Ooredoo Group chooses GoSwiff for m-payments


Ooredoo Group, a telecommunications provider that operates in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia, has selected GoSwiff to deploy its international mPOS (mobile point of sale) platform.

The partnership will cover nine markets including Algeria, Indonesia, Iraq, Kuwait, Myanmar, Maldives, Oman, Qatar and Tunisia. It will include recruiting merchants to the platform, from large corporates to micro-merchants.

GoSwiff will provide Ooredoo with an integrated multi-payment solution including mPOS, mobile money and airtime top-up for Ooredoo’s merchant clients. The service will also include Value Added Services, including merchant reward programs and consumer loyalty tools to enable Ooredoo to better engage with its customers.

Ooredoo Group will outsource managed services for mPOS to Gowiff, including merchant profiling, segmentation and engagement with different industry verticals.

“With its comprehensive range of services and international experience, GoSwiff is a strong partner to help Ooredoo build our mPOS platform,” said H.E. Sheikh Saud Bin Nasser Al Thani, Group CEO, Ooredoo. “Combined with its global footprint and extensive capabilities in outsourcing the deployment, merchant acquisition and merchant on-boarding in emerging markets, we are confident that our partnership with GoSwiff will enable us to broaden our offer and engage even more effectively with our customers.”