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Lithuanian operators set for mid-year payments launch

Lithuanian operator-led payments JV MoQ commenced testing of the platform as it gears up to …

MTN Ghana pilots automated mobile money tellers

MTN began testing automated mobile money kiosks in Ghana, the latest move by the operator …

Ant Financial, bKash partner for Bangladesh payments

Alipay parent Ant Financial invested in Bangladesh mobile wallet company bKash, with the two set …

Uganda authorities urged to rethink mobile money tax

Lobby groups cranked up pressure on the Ugandan government to scrap a new mobile money …

Alipay moves deeper into Africa with CoralPay tie-up

Alipay parent Ant Financial signed a multi-country African agreement with Nigeria-based CoralPay, the latest move …

India localisation model pays off for Google

LIVE FROM WSJ D.LIVE, HONG KONG: Google plans to build on the success of its …

India data rules blamed for mobile wallet usage drop

Know Your Customer (KYC) regulations imposed on mobile wallet providers in India have led to …

Tunisia operators make mobile money interoperable

Tunisia became the latest country to introduce interoperability between rival mobile money services, with the …

Wirecard inks Fitbit deal for European payments

Germany-based digital payments provider Wirecard partnered with Fitbit to add its contactless payments app to …

Mobile money interoperability goes live in Kenya

Safaricom and Airtel Kenya rolled out mobile money interoperability across the country, with Telkom Kenya …