MasterCard subsidiary, Access Prepaid Worldwide announces a new partnership with British Airways to launch a new Executive Club Multi-currency Cash Passport.
MasterCard announced today the launch of a brand new training facility in Kenya to empower the financial services ecosystem with knowledge on various aspects of cashless payments in order to boost acceptance readiness in the region.
SecureKey Technologies Inc., a global leader in identity and authentication ecosystems, today announced that its briidge.net™ DNA security software and briidge.net Enterprise authentication service have been integrated with MasterPass™, the new digital commerce platform from MasterCard®.
MasterCard is partnering with the UN World Food Programme (WPF) to promote the use of smart cards for the distribution of welfare benefits such as healthcare and education credits and food vouchers in Iraq.
MasterCard Worldwide (MA) and Kount, a leading provider of fraud prevention and management technology, today announced an agreement to make MasterCard's Expert Monitoring Fraud Scoring for Merchants available to Kount and its merchant customers.
Inside Secure and CPI Card Group (CPI) today announces that two new jointly developed M/Chip Advance EMV card products have been approved by MasterCard.
MasterCard is to expand its PayPass footprint in Japan with a pledge to deploy 410,000 contactless terminals throughout the country over the next three years.
The Chinese central bank has moved to prevent MasterCard from processing credit card payments in renminbi, according to the Financial Times.
MasterCard has begun working with Chunghwa Telecom and Cathay United Bank on a mobile NFC payments service in Taiwan.
MasterCard today announced the appointment of Syed Mohammad Kamal as country manager for Bangladesh and Mohammad Anwar Hossain as director, business development in a move to reaffirm its commitment to South Asia as it sets to launch a local representative office mid-year in the country's capital, Dhaka.
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