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Nosa Alekhuogie Upperlink, a Payment Solution Service Provider (PSSP), has announced it has obtained the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCIDSS) certificate.Through this the firm is ready to own and deploy its Payment Gateway and make it ready to service retail markets across the five African countries where it operates. According to a statement …

Syrian refugees registering with UNHCR in Jordan using IrisGuard technology. (Photo courtesy of IrisGuard) Since Brazil and Mexico introduced the first conditional cash transfer programs in the 1990s, governments, international organizations, and humanitarian organizations have implemented this economic development policy tool worldwide. Highly varied in conception, design, implementation, and evaluation, cash transfer programs – also …

Today in healthcare, Vizient launches a healthcare supply chain assistant and JPMorgan invests $50 million in Vera Whole Health, a medical subscription startup. Plus, 5G networks are powering the telehealth revolution and GoodRx and Surescripts team up for drug discounts. JPMorgan Invests $50M In Medical Subscription Startup Vera Whole Health JPMorgan Chase is backing healthcare …

Lawrence Agcaoili (The Philippine Star) – August 7, 2021 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has directed banks and financial institutions to ensure the continuous delivery of banking services as the National Capital Region (NCR) and nearby provinces were placed under enhanced community quarantine to slow the spread of the …

Image source: The Motley Fool. The Western Union Co (NYSE:WU)Q2 2021 Earnings CallAug 4, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Operator: Good day, and welcome to The Western Union Company Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to turn the conference over …

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 — The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 117-81) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 4355) making appropriations for military construction, veterans affairs and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sep. 30, 2022. The report was advanced by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Florida, on July 2, 2021. * * …

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Julio Ribeiro It was the Zoroastrian festival of Navroze, the Parsi New Year. I was at the lunch table with my grand-daughter’s family when my mobile phone rang. It was a journalist, wanting my reaction to the NCP chief’s reference to me in his interaction with the Press in Delhi. I knew not where and …

A glance at some of the day’s highlights from the Proactive Investors US and Canada newswires Braxia Scientific Corp () () announced that its ketamine treatment clinic will offer direct billing insurance to qualifying Canadian military veterans. The Toronto-based company said it had established direct billing practices with Medavie Blue Cross, a health insurance provider, …

Chase Slate Edgeâ„  vs. U.S. Bank Visa® Platinum Card Looking for a balance transfer card with some serious length? The U.S. Bank Visa Platinum Card blows away the Chase Slate Edge’s low introductory APR period of 0% intro APR on purchases and balance transfers for 20 billing cycles. After that, a variable APR of 14.49% …

Monetary authorities around the world are rushing to design digital currencies, and many are asking: Who knows how to do this? Some of the first governments to go digital have found an answer in cryptocurrency enthusiasts. For these rebels against traditional approaches to finance, the digital trend presents an opportunity to create virtual money for …

Street performers, or buskers, are leaning more toward digital platforms these days compared to the old method of accepting loose change. A report recently published by economists at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia has found that in certain areas, buskers get more donations via digital payment methods like Paypal and bitcoin from people passing by, …

Metatron (OTC Pink: MRNJ), a mobile and web technology pioneer having developed over 2,000 apps on iTunes and Google Play, is pleased to announce plans to acquire via stock swap Mountain Green Inc., an e-commerce company which generated over four million in sales over the last twelve months. Mountain Green brings to the table its …

Former Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder Joe Canciamilla has pleaded guilty to nine counts of grand theft and perjury for using election campaign accounts for personal reasons like paying off a loan and going on an overseas trip, county prosecutors announced Tuesday. (Stock image) Canciamilla entered the plea Monday and will serve 365 days in county …

Senior government Urs Hölzle instructed workers final week he’ll be working from New Zealand. Stephen Shankland/CNET As Google workers all over the world make plans for post-pandemic work on the tech big, Laura de Vesine will not be amongst them. For months, de Vesine, a senior web site reliability engineer, went backwards and forwards with …

ABU DHABI, 10th July, 2021 (WAM) — Youssef Saeed Al Abri, Under-Secretary of the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD), declared that the digital deposit disbursement system, which was developed by the ADJD to automate all procedures in the process of disbursing the dues of litigants involved in financial cases, has proven to be a tangible …

Crypto.com Receives an EMI License from the MFSA Crypto.com received its Electronic Money Institution license from the MFSA. With the EMI License, Crypto.com can issue cards and offer bank transfers to users. Crypto.com recently announced that their company is the first global crypto platform to receive the Electronic Money Institution (EMI) license from the Malta …

