Western Union


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Western Union

company founded in 1851; provides telegraphic service in U.S. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 2958]
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asked the tart young lady to whom Archer had pushed his wife's telegram across the brass ledge of the Western Union office.
At the corner he stepped into the Western Union and sent a telegram to THE PARTHENON, advising them to proceed with the publication of the poem.
There was the first electric light, and the first grain-binder, and the musical telegraph of Elisha Gray, and the marvellous exhibit of printing telegraphs shown by the Western Union Company.
The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) is a leader in global payment services.
The Western Union biller network provides consumers the ability to make utility, mortgage, auto loan, credit card and insurance bill payments at over 45,000 Western Union([R]) Agent locations.
Payment services services company Western Union (NYSE:WU) said on Friday that it has launched its international business payments service, Western Union Business Solutions, in the UAE.
Western Union and Telemundo created the co-branded card to better serve Hispanic consumers, the fastest- growing consumer segment in the U.
The Western Union Agent Gift Match Program matches one-for-one Agent donations to eligible nonprofit organizations.
The Western Union Foundation will provide a total of $75,000 in combined grants to organizations supporting disaster relief efforts in the areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
Before Western Union introduced any stored-value products, we asked our customers what they wanted," said Mike Hafer, Senior Vice President, Global Prepaid, Western Union.
Unveiled during the launch of the United Nations Education First initiative, Western Union's Education for Better program will provide an average of up to $10,000 per day for more than 1,000 days in potential Western Union Foundation grant funding for nonprofit, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) working in the education space, including support for one million days of school through a new corporate cause-marketing campaign.
Since 2010, several of the company's senior leaders have been selected each year to participate in the Western Union Ashoka Executive-in-Residence program.

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