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GEMALTO TASKED TO IMPLEMENT GHANA’S SECURITY SYSTEM

 

AMSTERDAM, Netherland, April 8, 2013/ — Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653) (http://www.gemalto.com), the world leader in digital security, has been appointed as prime contractor and turnkey supplier to provide Ghana Immigration Services (GIS) with a highly secure electronic visa and border management solution. This initiative is part of the eGhana project, an ambitious plan with backing from the World Bank to create a modern IT infrastructure that can support the country’s sustainable development plans in the years ahead.

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 2)

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Human Trafficking and the Human Rights Agenda Against Eritrea (Part 1)

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Visa Inc. Survey: Tooth Fairy Spending Rebounds, Up 15%

Tooth Fairy Now Leaves an Average of $3 Per Tooth , Up From $2.60 in 2011

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Corporate mobile payments to reduce cost of ‘cash sales by 20%,’ according to new whitepaper from Mobile Money Consulting

Corporate Mobile Payments present an unique opportunity to reduce costs and improve efficiency for corporations globally

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U.S.: Visa Inc. Survey Finds 73% of Consumers Still Have Christmas Gifts to Buy

For Procrastinators, ‘Panic Shopping’ Sets In; Last-Minute Shoppers Will Spend an Average of $304

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Equatorial Guinea Tourism Portal Launched in NYC

New York, NY, October 13, 2012 –(PR.com)– GC Media is the communications partner for Goree Challenge IV. “The facebook page is designed to bring the Spirit of Malabo to the world”, said Victor Mooney of US based South African Arts International (SAAI). The site will provide an opportunity for the public to see the cultural wonders and opportunities in this majestic country. 

Booking tours to Equatorial Guinea will be offered for individuals, schools, associations and business groups with a strategic itinerary to meet your objectives. In addition to offering bookings for tourism, businesses have a low cost opportunity to advertise their services on this portal. For U.S. passport holders, no visa is necessary.

In celebration of the 44th Anniversary of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, from October 12 thru 14, when you “like” facebook.com/spiritofmalabo, your name will go on the ocean rowboat christened “Spirit of Malabo”.

This vessel will be used for a five-thousand mile charity row for HIV/AIDS from Las Palmas, Canary Islands to New York City later this year. During the journey, hundreds of thousands of online visitors will also have an opportunity to explore Equatorial Guinea. For more, visit www.goreechallenge.com.

Equatorial Guinea – A country whose development grows day by day

Equatorial Guinea gained independence on October 12, 1968 after 190 years of Spanish rule. President Teodoro Obiang Ngiang Mbasogo has led the country since 1979 and driven development with resounding success. In the US, Equatorial Guinea has representation in Washington, D.C., New York and Houston.

Equatorial Guinea has experienced rapid economic growth due to the discovery of large offshore oil reserves, and in the last decade has become Sub-Saharan Africa’s third largest oil exporter. Equatorial Guinea is located on the western coast of central Africa. Its capital and main port, Malabo, is located on the island of Bioko, off the coast of Cameroon. The mainland territory of Equatorial Guinea is bordered by Cameroon and Gabon. The principal city on the mainland is Bata. The official language is Spanish.

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Mobile Payment Methods Show High Potential for Global E-Commerce

The “Global Online Payment Methods 2012” report by yStats.com – Hamburg-based secondary market research specialist – analyzes recent developments in E-Commerce payment methods, first on a global scale and then separately for more than 50 regions and countries worldwide. Additionally, the report features the most important trends and the latest news for more than 40 payment companies in these markets.

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Statement from the New York Forum AFRICA at the G20 Summit

New York Forum AFRICA formulated specific proposals in five key areas

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Italy-Angola – A market beacon in Africa, says Terzi

LUANDA, Angola, June 19, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Angolan market is, for Italy, “one of the African continent’s points of reference, and not only in terms of the major energy firms operating there”, said Minister Giulio Terzi in a speech he delivered at Angola Investment Day, in which he underscored how that country was one of the most representative of “African dynamism”.

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