As a mobile communications market, the AME region is one of extremes in terms of subscriber types, user needs and the opportunities for operators to make money.
M-PESA, Vodafone’s money transfer technology, now provides customers with the ability to link to an interest bearing savings account and buy insurance via their mobile.
BICS, a global provider of voice, data and value added services, and eServGlobal Limited, a provider of smarter transaction management solutions in payment, retention and value added services, announced recently that Maroc Telecom is live on the HomeSend remittance service.
Alcatel-Lucent has signed a three-year agreement with Accor Group S.A. to act as a preferred communications supplier of turnkey hospitality solutions. Accor is known for its customer service expertise in the hospitality industry, managing more than 4,100 properties worldwide.