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Visa Gives Kenya’s Safaricom ‘Missing Link’ for Global Payments

Visa Gives Kenya’s Safaricom ‘Missing Link’ for Global Payments

“Visa and Safaricom have agreed a deal which will connect the Kenyan telecom operator’s M-Pesa financial services platform with Visa’s global network of merchants and cards. Under the deal, which requires regulatory approval, announced on Thursday by both companies, M-Pesa’s 24 million users and 173,000 local merchants will be linked to Visa’s 61 million merchants and [...]

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Visa Gives Kenya’s Safaricom ‘Missing Link’ for Global Payments

Visa Gives Kenya’s Safaricom ‘Missing Link’ for Global Payments

“Visa and Safaricom have agreed a deal which will connect the Kenyan telecom operator’s M-Pesa financial services platform with Visa’s global network of merchants and cards. Under the deal, which requires regulatory approval, announced on Thursday by both companies, M-Pesa’s 24 million users and 173,000 local merchants will be linked to Visa’s 61 million merchants and [...]

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Apple sales inch higher despite coronavirus but CEO Tim Cook sees uncertain future

Apple sales inch higher despite coronavirus but CEO Tim Cook sees uncertain future

(Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) reported sales and profits that beat Wall Street expectations Thursday, with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook saying China sales were “headed in the right direction” as that country reopens from the novel coronavirus. But Cook said it was impossible to forecast overall results for the current quarter because of uncertainty [...]

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