Vodacom

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One app to rule them all 📲

Vodacom Group has announced that it will be launching a super-app in South Africa through Vodacom Financial Services. Will this super-app succeed where Vodacom failed with M-PESA in South Africa?

Vodacom is launching a super app in South Africa powered by China's Alipay

Unfortunately, after several failed attempts of trying to make the M-PESA work in South Africa, it appears like the company is ready to finally pull the plug with the pending launch of its super-app.

Vodacom now allows people to send money to Tanzania from anywhere around the world

Vodacom M-Pesa - has announced the expansion of its International Money Transfer service portfolio. Vodacom customers will now have the option and ability to easily transfer and receive funds from individuals across more than 200 countries worldwide.

Alphabet's Loon will use its balloons to provide Internet access in Mozambique

Alphabet's Loon will help Vodacom provide Internet service to un-served and under-served parts of Mozambique with a network of floating cell phone towers that operate 20 kilometres above Earth.

Safaricom and Vodacom have bought M-Pesa from Vodafone

Vodafone Group has concluded the sale of M-Pesa to Vodacom Group and Safaricom. Before the conclusion of this deal, Safaricom paid Vodafone in the UK royalties and license fees for using M-Pesa.

Vodacom hosts Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 in Tanzania

Vodacom's Mobile Money Policy Forum 2019 event brought together representatives from mobile network operators and a cross section of sectors including Telecommunication, financial service providers, banking, and regulators.

Vodacom and Smart Lab open a startup accelerator in Tanzania

Vodacom Tanzania and Smart Lab have today launched “Vodacom Digital Accelerator,” a program that intends to help early-stage and growth-stage technology startups become profitable and revenue generating businesses.