Federal Prosecutors Say Woman Used Zelle To Pilfer Funds. BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — An area caretaker is now facing a federal indictment for allegedly stealing money from elderly patients. The United States Department of Justice issued this advisory Tuesday afternoon: A federal …

By Fanny Potkin SINGAPORE: Senior foreign executives of major telecommunications firms in Myanmar have been told by the junta that they must not leave the country without permission, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said. A confidential order from Myanmar’s Posts and Telecommunications Department (PTD) in mid-June said senior executives, both foreigners and …

El Salvador recently approved a law making Bitcoin — the world’s most popular of more than a thousand cryptocurrencies — a legal currency there as of September. The reaction was immediate, although there was no agreement on the importance of the move. Nor was there much discussion of the important underlying issues of whether some …

Deborah Mensah has been jailed for six years • Deborah Mensah has been jailed for six years in the US • She played a role in ‘sakawa’ which targeted the elderly from about 2014 to 2018 • Deborah Mensah was extradited from Ghana to the US in August 2020 Deborah Mensah, a 34-year-old Ghanaian, has …

A Co Tyrone woman who defrauded her employer out of almost £2m used the cash to fund a luxury lifestyle, a court heard. ive years after she was first arrested, details of her vast offending were finally disclosed at Dungannon Crown Court following repeated delays. Press have been banned from naming the woman, based on her …

By NJUGUNA NDUNG’U In just about a decade and a half, M-Pesa has evolved massively. Today, it has a lot more capabilities and functionalities. This has seen it transform from a one person-to-person money transfer platform within the country into a sophisticated fintech platform. Presently, it supports electronic payments, airtime top up/transfers, mobile banking, digital …

Headlines Fed Issues Proposed Rule for New Instant Electronic Payment Service: FedNow EEOC Updates Guidance to Employers on Requiring COVID-19 Vaccinations New FDIC Policy Statement Aimed at Assisting Minority Depository Institutions CFPB Updates Guidance for Banks on Fraudulent Electronic Funds Transfers Other Developments: Remote Notarization, Reserve Balances, and CBLR 1. Fed Issues Proposed Rule for …

Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (IGD), CHS (CHSCN), Campbell Soup Company (CPB) are the highest dividend yield stocks on this list. Rank Financial Asset Price Change Forward Dividend Yield Updated (EST) 1 Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (IGD) 6.01 -0.33% 8.15% 2021-06-23 21:42:27 2 CHS (CHSCN) 28.25 -0.53% 6.27% …

The face of online poker is always changing and the industry has always done well to keep up with recent trends and take advantage of modern technology. Cryptocurrencies, and Bitcoin, in particular, have seen a huge surge in popularity in recent years. Coming out of obscurity, Bitcoin today is a valuable and widely accepted form …

MANILA, Philippines—The current COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way airports operate in the Philippines and elsewhere, unleashing protocol that passengers may find cumbersome but officials consider as indispensable in the fight to prevent transmission of SARS Cov2, which causes COVID-19, and its variants.In the process of enforcing the health protocols, however, passenger convenience or comfort …

This blog post (updated on June 23, 2021) updates our post of November 12, 2020 on the EDPB’s draft Guidance. Many organizations around the world – and particularly companies in the United States – are directly affected by the EU Court of Justice’s July 2020 Schrems II decision casting doubt on the lawfulness of transferring …

Expensify is sweetening the deal for its users who get the COVID-19 vaccine with its new initiative. The expense management system provider is offering employees an additional $50 for groceries with proof of full vaccination through its SNAP & VAX campaign. The campaign is an extension of the company’s involvement with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance …

TUNICA COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) – The Mississippi State Department of Health is closing all 95 of its WIC food distribution sites by late summer and early fall. WIC provides supplemental nutrition to women, infants, and children. This change, particularly going electronic, is one that’s already been made in several states across the U.S. All WIC …

North Easton Savings Bank recently named James J. Dell’Anno vice president, residential sales director. In this role, Dell’Anno will oversee a team of residential mortgage lenders who work with new home buyers looking to finance their purchase as well as customers who are looking to refinance their existing mortgage. Additionally, Dell’Anno will focus on technology …

SendSpend, the remittance and wallet app, reveals that it has acquired the Electronic Money Institution (EMI) license from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The company will now be able to issue digital money and offer cross-border remittance services from its UK head offices. SendSpend is co-operated with AuthoriPay Ltd, an established payments consultancy to …

