Tag : Digital economy

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Western Union Launches International Money Transfers

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Western Union announced that it has launched inbound international money transfers for Weixin’s approximately one billion users in China. Activated in collaboration with Shanghai Pudong Development Bank and Tencent Financial Technology, Chinese customers will now be able to receive money in real-time through the “Weihuikuan” Mini Program, a lite app integrated in Weixin.......
UN Women and Ant Foundation launch “Together Digital” to Empower Women Entrepreneurs in the Digital Economy
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UN Women and Ant Foundation launch “Together Digital” to Empower Women Entrepreneurs in the Digital Economy

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The programme will run for five years, starting with 27-month projects in China and Indonesia. UN Women and Ant Foundation,  jointly announced the launch of “Together Digital”, a five-year programme to support women-led micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) and empower them to participate and thrive in the digital economy.......
FICO and Network International Build on Partnership to Help Middle East and Africa Lenders Expand Digital Economy
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FICO and Network International Build on Partnership to Help Middle East and Africa Lenders Expand Digital Economy

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Network International now offers lenders advanced fraud protection across retail banking products backed by FICO credit decision systems FICO and Network International, the leading enabler of digital commerce across the Middle East and Africa (MEA), announced today that they have expanded their partnership to bring lenders the most powerful fraud......
Payoneer Expands Tax Suite with 1042 Forms for US businesses
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Payoneer Expands Tax Suite with 1042 Forms for US businesses

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The new offering expands Payoneer’s suite of services for content platforms in the burgeoning digital royalties space Payoneer the commerce technology company powering payments and growth for the new global economy, announced the expansion of its tax services with the addition of 1042 forms. The new offering simplifies tax obligations......
AU10TIX Protects Businesses Against $2 Billion in Fraud Since Start of 2022
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AU10TIX Protects Businesses Against $2 Billion in Fraud Since Start of 2022

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Leading automated identity verification technology company expands financial services presence to create a more secure and inclusive digital economy AU10TIX, a leading global provider of fully automated identity verification technology powered by cutting-edge machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), today announced that the company has prevented $2 billion in fraud related losses......
VEON Ventures Makes $15Million Series A Investment in Dastgyr
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VEON Ventures Makes $15Million Series A Investment in Dastgyr

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Deal expands VEON’s investments in Pakistan’s digital economy VEON Ltd. a global digital operator that provides mobile connectivity and services, announces that the Group’s VEON Ventures division has completed a US$ 15 million investment as part of a Series A round for Dastgyr, a Pakistan-based B2B e-commerce marketplace platform. This investment will contribute towards......
Kominfo Partners with 10x1000 Tech for Inclusion to Bring “Flex” Fintech Foundation Program to Indonesia
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Kominfo Partners with 10×1000 Tech for Inclusion to Bring “Flex” Fintech Foundation Program to Indonesia

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The Ministry of Communication and Informatics announced its partnership with fintech training platform 10×1000 Tech for Inclusion (“10×1000”) to recruit local talents to enroll in 10×1000’s “Flex” Fintech Foundation Program. “The Ministry of Communication and Informatics appreciates the collaboration with 10×1000 to carry out digital entrepreneurship training through the DEA......
Payoneer Appoints John Caplan as Co-CEO
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Payoneer Appoints John Caplan as Co-CEO

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Caplan to lead alongside Scott Galit as Payoneer invests to scale for long-term profitable growth Payoneer, the commerce technology company powering payments and growth for the new global economy, appointed John Caplan co-Chief Executive Officer and Director alongside current CEO Scott Galit, effective immediately. Galit and Caplan will lead the......
Nigeria to Launch Major Crypto Initiative, IP Exchange Marketplace and Wallet, on Algorand in Partnership with Developing Africa Group and Koibanx
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Nigeria to Launch Major Crypto Initiative, on Algorand in Partnership with Developing Africa Group and Koibanx

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The Nigerian government has signed a 3-year exclusive IPR (intellectual property right) agreement with Developing Africa Group to launch a nation-wide wallet which will enable the international commercialization of all IP forms being created and registered within the country, both locally and internationally. In this context, the IPR exclusivity agreement......
Dubai’s Museum of the Future and Binance NFT launch The Most Beautiful NFTs in the Metaverse
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Dubai’s Museum of the Future and Binance NFT launch The Most Beautiful NFTs in the Metaverse

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Dubai’s Museum of the Future has entered into a collaboration with Binance NFT,  the NFT marketplace of Binance, the world’s leading blockchain and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider.  Through this collaboration, the Museum aims to develop and launch a range of digital products on the blockchain, starting with their first-ever NFT collection......
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