Mauritius Prime Minister, Honourable Pravind Jugnauth, has launched the Indian Ocean island nation’s first national mobile payment solution in capital city Port Louis. Based on the proven Tap & Go mobile payment service in Hong Kong, Mauritius Telecom’s my.t money is a mobile payment solution provided by PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications provider.

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In its trading update for the quarter ending in 30 June 2019, Vodafone Group announced a revenue of €10.7 billion, down by €0.2 billion due to foreign exchange rate effects. Sequential progress was registered in Europe, with service revenues -1.7% as market conditions continued to improve in Italy and retail growth in Germany remained robust, offsetting the impact of competitor promotions in Spain. The other regions of the world grew 5.3% as the impact of regulation introduced in March in South Africa was offset by strong growth ahead of inflation in other markets.

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