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Hamdok Hails the First Visa UCB Card as A Symbol of Sudan’s Reintegration in Global Economy

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The card issued by United Capital Bank (UCB), a leading bank in the market was presented to Hamdok by Yousif Ahmed El-Tinay, CEO and General Manager of UCB UCB is planning to launch more Visa products for a growing customer base; Sudanese banks attracted about US 500 million dollars following the recent decision on the exchange rate. Sudanese Prime Minister, Dr. Abdalla Hamdok, hailed the first Visa card issued......
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Nevada State Bank’s Annual Survey Reveals Expectation of Faster Than Average Economic Recovery

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Nevada State Bank has released the results of its eighth annual survey of small business owners and managers throughout Nevada. The survey reflects the hardship caused by COVID-19 and related responses, but also the hopeful perspective on economic recovery during the next 18 months. “Even with the economy on top of the list......
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Polaris Bank Partners Ikoyi Club Golf Section, Sponsors Unity Golf Tournament

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Polaris Bank has announced its sponsorship of the Unity Golf Tournament organised by the Golf Section of the prestigious Ikoyi Club 1938. The Unity Golf Tournament is an Open Amateur Golf tournament is expected to parade about 350 golfers who are members of registered Golf Clubs across the country. Specifically,......
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Phoenix Lending Survey Results Reveals the Third Stimulus Package Will Cause Inflationary Pressure in the US Economy

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From the first quarter Phoenix Management “Lending Climate in America” survey results reveals the third stimulus package will cause inflationary pressure in the U.S. economy. The third stimulus package includes nearly $2 trillion in coronavirus relief funds and puts money in the hands of millions of Americans. When asked whether......
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Claroty Launches its FOCUS Partner Program

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Global Channel Program Empowers Partners to Provide Effective, High-value Solutions that Address Customers’ Industrial Cybersecurity Needs Claroty, the industrial cybersecurity company, today introduced its Claroty FOCUS Partner Program. The three-tier program is designed to align to and support all partners’ differentiated business models and expand the ecosystem’s ability to become......
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Seneca Women, Mastercard and Deserve Launch Credit Card to Advance Women in the Economy

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The Card by Seneca Women is the first-ever credit card that rewards cardholders when they shop from women-owned businesses and drives donations to women-focused nonprofits Seneca Women, a global leadership and media platform, together with Mastercard and Deserve today announced a credit card created to advance women in the economy.......
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BNPL Predicted To Be Top Payment Method In 2021 According to Zip

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We witnessed cash use decline amidst revelations that cash handling could spread infection. With people looking to reduce contact with physical materials, they reached for contactless options wherever possible. For retail, this meant a shift toward online purchasing and where necessary, merchants simply refused to accept cash payments. According to......
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Afterpay and Stripe Partner to Offer ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Payments for Merchants

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Afterpay the leader in “Buy Now, Pay Later,” today announced a partnership with Stripe, the technology company building economic infrastructure for the internet. The two companies are joining forces to offer Afterpay’s payment service to Stripe merchants through an easy and seamless integration. Read More:  DeFi Platform OIN Finance Integrates......
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Patriot Ensures Employers Are Compliant Following New Legislation

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Patriot Software quickly meets the requirements of The Consolidated Appropriations Act to ensure payroll customers are able to get much-needed COVID-19 relief. Patriot Software, LLC, a leading accounting software and payroll provider, is updating its software to comply with changes relating to the Consolidated Appropriations Act. Read More : Sales Recovery: Road......
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Kasasa “Report Card” Provides Actionable Insights to Financial Institution Clients

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Kasasa, an award-winning financial technology and marketing provider, has developed an annual year-in-review “report card” to provide industry, client and consumer data to form actionable insights for community financial institutions. Kasasa’s innovative take on the traditional annual report acknowledges the successes community banks and credit unions achieved in partnership with......