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SWIFT’s Messaging Traffic Grows by 20.1% in East Africa

Data from SWIFT shows that FIN traffic growth in East Africa has outperformed the total growth of SWIFT globally. In the year to date, total message traffic volumes grew by Read More →

Direct Pay Online Gains Security Certification in 12 Countries Across Africa

Direct Pay Online Group (DPO) is the first payment service provider (PSP) in Africa to receive the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Level 1 certification in 12 Read More →

TerraPay and Instant Cash Launch Global Cross-border Money Transfers to Mobile Wallets

TerraPay, the world’s first mobile payments switch and Instant Cash, one of the fastest growing money transfer companies in the world, have teamed up to enable real-time cross border money Read More →

Sub-Saharan Africa Driving Global Market for Mobile Money

Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for more than half of all mobile money deployments worldwide and is pioneering a range of new mobile money use cases, according to new GSMA data. The Read More →

Huawei Partners With WorldRemit To Accelerate Growth Of Low Cost Mobile-To-Mobile Money Transfers To Africa

Leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit and Huawei have announced a partnership making WorldRemit’s international money transfer service available to all partners of Huawei’s mobile money service platform Read More →

Barclays Bank Tanzania Launches UnionPay Acquiring Service

Barclays Bank Tanzania has today officially launched UnionPay International Acquiring service as part of the bank’s effort to offer better convenience to the UnionPay cardholders in the market. The Bank’s Managing Read More →

WorldRemit Sees Huge Growth In Money Transfers To Tanzania

Digital money transfer service WorldRemit  is consolidating its rapid expansion into Tanzania, supporting the growing demand for instant remittances to the country from over 4 million expatriates living abroad. WorldRemit Read More →

Banks, Mobile Money Agents Drive Up Financial Inclusion in Tanzania

Commercial banks and mobile money agents are key drivers in expanding and promoting financial services and inclusion, particularly in the rural areas, which are financially underserved. The increase and improvement of mobile Read More →

Equity Bank Spreads its Wings to Zanzibar

This brings to fourteen the total number of branches spread across Tanzania. The new branch will act as a gateway to tap into the vast investment opportunities found in the Read More →

National Microfinance Bank in Tanzania to Support Telkoms Money Agents

National Microfinance Bank (NMB) has partnered with Airtel and Tigo to support availability of cash and e-money for the telecoms agents to run their business smoothly. The partnership seeks to help Tigo Read More →
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