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Stanbic Bank in Dar Es Salaam Introduces SMEs Centre

Stanbic Bank has launched a new centre which offers full range of banking services to SME’s to provide more convenient services to entrepreneurs. The new centre dubbed Enterprise Direct,comes up with a Read More →

Visa and Leading Banks Launch mVisa – Kenya’s First Interoperable Mobile Payments Service

Visa Inc. today introduced mVisa, a new mobile payment service that will accelerate digital commerce in Kenya and across Africa. As part of its initial roll-out, Visa has partnered with Read More →

KCB Group Upgrades Their Core Banking System

KCB Group upgraded its Core Banking System to provide customers with a simpler and enhanced banking experience. To facilitate this transition, all KCB branches across the 6 markets we operate in Read More →

Exim Bank Tanzania Launches Master, Visa Cards to Ease Tourism Transactions

Tourist visiting national parks do not need to walk with cash for making payment as now they could do so electronically. This comes following launching of Exim Bank’s Master and VISA cards Read More →

KCB Bank Partners With UnionPay International For Online Payments in East Africa Region

KCB Bank, one of East and Central Africa’s largest banks has announced a tie up with UnionPay International, the leading online payment service providers to accelerate its expansion into the Read More →

Standard Chartered Bank Looking to Boost Investments in Africa

Standard Chartered Bank has announced plans to step up investment and leverage its unique footprint and international banking expertise to drive growth in Africa. Through a new brand campaign, ‘Here for Read More →

The National Bank of Commerce Launches Tax Payment Facility in Tanzania

The National Bank of Commerce (NBC) has introduced a new tax banking product which will enable payments of revenue through the bank. “Customers and non customers of the bank will be able Read More →

What Lessons Can We Learn From East Africa’s Mobile Money Developments?

With more than one billion consumers, Africa is a continent of rising influence and potential. In East Africa, specifically in Kenya, mobile money has boosted the economy, revolutionized retail, and changed Read More →

KCB Bank Tanzania Launches Biashara Club

KCB Bank Tanzania launched a Biashara Club to provide Small and Medium Sized Enterprise (SMEs) with banking and enterprise development services. Over 100 Biashara Club members met in Dar es Salaam Read More →

Stanbic Gets Euromoney Awards for Excellence

Standard Bank has been recognised as Africa’s Best Bank for Markets and Africa’s Best Bank for Wealth Management at the 2016 Euromoney Awards for Excellence. The bank, which trades in the country Read More →
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