On June 2, Nevada’s Governor approved amendments to NRS 603A.300-360, the state’s internet privacy legislation. The amended law would expand the definition of “sales” to mean transfers of covered information to operators or data brokers in exchange for monetary consideration. In addition, the amended law would apply to data brokers, would allow an entity to benefit …

June 17, 2021 Click for PDF The People’s Republic of China is clamping down on the extraction of litigation- and investigation-related corporate and personal data from China—and this may squeeze litigants and investigation subjects in the future.  Under a new data security law enacted late last week and an impending personal information protection law, China …

After two rounds of public comments, the Data Security Law of the People’s Republic of China (the “DSL”) was formally issued on June 10, 2021, and will become effective on September 1, 2021. Compared to previous drafts of the law, the final version of the DSL differs with respect to: establishing a work coordination mechanism …

On March 18, 2021, the Ministry of Finance promulgated Circular No. 19/2021/TT-BTC providing guidance on performing electronic tax transactions (“Circular 19”).    General Regulations According to this document, taxpayers may register electronic tax transactions in accordance with the following methods: Method 1: Signing up for e-tax accounts with tax authorities through the Web Portal of …

For landfill owners across the United States, monitoring landfill gas (LFG) is a critical component of their daily operations. As a major contributor to the nation’s greenhouse gas emissions, LFG contains roughly 50 percent methane—making municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills the third-largest source of human-related methane emissions in the nation. Given the large role LFG …

As Makkah prepares to host 60,000 Saudi citizens and residents for Hajj, the authorities are taking futuristic measures to keep worshippers safe. The kingdom announced on Saturday that the number of pilgrims would be cut this year owing to Covid-19. It is the second Hajj to occur since the pandemic began. To promote social distancing, …

Connecticut is one of the latest states to have legalized online sports betting and online casinos. They were early birds in the retail betting way back in 1971, where they allowed horse racing and off-track betting. In the 1980s and 1990s, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun were opened by the state tribes. Now they will be …

AMENDED AND RESTATED 2010 STOCK INCENTIVE PLAN Plan Document (As Amended and Restated Effective June 9, 2021) 1.Introduction. (a) Purpose. Gevo, Inc. (the ‘Company‘) hereby establishes this equity-based incentive compensation plan to be known as the ‘Gevo, Inc. Amended and Restated 2010 Stock Incentive Plan’ (the ‘Plan‘), for the following purposes: (i) to enhance the …

Share Tweet Share Share Share Email The parade of listings from platform companies, and digital disruptors aiming and streamlining everyday activities, continues. To that end, Didi Chuxing Technology Co. filed its F-1 (under its official name, Xiaoju Kuaizhi Inc.) with the SEC to go public in the U.S., with American depositary shares. Digging into the …

On May 27, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee signed SB 279 into law. The bill creates a commission to study the feasibility of creating a state government gold and precious metals bullion depository in that state. The bill had passed both legislative chambers by unanimous votes. This action follows up on a resolution adopted in 2016 …

BOSTON – A Malden woman was sentenced today for stealing Social Security benefits and embezzling over $27,000 from a bank.   Materesa Jose, 53, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Leo T. Sorokin to time served (one day in prison) and three years of supervised release. Jose also was ordered to pay $27,605 in restitution. …

Top Financial Stocks To Watch Now For The Long Term Portfolio Financial stocks have traditionally been solid investments in the stock market. With U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen signaling that a slightly higher interest rate environment would be a plus for society, many investors are turning to top financial stocks that could see their profit …

A new Model Tenancy Act has been approved by the Union cabinet on Wednesday, June 2, 2021. The main trigger for this is the 1.1 crore vacant houses that were found to be locked and empty in the 2011 census. Chances are that this number must have risen in the past 10 years. This model …

(CNS): ACH (Cayman) Limited (ACH), which was created by the local high street banks, has been hacked, according to officials from the Cayman Islands Bankers Association, who said malware was detected on the Cayman server. A statement released by CIBA said they were alerted to the appearance of malware in the third party processor on …

Punjab Government, keeping pace with the technology around the globe where Electronic Identity Cards (eIDs) have been introduced in numerous countries, has also initiated the usage of eIDs equipped with Near Field Communication (NFC) technology for their officers or employees through one of its prominent entity — Punjab Mandi Board. Board chairman Lal Singh said …

When Google announced that bitcoin traders would be allowed to buy advertising space on its pages from August, central banks were alerted to the next likely surge in publicity for cryptocurrencies. The increasing activity around digital currencies has not gone unnoticed at the Bank of England, and on 7 June Threadneedle Street’s brightest will publish …

