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Youtap launches mobile money payment processing platform as a cloud-based service

Youtap (www.Youtap.com) has launched Youtap Cloud, a payment processing platform delivered as a cloudservice for mobile money and payment providers in developing markets. Youtap Cloud enables real-time transaction processing for contactless mobile money and bank wallet payments. It supports QR code payments, as well as NFC technology, including low-cost micro point-of-sale (POS) devices, companion cards […]

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Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr. Evaristo Carvalho, President of the Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

The Secretary-General met with H.E. Mr. Evaristo Carvalho, President of the Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe. They discussed the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and São Tomé and Príncipe’s commitment to regional integration. Distributed by APO on behalf of United Nations – Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Media files Download logo […]

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Pedal it out to bring Kenyan’s heart beat back

Take on the #10MinHeartChallenge; pedal for ten minutes and contribute towards increasing the incidence of survival from Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) Through crowd participation in the challenge, Philips commits to providing 10 Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to the Kenya Red Cross Statistics from the Kenya Cardiac Society indicate that non communicable diseases (“NCD”) account for […]

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Paolo Carli Appointed as the Head of MEA at Merck

Merck (www.MerckGroup.com), one of the leading science and technology companies announced the appointment of Paolo Carli as Head of Middle East, Africa & Turkey (MEA) region for its healthcare business. In his new role, Paolo will be responsible for leading the commercial operations for Merck across MEA. Commenting on his appointment Paolo Carli said “Merck […]

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