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Airtel Uganda, Mastercard to introduce virtual debit card

News | Cards | 12 Jan 2021

Airtel Uganda, in partnership with Mastercard, has introduced a virtual debit card, offering Airtel Money customers a secure platform to transact online globally.

Airtel Money, MasterCard, virtual card, financial inclusion

PostBank, UnionPay International launch new payments card in Uganda

News | Cards | 26 Nov 2020

PostBank Uganda and UnionPay International have announced the launch of the UnionPay PostCard, a new payments card that allows the bank’s customers to make transactions across the world.

Postbank, UnionPay International, product launch, Uganda, Africa, UnionPay PostCard, card payments, e-wallets, UnionPay QR code wallet, HCE wallet

Uganda-based police hunt for mobile money hackers

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Oct 2020

The Uganda-based police force has begun searching for hackers who accessed the systems of a third party that processes phone-based transactions.

Uganda, mobile money, hackers, fraudsters, third party, phone-based transactions, MTN Group, Standard Bank, mobile-money systems, Criminal Investigation Department, Bloomberg, utility bills, payments , cell phone

IFC and UBA to train Ugandan SMEs to face pandemic crisis

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 11 Aug 2020

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Uganda Bankers Association (UBA) has partnered to train financial institutions and SMEs regarding the COVID-19 crisis.

IFC, UBA, Uganda, financial, banks, SMEs, COVID-19, coronavirus, pandemic, World Bank Group, Uganda Bankers Association, UBA, partnership, digital

Mastercard Foundation launches Young Africa Works programme

News | Payments General | 24 Jul 2020

The Mastercard Foundation has announced its Young Africa Works strategy in Uganda, aiming to enable 3 million young people in the country to access work opportunities by 2030. 

MasterCard, MasterCard Foundation, Uganda, Young Africa Works, Private Sector Foundation Uganda, The Innovation Village, Gudie Leisure Farm, GOAL Uganda, the National Social Security Fund, Equity Bank Uganda, banks

TerraPay, MTN Uganda aid real-time international money transfers

News | Online Payments | 15 Nov 2021

Netherlands-based digital payments infrastructure TerraPay has partnered with telecoms company MTN Uganda to facilitate international cross-border remittances and money transfers.

TerraPay, partnership, cross-border payments, money transfer, remittances

Laboremus Uganda receives funding from DOB Equity and FCA Investments

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 30 May 2022

Laboremus Uganda, a B2B fintech that enables onboarding at scale, has received a funding boost from DOB Equity and FCA Investments to grow the company’s platform in Uganda and neighbouring markets.

funding, investment, B2B payments, fintech, digital onboarding