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Access Bank to compete with Flutterwave, Paystack in payment services business – The Whistler Newspaper

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“This is a crucial election for the social services sector and for food security”: Ottawa Food Bank CEO

Rachael Wilson says the cost of living has become impossible for many people, and she hopes municipal candidates will learn and understand the issues faced by many food organizations and Ottawa residents. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ottawa Food Bank believes the 2022 municipal election is key to addressing food security and support […]

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Should you tip in addition to the restaurant service charge?

If you’ve been dining out recently, you’ve probably encountered something like this when the check arrives: an automatic 18-22% service charge added to the bill, plus a line for tipping. Confused? You’re not the only one. Does your waiter still expect you to tip? How much should be added? And where does the money go? […]

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Decree 25/2022: New regulations on postal services activities in Vietnam

Since the government issued Decree No. 47/2011/ND-CP of 17 June 2011 detailing the implementation of a number of provisions of the Postal Law (“Decree 47”), the postal services sector in Vietnam has experienced strong growth. Postal service revenue has grown from approximately VND 4,135 billion in 2010 to VND 36,950 billion in 2020, contributing approximately […]

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Service-sector shrinkflation has some benefits

Inflation continues to affect consumers’ purchasing power. To make matters worse, companies not only increase prices, but also use “shrinkflation” to reduce the amount of food or product contained in a pre-packaged unit. Whether it’s packets of toilet paper, cartons of juice or tubs of ice cream, consumers have been paying more for less for […]

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Notice of Public Hearing | Solid Waste Service Fee Change

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to authority granted under Minnesota Law 400.08 and Sections 4:02(C) and 4:03 of the Otter Tail County Solid Waste Management Ordinance, that the Board of Commissioners of the Otter Tail County intends to adjust the Solid Waste Management Fee by resolution. Proposed adjustments to the solid waste management fee will […]

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Treepz launches a new service – “Business Treepz” on its third anniversary

Africa’s largest shared mobility platform, Treepz, has announced that it has expanded its services to meet the needs of more Africans using buses for their transportation needs. The New Solution – Business Treepz focuses on providing quality transportation at affordable rates for corporate employees, students in schools, and any organization in need of a comfortable […]

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Services sector activity continued to rise in August, according to the latest data from the AIB’s PMI survey

According to data from the AIB Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey for August 2022, service sector activity in Ireland continued to increase in August, however, the rate of growth slowed for the fourth time in five months as new business inflows continued to lose momentum, and the 12-month outlook also moderated, reflecting high inflation and […]

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The services sector remains solid despite the grip of inflation

NEW YORK (AP) — Much of the U.S. economy is weathering the highest inflation in four decades and the threat of a potential recession. Hotels, restaurants and other businesses that provide services managed to continue to gain traction throughout the summer, according to the latest survey from the Institute for Supply Management. The sector has […]

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Melbourne’s Moissanite engagement rings launch custom jewelry design service, Business News

Moissanite Engagement Rings has launched custom engagement ring design services through its online store. Domestic customers in Australia and international customers can design their ideal engagement ring with a rare and durable moissanite stone. Fitzroy, Australia – September 14, 2022 — As the jewelry industry moves toward more ethical and environmentally responsible practices, Moissanite Engagement […]

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Opinion: As the economy slows, the RV service industry is booming – RVBusiness

Tony Flamia Editor’s Note: The following opinion piece by Tony Flammia, Director of Sales and Marketing for the National RV Training Center has been submitted to RVBusiness.com for publication. As interest rates climb and the economy begins to contract in anticipation of recessionary times, many people are expressing concern about the future of the RV […]

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Vueling launches the Shannon-Paris – Business Traveler service

Vueling has launched flights from Shannon Airport in the west of Ireland to Paris Orly. The low-cost carrier’s twice-weekly service, with a flight duration of two hours, operates on Mondays and Fridays. The inaugural flight took off on September 12, with the first passengers treated to freshly baked crepes and a Parisian-themed cake at the […]

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Chery adopts its user-centric global service concept for Malaysia to offer competitive service policies

It is already firmly established that Chery is returning to Malaysia, although the exact date when this will happen is still unknown. After signaling its return several times, most recently in August, the automaker is now bringing in demo units for viewing and evaluation. To be showcased in a series of behind-closed-doors previews when they […]

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REITs are becoming net buyers in the financial services sector

After nine months of strong selling in banking and financial services stocks, foreign investors have become net buyers in the sector over the past two months. According to the latest NSDL data, Foreign Portfolio Investors (REITs) injected a net investment of ₹1,014 crore into the “financial services” sector in July, followed by ₹12,799 crore in […]

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Comparison of SP Global and ISM Service Sector Surveys

Two different surveys of US service sector business conditions are provided by S&P Global (formerly IHS Markit) and ISM. In this note, we examine some of the differences between the two surveys, which may help explain why the two surveys sometimes diverge to send different signals about the health of the services sector in […]

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ISM: The services sector progresses in August

