Investments total US$20mn and research will focus on industrial applications for the natural resources, agribusiness, environment, finance and health verticals.
Currently, only a third of the 2,855 services provided by the federal government to citizens are 100% digital.
With partners Accion and IFC, the competition aims to help inclusive fintech companies attract capital and resources to benefit three billion financially underserved people globally, MetLife Foundation, Visa said in a press release.
Customers who use the Alexa service can request, with their voice, information on the exchange rate of the euro and dollar currencies, know the promotions existing in Bancomer credit cards and receive financial advice, among other features.
Mobile is the most popular medium for programmatic advertising but the Latin American digital marketing firm has been surprised by the demand for expanding the service to public spaces.
The Mexican company received close to 54% of all mobile numbers ported in the first month of the year while its fixed line unit Telmex was the biggest loser.
The transport and communications ministry wants to free up spectrum currently being used for fixed wireless telephony and broadband services so it can be used for 4G, 5G, and IoT services.
Overall, complaints dropped 13.6% to 2.9mn in 2018, the third consecutive year in which the number of complaints fell.
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