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Fintech Start-up Stripe Enters the Middle East With UAE Launch

“One of Silicon Valley’s most valuable private fintech companies has chosen Dubai for its first expansion into the Middle East and North Africa. Online payments company Stripe is expanding into the Middle East, just weeks after its latest funding round, which pushed the company’s value to $95 billion , making it one of the most […]

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PAYFORT is now Amazon Payment Services

“Today marks a key milestone in Amazon’s promise to customers and businesses across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. I’m proud to announce that PAYFORT is now Amazon Payment Services – a highly secure online payment service that is easy-to-use and seamlessly integrable.”
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Mastercard Enables Small Businesses to Tap into the Booming Digital Economy

“Mastercard has launched a new low-cost payments solution that enables small business owners to move their businesses online and accept a range of digital payments from their customers. The “SME-in-a-Box” solution is powered by Mastercard’s payment technology and that of its fintech partners, including payments and agency banking solutions company SmartPesa, a Mastercard StartPath partner. […]
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