VeriFone has reached an agreement with Network International to roll out its PCI compliant VeriFone Vx 670 portable payment system. Network International will deploy VeriFone’s payment system to restaurants, clubs, hotels, shopping malls and high fashion retailers, utilizing GPRS communications. Network International will be supported by Marshal, which has been deploying VeriFone solutions in the Gulf for over 15 years. VeriFone’s Vx Solutions are currently being deployed for payment and value-added applications – including loyalty and electronic mobile top-up – across the Middle East region, including Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Yemen, Egypt, Jordan, and other Gulf States.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.