Mobile Money Plan Stumbles At Start In Haiti

Getting money in Haiti can be a harrowing experience: Bank branches are few, most of them are in the capital and a simple transaction can take half a day. Cash machines are scarce as well, and often broken or empty. And then there are the thieves who often wait nearby in hopes of finding a mark.

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  • Mobile money plan stumbles at start in Haiti
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  • Mobile money plan stumbles at start in Haiti
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