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    Triaconta Announces a New Safe Way to Invest in CryptocurrenciesSeptember 22, 2017

    (AETOS Wire)-- Triaconta wants to minimize the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies with Combicoin to make the cryptocurrency market accessible for a larger audience.

    CombiCoin is 100% asset backed by the top 30 cryptocurrencies with the highest market cap. Because of this the CombiCoin will not suddenly plunge and investors will have less risks when there are major fluctuations.


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    OT-Morpho Launches with CMBC the First Payment Card Featuring MOTION CODETM Dynamic CVV2 in ChinaSeptember 21, 2017

    • High-tech powered card with dynamic security code (CVV2) that changes automatically every hour, displayed on embedded mini-screen
    • A solution with no impact on cardholder journey for safer online transactions: if stolen, this dynamic data becomes rapidly unusable
    • CMBC is the first bank to launch MOTION CODETM in Asia, featured on their new high-end VISA Signature card
    • A CMBC WeChat application to present the offer and order easily in one click


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    The Listing of Money Trade Coin on Cryptocurrency Exchange and the Rising Promise of a New Era in DubaiSeptember 21, 2017

    MONEY TRADE COIN, the new age cryptocurrency, dazzled its investors’ expectations by listing on NovaExchange. Immediate trading began post the launch by Money Trade Coin’s founder and CEO, Mr. Amit Lakhanpal and H.E. Sheikh Saqer Al Nahyan. The listing event held on September 17 at Burj Al Arab was witnessed by a list of 40 VIP businessmen including H.E. Sheikh Jumaa Al Maktoum, Mr. Faisal Almaazmi, his principal advisor"...

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    World Bank, GAM to launch public expenditure, financial accountability program September 19, 2017

    The World Bank is set to launch, on Wednesday, the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability Assessment Program (PEFA) in cooperation with the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM).

    The program is based on evaluating financial management practices at the level of countries, according to performance indicators covering budget reliability and transparency of public finances, and other aspects related to budgets and public spending.

    The program aims to share the 2014-2016 GAM's Public Expenditure"...

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    Women participation in Jordan’s boards of banks ‘too low’September 18, 2017

    While the number of women working in banks across the Kingdom has improved to reach 35 per cent, female participation in corporate governance remains at a very low 9 per cent, a report by the Jordan Strategy Forum (JSF) showed.

    Highlighting that Jordan has one of the lowest female economic participation rates in the world, according to data by the International Labour Organisation, JSF noted that this low female participation rate does not reflect"...

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    TSYS Signs PRIME(SM) Agreement with Mashreq Bank in DubaiSeptember 11, 2017

    TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has signed a software licensing and services agreement with UAE leading financial institution, Mashreq Bank. TSYS will provide Mashreq with its core PRIME Issuer and Acquirer payments platform — and surrounding modules and services — to enhance the bank’s customer-centric experiences for its cardholders and merchants.

    Mashreq is an award winning bank recognised for its retail and digital"...

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    International General Insurance Holdings Limited posts rising GWP for H1 2017 and growth in key lines of businessAugust 31, 2017

    International General Insurance Holdings Limited today reported earnings for the first half 2017 year.

    The Group announced gross written premiums of $138.1 million for the first half of 2017 as compared to $126.8 million for the comparative period, an increase of 9%. Net profits amounted to $14.8 million in H1 2017 as compared to $19.8 million for the first half of 2016.


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    Andersen Tax & Legal Adds Location in Querétaro, MexicoAugust 30, 2017

    Andersen Global is proud to announce a new presence through the expansion of Andersen Tax & Legal in Mexico to Querétaro, an industrial city located north of Mexico City. Andersen Tax & Legal in Mexico now has offices in three locations in Mexico, including Mexico City and Guadalajara. Andersen Tax & Legal in Mexico became a member firm of Andersen Global in June of 2015. “We are excited about the addition of Miguel Trejo as the lead Partner in Querétaro,” said José Luis Montes, Office Managing Partner of Andersen Tax & Legal in Mexico. “Miguel has deep expertise in transfer pricing, international tax, and financial accounting. The addition of the team in Querétaro further strengthens our capabilities within the region and ensures we are able to serve clients in a seamless way across the globe.” Miguel remarked, “We......

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    Amman mayor receives EBRD delegation August 27, 2017

    Amman Mayor, Yousef Shawarbeh, Sunday discussed with a European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) team the ongoing cooperation between the two sides, including EBRD-financed projects in the fields of renewable energy, environment and transport.

    At the meeting, Shawarbeh lauded the EBRD's outstanding efforts and technical and financial support extended to the Amman Municipality. He praised the existing partnership between the two sides, pointing out the need for enhanced cooperation in various"...

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