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Digital wallets: why is it still not possible to make transactions between them and what is missing for that to happen?
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Digital wallets: why is it still not possible to make transactions between them and what is missing for that to happen?

According to the criteria ofKnow moreOne of the concepts that has resonated most strongly in the industry of Payments for the last few months is interoperability. To date, digital wallets such as Yape –Of the BCP– o Full –Of Scotiabank, Interbank and BBVA– operate in closed systems and, consequently, do not allow transfers between one and the other."In Latin America, it happens that the digital payments segment is very fragmented", Rubén Felix, CEO of Tukuy, tells Día1, a platform that allows creating personalized payment links and that is in the process of accelerating StartUPC.SIGHT: The Pandemic Push for Mobile Money, by Carolina TrivelliIn this sense, and given that the context of the pandemic has taken off the use of digital money, it would also be advisable to accelerate the effo...
Four questions to ask yourself, according to an entrepreneur who retired at 30 with a million
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Four questions to ask yourself, according to an entrepreneur who retired at 30 with a million

Grant Sabatier is a 36-year-old American who retired at 30 after having accumulated earnings of more than a million dollars. Now he shares his secret with a book translated into several languages.In an interview with the BBC, Sabatier shares the four questions that the entrepreneur must ask to achieve economic independence. Sabatier, who says he can "live on income for the rest of my life", He achieved his goal after taking some courses on the internet in digital marketing, got a job, founded his own company, saved and invested his money in the stock market and bought some properties."I lived in a miserable apartment, I had a miserable car, and I spent most of my time working and saving money...
Digitization, an opportunity to scale Canarian companies
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Digitization, an opportunity to scale Canarian companies

Related news The digital transformation, which has been accelerated by the covid-19 pandemic, offers numerous opportunities for Canarian companies, especially SMEs, and among them the possibility of scaling and becoming larger companies stands out. Thus it has been revealed duDuring the round table 'The digitization of Canarian companies as a priority' held within the framework of the Spanish Economic Forum, Canary Islands after Covid, organized by EL ESPAÑOL together with Diario de Avisos and Atlántico TV. Fernando Weyler, Director of Expansion at Mentor Day, highlighted that for a country like Spain, where 99% of the industrial fabric is SMEs, one of the great advantages that digitization offers is scalability. "We need large companies in this country and we need ...
He migrated to the United States, learned about technology and developed an app to connect Peruvian entrepreneurs
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He migrated to the United States, learned about technology and developed an app to connect Peruvian entrepreneurs

According to the criteria ofKnow moreSince he was a child, José Soto (45) saw his parents undertake. They were dedicated to the livestock industry. They raised reces in the Yerbateros channel, in the center of Lima, to later distribute them to nearby hospitals. It was the mid-1980s and the picture began to get complicated: with inflation, in the first government of Alan García, his parents asked for loans to keep the business afloat. "With Fujimori, everything had to be fixed in one go." What they owed their father became pennies. What he had to pay; however, it was with the previous change. Unfortunately, the business went bankrupt in 1993. That same year, -"Thanks god", he emphasizes - they granted the residence visa to USA, that they had been asking for a long time ago. “My mom ...
Spain’s entrepreneurship rate falls slightly but remains above average
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Spain’s entrepreneurship rate falls slightly but remains above average

In difficult times like the ones we live in, in the midst of the economic crisis due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many insist that what we have to do, more than ever, is to reinvent ourselves. In that sense, the Entrepreneurship is one of the most important variables in professional reinvention and one of the paths to self-employment.The topic says that Spain is not a country for entrepreneurs. But it is not true. Although it is true that Spanish entrepreneurship rates have fallen slightly in the last year, in the middle of the pandemic, remain above the world average. We undertake more than we think.According to the latest report from Enisa's Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2020-2021, e...
Andalusia opens the period for grants of up to € 5,000 for new self-employed: how do you apply?
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Andalusia opens the period for grants of up to € 5,000 for new self-employed: how do you apply?

The Ministry of Employment, Training and Self-Employed Work has opened a new call for aid under non-competitive competition to support the start of activity of the new self-employed in Andalusia, with incentives of up to 5,000 euros per beneficiary.This line of incentives has a budget of nine million euros with which it is intended to reach some 2,000 new workers on their own. The call includes various groups of self-employed, prioritizing women, young people and entrepreneurs who start their activity in rural areas.With the publication this Thursday of this call in the Official Gazette of the Junta de Andalucía (BOJA) (http://lajunta.es/333nr) The deadline for requesting these incentives begi...