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MTN South Africa teams up with World Bank’s International Finance Corporation on mobile money

MTN South Africa has announced a partnership of $2 million with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) to expand its mobile money business. MTN’s mobile money (MoMo) business saw a jump in transaction values and customer numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic, as movement restrictions and avoidance of physical cash pushed people towards mobile money [...]

MTN rolls out AirFibre in South Africa

MTN South Africa has announced the launch of its first commercial installation of Supersonic AirFibre starting May 2021. The first commercial rollout will commence in Soweto, Mamelodi, Fairlands and Honeydew. Calvin Collett, managing director of MTN SAs ISP: Supersonic said that AirFibre serves as an alternative to the labour-intensive rollout of cabled fibre, by using [...]

MTN partners with Gameloft to introduce subscription-based games platform in South Africa

Gameloft Business Solutions has rolled out MTN Arcade, a new mobile gaming subscription platform accessible to all MTN customers in South Africa. The collaboration highlights the launch of Gameloft Business Solutions, a provider of gaming solutions for carriers and manufacturers, under its new identity. According to the Vice president of global sales & distribution at [...]