SASSA Introduces Payment Method Changes for COVID-19 Grant

SASSA presents beneficiaries of the COVID-19 grant with an opportunity to receive their grants at their chosen and convenient outlets. Beneficiaries can now change from one payment method to another. Read More →

Nando’s New Digital Payment Processing Platform is Hot Stuff

In the restaurant industry, the importance of good customer service is balanced by the need to ensure the customer can easily pay for their meal at the end of their Read More →

Mastercard Partners with Leading Online and Mobile Platforms to Bring Exclusive Discounts to Consumers Shopping From Home

  • Cardholders can avail free entertainment, shopping deliveries and discounts on food and essential items at various outlets and platforms including Glovo, Tuskys and Jumia
As more consumers embrace online and Read More →

FASTA and Mastercard Join Forces to Launch FASTACard – South Africa’s First Virtual Credit Card

Consumers can quickly and easily access FASTA’s credit facility at the point of purchase via a virtual Mastercard credit card, enabling them to pay for goods and services Read More →

Customers Can Now Deposit Cash Directly into Their Bank Account at All Pick ‘n Pay till Points

Ongoing innovation in PnP stores to make banking more accessible and convenient for all customers

Customers can now make cash Read More →

RBR Research: Cost-Cutting to Accelerate Outsourcing of Payment Processing by Acquirers

Great diversity exists in payments processing arrangements across Europe, with further outsourcing by acquirers forecast Ways of connecting with card scheme networks vary significantly by country A new study by research and Read More →

Mastercard Research Shows Surge in Digital Payments as E-commerce Reaches New Heights Around the World

Study shows consumers worldwide opting for touch-free, secure and seamless ways to pay The way we shop is changing. With constraints imposed on our daily lives due to COVID-19, Read More →

First National Bank becomes the first bank in South Africa to accept UnionPay Contactless Payment at its SpeedPoint Terminals

First National Bank (FNB) and UnionPay International (UPI) jointly announced today that UnionPay cardholders will be able to make contactless payments with their cards via FNB Speedpoint® terminals at merchants Read More →

OpenWay’s Digital Tipping Solution Helps Acquirers Target the Service Sector

  • Service workers can receive cashless tips directly to their card account, thanks to a new feature of the Way4 Tip Payments solution by OpenWay. 
  • Acquirers on OpenWay’s Way4 platform Read More →

QNB Group and Mastercard Undertake First Successful International Mastercard Transaction in Sudan

  • Partnership will enable QNB customers to withdraw funds from ATMs globally, shop online, and pay at millions of merchants around the world that accept Mastercard payment cards
  • Enabling Read More →

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