Design Award

Diebold Nixdorf has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot Product Design Award for two of its self-checkout systems, the EASY Smart Pay and EASY eXpress. Internationally recognized Read More →

Tips To Bank Safely On Your Smartphone

As more consumers embrace the ease and convenience of accessing banking services through their mobile devices, it is becoming more essential for them to protect themselves from fraudsters by constantly Read More →

Wirecard AG Acquires South African Payment Service Provider

Wirecard AG acquired all shares of MyGate Communications (Pty) based in Cape Town, South Africa. MyGate is a leading payment service provider (PSP) in Africa. The company operates one of Africa's Read More →

Mastercard to Support Development of Ghana’s Digital Payment Ecosystem

In support of Ghana’s Vision 2020 goals, Mastercard has committed its support to helping the country to develop a cashless economy, in furtherance of its push to be an economic Read More →

Mastercard Partners with Mobile Money Africa to Host the CashlessAfrica Conference and Expo

Leading digital payment solutions provider, Mastercard, has been unveiled as the headline sponsor of the 6th Edition of the CashlessAfrica Conference and Expo. The event is organised by Read More →
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