Investment in Surfline will contribute to improve internet connectivity in Ghana

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The funds committed by DEG to Surfline will be used for the on-going expansion of the company’s 4G LTE network in Ghana JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 28, 2015/ — Vantage Capital (http://www.vantagecapital.co.za), Africa’s leading mezzanine debt provider, today announced that the DEG –…

700 African migrants drown: Ask your questions LIVE to the International Organization for Migration (IOM)

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The International Organization for Migration (IOM) will host an online press conference on Friday, April 24th, 2015 at 09:00GMT GENEVA, Switzerland, April 20, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — As many as 700 African migrants are feared drowned after their packed boat capsized…

BRVM Investment Days: West Africa’s financial centre meets the London Stock Exchange

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The regional stock exchange for the eight countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union has chosen the London Stock Exchange as the venue for the second round of “BRVM Investment Days” LONDON, United-Kingdom, April 22, 2015 The Bourse régionale des…

Judo launches educational site for m-commerce and payments

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The U.K. mobile payment provider judo has launched judoHub as a repository of content and educational broadcasts to help businesses, journalists and app developers understand and learn about m-commerce and payments. Judo said the site was inspired by the growing number of…

Airlines see mobile revenue potential

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Airlines see a potential for driving revenues from mobile payments, according to research from London-based processor WorldPay. For its “Alternative Payment and Distribution Landscape: Airlines and Alternative Payments – The Facts” report, WorldPay questioned 56 global airline carriers worldwide on their use of alternative…

Wells Fargo revamps mobile banking app for business customers

Wells Fargo revamps mobile banking app for business customers

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Back in 2007, Wells Fargo was one of the first banks to offer mobile banking apps to business customers. Now, according to American Banker, the bank is updating its offering, creating a browser-based, mobile-optimized CEO Mobile site. The site was built in-house in HTML5,…