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Liberian central bank to introduce national payment system

Monday 22 January 2018 | 15:07 CET | News
Liberia's central bank says it is about to implement a National Payment System Policy, aimed at bringing the unbanked population to the banking sector, reports The Observer. Central Bank Governor Milton A Weeks said the payment system will drive the country towards an inclusive financial system and serve as a catalyst for improving financial stability. He said the system will integrate the unbanked population to the financial sector and ensure that they are recognized account holders. 

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