Standard Bank enabled UnionPay contactless payments across South Africa

JOHANNESBURG, Nov. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Standard Bank South Africa (SBSA) and UnionPay International (UPI) jointly announced that Standard Bank point-of-sale devices have been enabled for UnionPay contactless payment. The cooperation is a strategic move from UPI that follows the surging trend of the global contactless payment industry and accelerates the development of international mobile […]

OANDA partners with CONVRS to revolutionise account opening process

LONDON, Nov. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A global leader in online multi-asset trading services, currency data and analytics, OANDA has partnered with personalised customer engagement platform, CONVRS to enhance the account opening process and better engage with clients. Under the partnership, prospective traders in the emerging markets can now open a demo account direct from a wide range […]

Ethiopian Rep. to UN Urges Int’l Community to Refrain From Providing Support to TPLF

Permanent Representative of Ethiopia to the United Nations, Ambassador Taye Atskesilassie urged that members of international community state and non-state actors to refrain from providing moral and material support to terrorist TPLF. Addressing the meeting of the United Nations Security Council  on Monday, Ambassador Taye said the terrorist is emboldened to unseat popularly elected federal government […]

PM Abiy Express Reediness to Work with Friends of Ethiopia to Address Challenges

Prime Minister Abiy Amhed said the democratically elected sovereign government of Ethiopia stands ready to work constructively with friends of the country in addressing temporal challenges. The premier stated today that the government is also ready to work with friends to realizing the development goals per the reforms journey started. Ethiopia is committed to progress […]

Ethiopians Capable to Bring Peace, stability: Chinese Ambassador to UN

Chinese Ambassador to the United Nations, Zhang Jun said Ethiopians are capable to bring the country back on the right track of peace and stability. The government of China is against foreign interference in the internal affairs of Ethiopia. Chinese Ambassador twitted that “we have faith on the people of Ethiopia to stay united at […]

TPLF Posing Danger to Horn of Africa: Experts Warn

The terrorist TPLF, backed by Western powers, is waging war against Ethiopia and the region at large, Horn of Africa experts said. Speaking at a live discussion held on Twitter about the present in Ethiopia yesterday evening, the Somali,  Eritrean  and Ethiopian experts emphasized that east African countries should support the Ethiopian government to thwart […]