Tag Archives: Tanzania

Unlocking the potential of Africa

Written by Elliott Holley Banking Technology The potential of new technologies to transform financial services in Africa has long been heralded by the likes of Kenya’s M-Pesa and others. But services for corporates have remained relatively under served – until … Continue reading

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Developing a safe and secure digital payment ecosystem to promote financial inclusion

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John Owens Bank Negara Malaysia Deputy Governor Dato’ Muhammad bin Ibrahim highlights Malaysia’s high mobile penetration rate and its importance in promoting and further supporting digital payments. How safe and secure digital…

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How to manage all your financial affairs from a $20 mobile phone

The following article was written by Leo Mirani from Quartz digital magazine.  “I feel like a caveman who’s just been handed a Bic lighter,” reported Charles Graeber, a writer for Bloomberg Businessweek who recently went to Nairobi to check out M-Pesa, Kenya’s … Continue reading

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Highlights on the Mobile Financial Services Landscape in Tanzania and Lessons for Regulators

The recent 2nd Leaders’ Roundtable meeting of the African Mobile Phone Financial Services Policy Initiative (AMPI) in Kenya was an incredible opportunity for central bankers in Africa to share their experiences and lessons learned. With the upcoming Mobile Financial Services Working … Continue reading

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African Central Bankers Meet to Expand Digital Financial Inclusion

The 2nd African Mobile Phone Financial Services Policy Initiative (AMPI) Leaders Roundtable meeting held 4-6 February 2014 in Naivasha, Kenya, was a historic event and tremendous step forward in moving the region toward collectively focusing on harnessing and further enabling … Continue reading

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The facts of the online and mobile payment systems in Tanzania, recap of the last Mobile Monday.

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On Monday, 20th of January 2014 Buni space in cooperation with the Mobile Monday team organized a Mobile Monday session with the theme “Status of Mobile and Online Payment in Tanzania” The Percentage of M-Pesa users is 53,…

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Mobile Money Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week This photo was taken during a break at the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Global Policy Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was from a colleague who was a regulator from the Central Bank of Uganda … Continue reading

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My Opening Presentation at the 6th Annual Mobile Financial Services Asia Pacific Summit

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