By way of background, the budget that the president submits to Congress contains estimates of federal government income and spending for the upcoming fiscal year and also recommends funding levels for the federal government. Congress then considers and passes appropriation bills. If Congress does not pass all appropriation measures by the start of the fiscal …

The European Commission has introduced a legislative proposal for an EU “digital identity wallet” that would allow numerous services like opening a bank account or filing tax returns to be done purely digitally. EURACTIV Germany reports. The digital identity wallet or e-wallet proposed on Thursday (3 June) offers the possibility to identify oneself digitally and …

SNOW HILL – Worcester County officials adopted a $216 million budget for the coming fiscal year. The Worcester County Commissioners on Tuesday voted 5-2 to adopt a $216,509,211 operating budget for fiscal year 2022. The budget, a 6% increase over the current year’s spending plan, maintains the current property tax rate of 84.5 cents per …

If travelers have been to the most popular European cities in a particular country, such as Rome, Florence and Venice in Italy, they’re now increasingly eyeballing other city-stay options within that same country, such as Milan or Sorrento. “We’ve now added 200 hotels in Europe alone since the 2020 pandemic began, and we continue to add more,” …

CARSON CITY — Lawmakers passed some 565 bills in the 2021 session, from expanding voting procedures and decriminalizing speeding tickets to banning certain types of weapons without serial numbers and raising taxes on the mining industry to fund education. With the session only just ended, bills they enacted are still making their way to the …

On 25 September 2017, the board of UK-based Imagination Technologies, founded in 1985 (and listed on the LSE in 1994), agreed to a take-over by a Palo Alto-based, Cayman Island-registered private equity firm named Canyon Bridge.  The UK’s Guardian newspaper described Imagination as a global leader in designing graphics processors found in Smart phones and …

In April 2021, the Thai economy began to be affected by the third wave of the COVID-19 outbreak. Private consumption indicators declined from the previous month in all spending categories. Private investment indicators dropped from the machinery and equipment category. Meanwhile, the tourism sector has not recovered as international travel restrictions remained. However, merchandise exports …

Image Credit: Shutterstock With vaccination programmes rolling out successfully across the UAE and other countries, there’s a surge in travellers wanting to explore the world. After all, there’s nothing like 12 months of relative confinement to make those airport check-in queues look mighty appealing. A recent survey by Rehlaty by dnata Travel said that 70 …

Amazon Web Services Inc. said Union Bank of the Philippines will migrate its IT infrastructure from on-premises to the world’s leading cloud by 2022. The migration is intended to accelerate the bank’s digital transformation, improve customers’ digital banking experiences and strengthen financial inclusion in the Philippines by bringing financial services to remote parts of the …

MIAMI — The Cyprus-flagged oil tanker Berlina was drifting near the Caribbean island of Dominica earlier this year when the safety signals it is required to transmit showed it stopping in its tracks and in two minutes turning around 180 degrees. It was an amazingly quick pivot since the nearly 900-foot ship needs roughly 10 …

Wide-reaching changes overhauling Canada’s anti-money laundering regime under the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act (PCMLTFA) will come into force on June 1, 2021 (the June 1 amendments), and a flurry of new and updated guidance documents were published by the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) in February, …

THE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has reported an increase in QR payments, saying that the country is on track for its digital transformation. BSP Gov. Benjamin Diokno, during the virtual groundbreaking ceremony of the UnionBank Innovation Campus, said the country has been able to move forward through innovation and digitalization. “I am happy to …

The Long Beach City Audit Office (Office), in collaboration with the forensic accounting firm Hemming Morse, is Urban Commons Queensway LLC (Urban Commons), Queen Mary’s leaseholders and operators, and Long Beach City (city). The purpose of the study is to confirm that $ 23 million approved by the city council in 2016 was used to …

3 minute read 26/5/2021 | 08:40am A fresh name has emerged in West Ham’s search for a new striker this summer… What’s the word? According to Calciomercato, the Irons are keen on signing Wolfsburg talisman Wout Weghorst, although they face competition from Jose Mourinho’s new club AS Roma. It remains to be seen how much …

AMENDMENT NO. 1 TO THE AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER This Amendment No. 1 to the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of May 25, 2021 (this ‘Amendment‘), is by and among Roman DBDR Tech Acquisition Corp., a Delaware corporation (‘Parent‘), Roman Parent Merger Sub, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and a direct …

