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Email Mastercard has announced that, care of Facebook Messenger, it will be able to provide small businesses in Africa and Asia with an affordable and easy on-ramp for accepting mobile payments. Micro-merchants in Nigeria are already benefiting from Masterpass QR and will soon be in 32 markets across Africa, enabling them to move away from cash.
The pilot in Nigeria is the beginning of a larger plan by the two companies to include more businesses into the digital economy. Buyers and sellers now meet and conclude transactions in-store, online and on social media, so we are ensuring payments can also be made on these platforms via QR codes, without having to log onto other solutions or even take a break from what you are doing on Facebook.
These advances open doors to other financial tools and products such as loans to drive added business growth.
Those QR codes can be printed and displayed in their store window, in their stores or even on their own phones. Customers can pay by either scanning the code from their smartphone or by entering the merchant ID associated with the QR code into their feature phone.Africa Business Pages provide useful information for those looking to promote their products and services in the emerging markets of Africa.
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Check current status and outage map. Post yours and see other's reports and complaints. Facebook on Monday said a human rights report it commissioned on its presence in Myanmar showed it had not done enough to prevent its social network from being used to incite violence.
Facebook has hired former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to head its global policy and communications teams, enlisting a veteran of European Union politics to help it with increased.
Nov 20, · A South Sudanese family auctioned off their year-old daughter to marry the highest bidder. Facebook says that it removed the post and permanently disabled the account.
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Apps have been able to post to your Facebook timeline automatically for many years. Thanks to new Facebook platform changes, that's no longer the case.