• Visa and Airtel Extend Mobile Payments to Seven African Countries

  • MasterCard and eTranzact Make it Easier for Millions of Nigerians to Receive Remittances

  • MasterCard Works with Samsung to Deliver Samsung Pay

Visa and Airtel Extend Mobile Payments to Seven African Countries

March 5 , 2015

Visa Inc NYSEV and Bharti Airtel a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa today announced a partnership to bring innovative

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MasterCard and eTranzact Make it Easier for Millions of Nigerians to Receive Remittances

March 5 , 2015

At Mobile World CongressMasterCardtoday announced an agreement witheTranzact International plc a leading panAfrican mobile banking and payment services company to make international

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MasterCard Works with Samsung to Deliver Samsung Pay

March 5 , 2015

As consumers increasingly trade cash to use their cards through connected devices Samsung is enabling a wider audience to take advantage of digital commerce Samsung Electronics

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GSMA announces 100M+ Mobile Money Accounts

March 5 , 2015

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona the GSMA just announced that the number of active Mobile Money accounts globally now exceeds 100 million SubSaharan Africa

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New 2014 State of the Industry Report on Mobile Financial Services for the Unban

March 5 , 2015

Claire Scharwatt Today the GSMA Mobile Money for the Unbanked MMU programme releases its2014 State of the Industry Reporton mobile financial

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Mobile e-money taking off in Côte d'Ivoire

March 3 , 2015

ALLIANCE FOR FINANCIAL INCLUSION Located on the coast of West Africa Cte dIvoire is a member of the West African Economic and Monetary Union WAEMU Spread over

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Ugandan Central Bank Governor Wants Mobile Money Business Regulated

March 3 , 2015

The Governor of the Central Bank of Uganda Tumusiime Mutebile has conceded that there is need for a law to streamline the Banks supervisory role over mobile

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Europeans Selling Mobile Payments Should Ask Africa for Help

March 3 , 2015

As telecommunications carriers in Europe seek a share of the billions of dollars likely to flow to companies that build mobilepayment systems Claudio Chiche has

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Tigo to Bring PayGo Energy to Rural Tanzania with Lotus and Azuri

March 3 , 2015

PayGo solar expert Azuri Technologies leading mobile network operator Tigo and principal cellular retail operator Lotus Africa announce at Mobile World Congress

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