Mastercard Partners With Digital Paygo To Drive Secure Payments For SMEs In Zambia

Press Release

Oct. 6, 2021, 2:52 p.m.

This partnership further reiterates Mastercard’s commitment to bringing 1 billion people globally into the digital economy by 2025 and supporting small businesses through our technology

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Somalians Can Now Have Access To Global Payment Dealerships


July 16, 2021, 2:04 p.m.

In 2014, 47 years after the Automated Teller Machine was invented and 25 years after it was introduced in Nigeria and Kenya, Salaam Bank installed the first-ever ATM in Somalia in Mogadishu, the capital state. The ATM was to facilitate cash withdrawals (dollars) for only diaspora returnees and foreigners.

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SA’s Telkom Launches Africa’s First Mastercard Virtual Card For Use On WhatsApp


June 8, 2021, 12:11 p.m.

This move is expected to empower millions of South Africans, even those without a bank account, to access the digital economy and transact online.

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Mastercard Opening Network To Cryptocurrencies Later This Year

Blockchain Fintech News

Feb. 16, 2021, 11:15 a.m.

Mastercard is set to open its network to cryptocurrencies later this year.

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Ghanaian Youth To Benefit from More Opportunities Through Startup Ecosystem Mapping


Sept. 17, 2020, 2:06 p.m.

Ghana Startup Ecosystem Mapping was to ensure equitable access to opportunity for young people in the areas of employment innovation, entrepreneurship irrespective of where they come from, Programs Partner of Mastercard Foundation, Mr. Chirag Shamdasani has said.Mr. Shamdasani was speaking during the launch of the first-ever Ghana Startup Ecosystem Website, which seeks to support, connect and make accessible relevant information to startups and key stakeholders in the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Ghana.

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Mastercard And Zimswitch Partner To Transform Payments Sector In Zimbabwe


Sept. 16, 2020, 3:40 p.m.

Mastercard and Zimswitch have partnered in an attempt to modernize Zimbabwe’s payment infrastructure – something that the companies believe will support the country’s Reserve Bank’s vision of an interoperable payment system that supports inclusive economic growth and boosts the digital economyWe see this partnership as a positive development that will help us achieve our long-standing vision and our strategic plan to modernize payments systems and infrastructure, and build an inclusive financial sector that supports the socio-economic development of the country,” says John Mangudya, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe.

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