Mama Money has partnered with every major retailer in South Africa, making it easy for customers to pay at over 60,000 cash-in points such as any Shoprite or Pick N Pay nationwide. Small business owners with a Flash or Selpal device can also accept Mama Money payments, making it even easier for customers who may not have access to a major retailer. … [Read more...] about South Africa’s Mama Money Expands Global Reach with Western Union
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Echoing this view, Pham Xuan Hoe, deputy director of the Banking Strategy Institute under the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) also said that in fact, protecting legal finance firms is of the utmost importance. “Many still believe there are so-called predatory lenders, but actually some scammers also display predatory behaviours. Relevant authorities should develop a legal system enhancing transparency and enforceability such that providers and participants are aware of obligations.” … [Read more...] about Protecting investors at head of consumer finance concern
Nikkei reported that Apple is planning to produce 30% of total classic AirPods, equivalent to three to four million units, in Vietnam after having started the process since March. The US-based tech giant has also been recruiting a series of senior positions in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in production, quality control, sales or supply chain. … [Read more...] about Vietnam needs more efforts to lure new FDI wave
The Vietnam Tourism Association (VTA) on May 16 officially launched a national programme to stimulate domestic tourism, which will be implemented across two stages, the first from May 15 to July 15 and the second from July 15 until the end of this year. Under the programme, several principles have been highlighted, including ensuring safety for visitors, reducing prices but not reducing service quality or maintaining prices but adding more benefits. The relevant agencies should also pay significant attention to improving uniqueness and providing diverse promotions for the various stimulus products. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES MAY 28
Sendo’s strategy is rural-centric while Tiki targets the urban area. The combination is expected to help the two sides focus on the market more comprehensively, according to local insiders. The merger could also help them to raise more funds in the future. … [Read more...] about Will Vietnamese e-commerce platforms Tiki and Sendo soon merge?