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Mastercard Partners with Zamtel to Transform Payments in Zambia

  • Partnership with Mastercard will connect millions of Zamtel Mobile Money customers to a global online marketplace, enabling them to use mobile money to make safe online and in-person payments Read More →

Kenya Among Top Drivers of eCommerce Volumes in Sub-Saharan Africa – Visa

A recent report by Visa, the world leader in digital payments, has shown that Kenya is among the top market contributors to eCommerce in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) over the last Read More →

3D Secure 2.0 Upgrades the Customer Experience for eCommerce Merchants and Customers

Developed more than ten years ago, 3D Secure 1 was welcomed, but not exactly user-friendly, widely adopted and recognised when a pop-up window appeared with ‘Verified by Visa’ (later rebranded Read More →

Telkom Launches Africa’s First Virtual Card for Transacting on WhatsApp

Ukheshe, Mastercard, Nedbank and Telkom collaborate to grow access to the digital economy with virtual product that enables secure e-commerce payments on phone

Telkom has launched Africa’s first Mastercard Read More →

Fintech Grows SA Online Shoppers 4000% in One Year

Fintech startup and buy now pay later (BNPL) provider Payflex says that the part-payment platform grew from a shopper base of 2 000 to 85 000 in 12 months and its Read More →

Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite in Middle East and North Africa for Digital Payments Takes Off

  • 95% of consumers in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are considering emerging payments such as wearables, biometrics, digital wallets and currencies, and QR code, in addition to Contactless, Read More →

Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off in Egypt

  • 94% of consumers in Egypt are considering emerging payments such as biometrics, digital wallets, transfers and QR codes, in addition to Contactless, according to the Mastercard New Payments Index
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Adopting EMV 3D Secure Protocol Benefits Entire E-commerce Ecosystem

A collaborative effort between merchants, banks and card networks is required if the greater e-commerce landscape is to benefit from faster approval rates, low-risk trading environments, and a better user Read More →

One Billion Additional Touch-free Visa Payments Made as Consumers Embrace Contactless Commerce

  • Less than a year since contactless limits increased across Europe, Visa has hit one billion additional touch-free transactions, 400 million of which took place in the UK.
  • Consumers Read More →

Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off

  • 93% of consumers are considering emerging payments such as biometrics, digital currencies, and QR code, in addition to contactless, according to the Mastercard New Payments Index 
  • Now, Read More →

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