The ISM services index recorded 56.9% in August; 0.2 percentage point higher than July’s reading of 56.7%. This reading represents the 27e consecutive month of growth for the service sector. Fourteen service industries recorded growth in August. “Growth continues – at a slightly faster pace – for the services sector, which has grown for all […]

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Stalled service sector is another sign of recession | City & Business | Finance

Output in the sector – which makes up the largest part of the economy and includes pubs, restaurants, banks and tourism – grew at the slowest pace in 18 months. Researchers from S&P Global and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (Cips) said cost pressures for businesses were “extremely high” – and highlighted soaring […]

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Hiring in the service sector at a 14-year high as activity rebounds

Due to favorable demand conditions and a slight easing of cost constraints, August saw higher than expected growth for India’s dominant services sector. From a four-month low of 55.5 in July, the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers’ Index, also known as the PMI, rose to 57.2 in August, beating forecasts of 55 .0 from […]

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Hiring in the services sector at a 14-year high as activity rebounds

Due to favorable demand conditions and a slight easing of cost constraints, August saw higher than expected growth for India’s dominant services sector. From a four-month low of 55.5 in July, the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers’ Index, also known as the PMI, rose to 57.2 in August, beating forecasts of 55 .0 from […]

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India’s services sector PMI improves in August

NNA | Updated: September 05, 2022 1:50 p.m. STI New Delhi [India], Sep 5 (ANI): India’s services sector activity improved in August as the S&P Global India Services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) showed growth from the previous month. The index rose from a four-month low.In August, the services PMI was 57.2 versus 55.2 the previous […]

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Government Takes Steps to Lower Microcredit Service Fees

11-member body formed FE REPORT | Published: September 05, 2022 09:37:01 | Updated: 05 September 2022 13:13:59 The government has taken steps to reduce the interest rate or service charge for microcredit operations from the existing 24% charged by micro-finance institutions (MFIs) to provide relief to poor borrowers. For this purpose, an 11-member committee, headed […]

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China’s August service sector growth slows amid COVID-19 woes: Caixin PMI

BEIJING: A strong rebound in China’s services sector eased slightly in August amid fresh COVID-19 surges, but business confidence hit a nine-month high in rare good news for the struggling economy , a private investigation revealed on Monday (September 5). The Caixin Services Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 55.0 from a 15-month high of […]

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Nigeria cuts eNaira merchant service fees by 50% to boost adoption

It has been almost a year since Nigeria launched eNaira, but the digital currency only recently reached $10 million in transaction value. The country’s central bank is looking to change that and drive adoption, starting with cutting merchant service fees by 50%. Speaking at a recent event aimed at onboarding more traders, Central Bank of […]

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Buy this 2021-listed small-cap services sector stock for robust gains of 55%, gained 10.27% in 3 months

Stock market outlook On Friday, September 2, Nazara Technologies’ stock closed at Rs 666.50 each, down 0.62% from its previous close. The 52-week low is Rs 475.05 each and the 52-week high is Rs 1,678 each, respectively. It has a market capitalization of Rs 4,376.55 crore. Returns on investment It gave a positive return of […]

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Oakland Money Service owner and employees charged with laundering drug proceeds

OAKLAND, CA. – The United States Attorney’s Office has filed federal criminal complaints charging money service business employees Griselda Cancelada Liceaga, Veronica Mora and Yoselin Perez Ramirez with conspiracy to commit money laundering and identity theft as part of a program to facilitate wire transfers for drug traffickers sending drug proceeds to their sources of […]

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Owner and Employees of Oakland Money Service Charged with Laundering Drug Proceeds | USAO-NDCA

OAKLAND — The United States Attorney’s Office has filed federal criminal complaints charging employees of money services businesses Griselda Cancelada Liceaga, Veronica Mora and Yoselin Perez Ramirez with conspiracy to commit money laundering and theft of identity as part of a scheme to facilitate wire transfers for drug traffickers to send drug proceeds to their […]

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Bavarian Bavarian Bier Cafe frustrates customers with ‘industry service charge’ added to bills

A popular restaurant chain has defended adding a mystery surcharge to all bills six days a week, saying it was a “difficult decision” to introduce the mandatory surcharge for customers. A diner at the Bavarian Bier Cafe was puzzled by a bizarre surcharge on their receipt. She wasn’t the only one. The confusion arose after […]

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Bavarian customers frustrated with ‘industry service charge’ added to invoices

A diner was puzzled by a bizarre surcharge on his receipt. The confusion arose after a night out at Bavarian, a German-themed pub and restaurant, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. The Bavarian has around 30 outlets across Australia with branches concentrated in and around Sydney and Brisbane. The person took a snapshot of their receipt and […]

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Hotels, restaurants with service charge: Centre, CCPA in Delhi HC

New Delhi, August 31: The Center and Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday that hotels and restaurants were collecting service charges on food bills while blatantly flouting the guidelines prohibiting collection.They claimed that consumers unwittingly pay service fees even when they are dissatisfied with the services.Arguments were made by […]