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News Releases Oct 02, 2012

Western Union sees significant increase in use of Chinese Renminbi for business payments by US firms

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - October 2, 2012 - Western Union Business Solutions, a business unit of the Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, has seen increased client appetite for making payments to China in its local currency, the Renminbi (RMB). ... Read More

News Releases Sep 26, 2012

Western Union Announces "Education for Better," a Three-Year Commitment to Education Globally

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, and the Western Union Foundation today announced "Education for Better," a new three-year commitment to help meet global education goals. ... Read More

News Releases Sep 25, 2012

Western Union Announces Commitment to Design and Launch a New Financial Platform for NGOs

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced its commitment to creating a financial platform specifically designed to meet the payment needs of non-profit, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and the people they serve. ... Read More

News Releases Sep 04, 2012

Western Union Launches International Business Payments Services in Chile, Cyprus and Jordan

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept 4, 2012, Western Union Business Solutions, a unit of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), today announced the launch of its business-to-business service in three new markets.... Read More

News Releases Jul 17, 2012

Western Union Enables Acceptance of Indian Rupee Tuition Payments for Participating Universities

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Western Union Business Solutions, a unit of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), today announced that it is enabling participating universities to accept international students' tuition payments and fees in Indian rupees (INR).... Read More