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Tue, 14 Jan 2014|

Odd Langvatn, Managing Director,  Widerøe Internet AS  looks at how customer payment preferences vary throughout Europe (and the rest of the world)

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Using the focus here we are doing and and and -- methods that do. Loses all saw on the current customers have prompted some ten to twelve yeah better. The voice temp services through trust with great -- And a well there is absolutely on the chart right here -- to less left. Really. The deploy -- Fred Hassan on the steady year to zero point 2% investor that -- rate of 44 times. -- -- it doesn't really looked a year higher open moves stock to plant a number third evaluates. It's millions of policy for smaller us. And also for travel agents. I'm taking that course of their little -- what are -- doing there I'll be around him who want to put Malaysia and a aisles and better.