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MasterCard Named to Forbes Most Innovative Companies List

MasterCard Named to Forbes Most Innovative Companies List

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 August, 2014 – MasterCard has been featured on the Forbes Most Innovative Companies list.  At number 32, the company claims a spot alongside the world’s top 100 current and future innovative companies, all of whom are working each day to evolve their business and continue to do new and exciting things

Dubai Ranked Fifth Most Popular Destination in the World: MasterCard Global Destination City Index

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 9 July, 2014: For the fourth consecutive year, Dubai has been recognized as one of the top destinations for international travelers according to the findings of the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index, released today. Dubai has consistently advanced its position since the launch of the Index, ranking ninth in 2011,

Dubai Business Women Council and MasterCard Announce Ro’Ya Judging Panel

United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 05 June 2014 – Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), part of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry and MasterCard today announced the Ro’Ya judging panel which will consist of prominent and well-respected industry leaders. The initiative has generated huge interest amongst aspiring female entrepreneurs in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

MasterCard and Bank of Punjab Bring Financial Inclusion to Pakistan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 27, 2014:  MasterCard and the Bank of Punjabtoday announced the launch of the Social Security Program to automate and streamline government disbursement, subsidy and assistance programs. This first-of-its-kind initiative is aimed at driving financial inclusion in Pakistan and specifically in Punjab – the largest province in Pakistan. As part of

BLOM Bank announces partnership with LeMall in the Beirut Traders Shopping card

BLOM BANK s.a.l- Headquarters- May 19th, 2014: In the presence of Mr. Elias Aractingi – General Manager – Retail Banking of BLOM BANK, Mr. George Kamal- Vice Chairman and CEO of Acres Development, Mr. Nicolas Chammas – Chairman of the Beirut Traders Association, Mrs. Doris Bassous, Director of Business Development of MasterCard, and an audience

MasterCard celebrates partnership with Banque Libano-Française in Lebanon

Beirut, Lebanon, 23 April 2014 –MasterCard and Banque Libano-Française (BLF) celebrated their longstanding collaboration in Lebanon at a ceremony held at BLF Headquarters in Beirut. At the event, Michael Miebach, President, MasterCard in the Middle East and Africa, and Basel El Tell, Market Manager, MasterCard in Levant, presented a token of appreciation to Raya Nahas,

Lebanon shows promise for online shopping growth: MasterCard Survey

Beirut, Lebanon, 26 March 2014: Consumers in Lebanon are now gradually exploring online shopping options, according to the 2014 Online Shopping Behaviour Study conducted by MasterCard.  In a significant sign of optimism for companies with an online presence, the survey revealed that over 20 per cent shoppers had made at least one online purchase during