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Mastercard, Grab launch programme to boost entrepreneurship
Mastercard and Grab have launched the “Small Business, Big Dreams” regional programme to digitally upskill gig economy workers and small businesses in Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam. 
APAC consumers ahead in digital payments uptake: Mastercard 
A survey by Mastercard notes that consumers in the Asia Pacific region remain among the most enthusiastic adopters of digital payments in the world
Mastercard sets up points conversion engine for gaming currency
Mastercard announced the launch of Mastercard Gamer Xchange, a first-of-its-kind, turnkey solution that helps consumers convert their unspent rewards points into gaming currency.
Mastercard appoints Safdar Khan division president for Southeast Asia
Responsible for implementing multi-rail digital payments in 10 SEA markets Brings 15 years of experience to lead a diverse region with rapid emerging economies
Boost goes physical, partners Mastercard to soon launch prepaid card in Indonesia & Malaysia
Mastercard and Boost have embarked on a strategic partnership to provide a range of innovative payment solutions and offerings to deliver more choice, convenience, and security to Malaysian and Indonesian consumers.
Mastercard launches BNPL commercial card for SMEs in APAC
Mastercard has launched a buy now, pay later (BNPL) commercial card for small and medium enterprises.
Mastercard, Arus Academy partner with MOE to inspire girls to pursue STEM careers in Malaysia
Enhancing digital learning with Agents of Tech, a Girls4Tech™ STEM program  Extend Agents of Tech to all-girls schools, Girl Guide associations & targeted workshops
MyMy, Mastercard to empower Malaysians with new financial services
Homegrown e-wallet player MyMy has obtained a principal membership from Mastercard, allowing it to include prepaid physical and virtual cards to its offerings. 
Singapore's use of contactless, QR, wallets grows: Visa
Singaporean consumers are forming new digital payment habits due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the latest edition of Visa’s Consumer Payment Attitudes Study.
Covid-19 drives rapid shift in Asia's payment tech: Mastercard
Mastercard’s study found that Asia Pacific consumers are now more open to new payment tech and innovation, though security is still a concern.
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