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Apr 18, 2018

IBM's latest blockchain venture brings microfinancing to Africa's SMEs

The tech giant's research lab in Kenya announced today that it is working with Twiga Foods, a business-to-business logistics platform for kiosks and food stalls in Africa, on a new concept for disbursing microfinancing to businesses using a blockchain-enabled platform. The partnership has allowed ...
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Enterprising Iraqi Runs Mobile Coffee Shop to Make Ends Meet

A young, Iraqi man struggled to find work in the oil-rich city of Basra. After extensive online job searches, he had an idea to outfit his s...