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Mastercard and Kasha Strengthen Commitment to Empower Women and Support Micro-Entrepreneurs in Africa

Mastercard has expanded its relationship with Kasha Global Incorporated through an investment in the purpose driven ecommerce platform. The companies will continue their shared efforts to ensure women across emerging Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria Corporate Statement on The New Board Constitution

We refer to the Central Bank of Nigeria Limited (CBN) pronouncement on the reconstitution of the Board of Directors of First Bank of Nigeria Limited. Further to the press conference held Read More →

Leading South African Microfinance Institution, Barko Goes Live on Temenos SaaS in Under 6 Months to Deliver Finance Faster

Temenos SaaS provides launch-pad for Barko Financial Services to challenge incumbents with new retail banking services that are fast, efficient, and competitive With Temenos technology Barko Financial Services is helping 1.5 Read More →

African Countries Reach E-commerce Tipping Point – PayU Report

South Africa’s m-commerce up 35%, Nigeria is Africa’s biggest e-commerce market, and Kenya primed for massive growth Multiple factors have combined to bring African countries to an e-commerce adoption tipping point, Read More →

Worldline Continues to Build its PPaaS Solution, at the Heart of its Terminals, Solutions & Services Transformation Roadmap

Worldline announced that it has completed the second phase of development of its new “Payments Platform as a Service” (PPaaS) solution.
Worldline, the European leader Read More →

Saudi Payments Launches Instant Payments System ‘sarie’ in Cooperation with IBM and Mastercard

The system aims to increase non-cash transactions in the Kingdom, supporting “Saudi Vision 2030” Saudi Payments, under the supervision of the Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) announced the launch of Saudi Arabia’s instant payments Read More →

Mastercard Enters into Strategic Partnership with Central Bank of Iraq to Advance Digital Payments in the Country

  • Initiative will target the education sector followed by an expansion into other sectors
  • Alliance set to reduce use of cash, drive financial inclusion, and encourage changes in consumer behavior to foster Read More →

Customers Can Now Pay Small Businesses Via WhatsApp

Nedbank, in collaboration with Mastercard and Ukheshe, has launched Money Message, a new payment platform that lets small and microbusinesses conveniently receive secure in-chat payments from their customers via WhatsApp. A Read More →

The South African Reserve Bank Modernises the National Payment System with the DebiCheck Project

The South African Reserve Bank, as part of the modernisation of the national payment system (NPS), embarked on the Authenticated Collections (AC)/DebiCheck project. This project is a first of its Read More →

FNB Sets a New Standard in Protecting Customer Data

The Bank helps make updating and protecting data easy for customers & SMEs As data privacy and protection continues to gain prominence globally, FNB has set a new norm in the Read More →

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