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Western Union

An American financial services company. It provides wire transfers, money orders and similar services. It is especially popular among persons without bank accounts who need to transfer money. It began as a telegraph company in 1851. It is based in Englewood, Colorado.
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Speed, convenience and trust mean everything to our global customers, and that's why we turned to Salesforce," said John "David" Thompson, EVP, global operations and technology and CIO, Western Union.
th] of May 2015, Western Union will activate a no-fee* money transfer transaction program from participating Western Union Agent locations in the: United States, Europe, Syria, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Iraq, Maldives, China, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Singapore Japan, Turkey, Israel and Lebanon, all countries with a concentration of Nepali diaspora.
Ericsson's Adam Kerr, head of M-Commerce, said: "Western Union is a leader in global payment services and now our mobile operator customers will be able to include Western Union Mobile Money Transfers in their mobile financial services portfolios.
Director General Pakistan Post, Syed Ghulam Panjtan Rizvi said the agreement is a land mark achievement and will boost Western Union business.
Western Union and MasterCard prepaid cardholders would be allowed to reload their prepaid cards at MasterCard rePower locations, as well as at participating Western Union Agent locations.
What these companies charge is a lot,'' said Perez in Spanish as he stood outside a Western Union office in Panorama City, where he paid bills on Thursday.
Western Union is urging Western Union Agents, Western Union Business Solutions clients and the entire global business community to drive donations[sup.
The prizes were given away by Abdul Basit Al Suwaidi, CEO, Wall Street Exchange, and Dina Mehanna, Business Development Specialist, UAE and Egypt, Western Union.
The campaign will promote the breadth of Western Union product and service offerings - including money transfers, bill payments, prepaid cards and mobile wallet services - across Agent point-of-sale materials, traditional print and broadcast media, online marketing and advertising programs, and social media elements.
The Western Union Company(NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, today urged consumers globally to join together in supporting education through its long-standing partner, UNICEF.
We are pleased to extend our relationship with Walmart Canada and further demonstrate the value that Western Union can bring to retailers, as they seek to enhance customer loyalty and identify new revenue opportunities," said, Odilon Almeida, president, Americas, Western Union.
The company significantly expands its network in the UAE by activating the Western Union money transfer service on more than 580 kiosks - which are strategically placed in shopping malls, supermarkets, residential areas, banks, hospitals, government facilities, gas stations, staff accommodations and other locations across all seven emirates in the country.

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