Business executives in the two largest economies in the Gulf Cooperation Council region of the Middle East say they are already purchasing much of their supplies online, and a big majority expect business-to-business ecommerce to become more important in the years ahead. In the survey commissioned by B2B marketplace operator Tradeling, 47% of business executives …

THE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) granted Bayad App its license to operate as an Electronic Money Issuer (EMI), the company behind the application announced on May 24. Bayad App, the transaction application of CIS Bayad Center Inc., said the accreditation will allow the company to convert their consumers’ cash into electronic money, which they …

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday said that the strategic partnership between Pakistan and China is exemplary in the world. While chairing a review meeting on the progress of CPEC projects and promotion of investment in Islamabad Sunday, he said in order to transform these relations into strong economic ties, it is necessary …

In 2020, despite the pandemic and the downturn in economic activities, 12 commercial banks had jointly pulled in N933.16 billion in profits and made N216.52 billion from charges on electronic transactions, as customers continue to complain of excessive fees that they are being charged. The banks are FBN Holdings, Access Bank, United Bank for Africa, …

Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India has appointed Rajesh Bansal, a member of the founding team of Aadhaar who played a key role in designing India’s Direct Benefits Transfer system and electronic KYC (eKYC) as the head of its innovation hub. Bansal’s role will be to put in place a roadmap for the organisation which is …

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May 21, 2021, 1:18 PM If you were worried about your savings at a time of financial uncertainty—say, the looming threat of inflation—would you hand your money over to Elon Musk? True, the Tesla founder is a brilliant investor and worth a mint, but he is also volatility itself, prone to strange, sudden shifts of …

U.S. Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell turned up the heat on cryptocurrencies on Thursday, saying they pose risks to financial stability, and indicating that greater regulation of the increasingly popular electronic currency may be warranted. The Treasury Department, meanwhile, flagged its concerns that wealthy individuals could use the largely unregulated sector to avoid tax and …

The following are the votes of articles at Wayland’s annual Town Meeting on May 15 and 16. 1: Recognize Citizens and Employees for Particular Service to the Town – unanimous for all three motions 2: Pay Previous Fiscal Year Unpaid Bills — passed 73-1 3: Current Year Transfers — passed 52-3 4: OPEB Funding — passed 69-10 …

A consultant for City Commons couldn’t be reached for remark Tuesday. Town in chapter court docket paperwork mentioned it’s owed greater than $20 million in repairs for the ship, along with $926,783 for unpaid lease and different charges. The debtors have proposed $748,157, which the town mentioned is inadequate to cowl its losses. A decide …

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COUNTY OF CARLTON OFFICE OF THE COUNTY AUDITOR CARLTON, MINNESOTA NOTICE FOR BIDS Discover is hereby provided that sealed bids shall be acquired by the Board of County Commissioners of Carlton County, Minnesota, till 10:30 a.m., Monday, April 12, 2021 on the Carlton County Transportation Constructing, 1630 County Highway 61, Carlton, Minnesota for the next: …

Law360, London (March 31, 2021, 1:53 PM BST) — Raphaels Financial institution has entered into settlement talks with a French monetary expertise firm that launched Excessive Courtroom proceedings after the British lender tried to chop ties with the agency citing breaches of France’s cash switch laws. Grasp James Brightwell mentioned in a March 29 court …

Electron dynamics in time and house Following molecular excitation and electron switch processes in time and house inside a single experiment is a long-standing objective of spectroscopy within the discipline of chemistry. Wallauer et al. mixed tomographic photoemission imaging with a femtosecond pump-probe scheme to hint the excited state molecular orbitals of surface-adsorbed molecules with …

The inexperienced letters on the digital signal beside Hal Rogers Parkway flash, “Welcome to the Jungle.” However North Laurel Excessive College, house of the Jaguars, presents a serene exterior on this February night. Nothing wild appears to be taking place right here. The encircling hillsides are blanketed in snow and chilly and quiet, and the …

The drive in direction of a cashless society has been a subject of debate within the world monetary financial system. Cashless societies have slowly gained recognition and utility in most growing and underdeveloped international locations on the planet, largely because of their vital relevance in some superior international locations of the world. COVID-19 introduced a …

FILE PHOTO: Employees carry a bag stuffed with sugar to load it onto a handcart at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India February 1, 2018. REUTERS / Rupak De Chowdhuri Center East and Africa Rajendra jadhav Nupur Anand Parisa Hafezi MUMBAI / DUBAI (Reuters) – Indian retailers have nearly solely stopped signing new export contracts …