Tanzania Archives - Page 4 of 4 - Mobile World Live

Tanzania

Vodacom reports M-Pesa surge in Tanzania

African operator Vodacom reports that M-Pesa revenue from its Tanzanian operations shot up by 125 …

Smile rolls out first African 800MHz LTE network

African operator groups Smile has launched what it claims is the first African LTE network to use the 800MHz band in Tanzania

Vodacom, Western Union to offer mobile money transfer service

A new service launched by Vodacom of Tanzania and Western Union enables payments to be …

Etisalat trumpets African NFC first

Etisalat said that its Zantel subsidiary in Tanzania had launched “Africa’s first commercial NFC payment service,” called Touch and Go.

Mobile Money in Tanzania: Is it reaching the BOP?

The AudienceScapes project, launched by InterMedia with seed funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, conducted national surveys in Kenya in mid-2009 and Tanzania in mid-2010 which included questions about use and knowledge of mobile money. Researchers have highlighted the significant differences between Kenya and Tanzania in geography, population density, economic development and access to financial services, which put Tanzanian m-money service providers at a relative disadvantag

Count them4 mobile money services now live in Tanzania

This blog post is co-authored by Sarah Rotman from CGAP and Mireya Almazan from the …

Count them4 mobile money services now live in Tanzania

This blog post is co-authored by Sarah Rotman from CGAP and Mireya Almazan from the …

What makes a Successful Mobile Money Implementation? Learnings from M-PESA in Kenya and Tanzania

This case study highlights the differences between the adoption rates of M-PESA in Kenya and Tanzania and highlights their different results.