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Cote d'Ivoire govt signs deal with Visa to digitise farm payments

Thursday 5 July 2018 | 10:50 CET | News
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The government of Cote d'Ivoire has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Visa to digitise government services and ensure financial services are accessible to more people. It will work with Visa to review current financial services programmes in the country and create informed action plans to aid adoption of electronic payments. Under the agreement, Visa will provide Visa Mobile push payments for the more than 1.1 million cocoa, coffee and cashew nut farmers whose work amounts to 20 percent of Cote D'Ivoire's GDP. 

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Companies: Visa
Countries: Cote d'Ivoire
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