The buzz around MasterCard at Mobile World Congress continues. For the third
year in a row, MasterCard has been recognized, along with its
partners, for a GSMA award for Best NFC/Mobile Money. This year, with Oberthur
Technologies and telecom provider Etisalat,
the company has won
the GSMA Award in the Best NFC/Mobile Money category.
MasterCard at MWC13: LAC Panel at the MasterCard Global Mobile Payments Symposium -- Mobile Money 2.0 was the focus of a Latin American panel. Richard Wadsworth, left, (MasterCard), Marcello Ribeiro, center, (Caixa), Roger Sole, second from right, (Tim) and Gregory Keough, right, (Wanda) were in attendance. (Photo: Business Wire)
World Congress this week, MasterCard announced MasterPass,
a digital service that allows consumers to use any payment card or
enabled device to discover enhanced shopping experiences that are as
simple as a click, tap or touch – online, in-store or anywhere.
The company also hosted a Global
Mobile Payments Symposium featuring executives and experts from
Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, Middle East and Africa and North
America. They represented retail, telecommunications, banking and
payments industries and presented topics including NFC, mobile money and
the future of payments.
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