Joe Fagan

Former Soccer Star, Now Soccer Fan


March 23, 2019

Isabel dos Santos: Africas Female Champion

Coming from Angola, Isabel dos Santos has climbed up the ladder to become Africa’s richest woman. She is the former daughter of Angola’s former president and has gone on to do wonderful things in her community and in business as well. Isabel dos Santos is the current Chairwoman of Unitel, an Angola communications company making waves in Africa. She is also an advocate for women’s right and the modernization of Africa through technology.

Isabel went to the African Summit in Brussels in order to discuss how to improve relationships between the European Union and African Nations. She stresses the need for improvements to the economy through diversification. This would include improvements to most sectors of structure including agriculture and banking. In terms of agriculture, new tools and implements that could make activities easier will be of great advantage. Increased productivity will reduce lack of food, reduce the price and create of a lesser cost of production. The economy will greatly benefit from this.

Another point of development is banking, Isabel dos Santos reckons that Africa will soon embrace a fully digital form of banking which will increase the number of individual bank accounts in the continent. The digital structure will lay the foundation for e-commerce platforms, at a point Africans will forsake traditional trade for online shopping (IsabeldosSantos).

According to Isabel dos Santos, this growth should be coupled with higher quality education to foster talented graduates. Also, the improvement of a the legal structure will highly increase prospects of future investments. This will bring in jobs and keep the talented pool of graduates. Another point Isabel dos Santos raised, was the population growth and the need for newer smaller cities. If not, it could be more efficient to create better transport systems that would decrease congestions in megacities. Her company is currently in partnership with google to set optic cables from Africa to Brazil.

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March 23, 2019

Allied Wallet: the Titan Merchant Account Provider

Allied Wallet is a fast merchant account provider and its specialties are in e-commerce payment processing. It was established in 2002 and uses First Data as its processing network. The CEO of Allied Wallet is Andy Khawaja. Allied Wallet was the first company to win the international rights to transact renminbi online. This enabled it to secure a position from which further progress may be made in the growing Chinese e-commerce market. Allied Wallet is one of the largest payment gateway solutions in the e-commerce industry. It has over a billion dollars processed worldwide and takes pride in millions of satisfied customers. Allied Wallet ensures that payments are processed reliably around the clock.

Allied Wallet owns powerful tools and resources that enable companies to begin at full speed right from day one. Flexible and full-featured credit processing services are hard to come by, but Allied Wallet personalizes a solution for every kind of customer. Allied Wallet is dedicated to providing simple e-commerce and goes an extra mile to ensure that all transactions are encoded and secure by use of state-of-the-art payment processing technology. Allied Wallet recently announced the addition of a new payment option known as WeChat Pay to their state-of-the-art platform. WeChat pay enables users to load their Allied eWallet, therefore, providing them with more freedom and access to their money.

Allied Wallet provides customized payment solutions to businesses of all sizes. They offer payment processing services in over 164 currencies, 196 countries and almost every payment method in the world. Allied Wallet has also integrated numerous alternative payment options in its services which creates more connections between buyers and sellers. Allied Wallet strives in transforming the e-commerce field by introducing creative and groundbreaking payment processing remedies for online traders, allowing them to send and receive global payments.

Allied Wallet complies with PCI standards for merchant services for almost all kinds and sizes of a businesses. That is why it is able to provide a highest level of payment gateway which enhances online transactions for businesses such as hotels, restaurants and supermarkets. Allied Wallet provides round the clock phone and email support something that surpasses the standards set by its other e-commerce competitors.

More information available at https://www.alliedwallet.com/contact-us/