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Mobile money is only just starting to transform some of Africa's markets

Dar es Salaam

Edward Joseph Karemera, 39, a resident of Buikwe district in central Uganda, has been running a fish trading business between Rwanda and Uganda for eight years, he used to make the painstaking nine-hour journey by bus to Nyabugogo in Kigali, Rwanda which is the destination of his fish, from his stores on the shores of Lake Victoria in Kiyindi at least six times in a month. 1,025 more words

Girls in ICT Day 2017

On Thursday the 27th on April 2017, The Girls in ICT day took place at the Telefonica space in Wayra located in Piccadilly Circus. Hosted by the Global Speciale Moblie Association (GSMA) it was a pleasant day filled with lots of guest appearances, fun and of course an abundance of learning. 279 more words

Transport and mobile community define framework for mobile ticketing services

Industry association GlobalPlatform has published a technical document which details the service management process to deliver transport ticketing securely on mobile devices. Designed in collaboration with the Smart Ticketing Alliance and the GSMA, the document brings the transport ticketing and mobile communities together to ensure interoperable mobile ticketing is brought to market efficiently and securely using an agreed framework. 400 more words


Use of Mobile Technology by Children

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The Internet is a huge resource of unlimited knowledge and opportunities, available to anyone and everyone 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. 989 more words

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GSMA Calls on Pakistan Government to Unlock its Digital Future

The GSMA today set out a number of measures that Pakistan will need to take in order to close the digital divide in the country and reach its Vision 2025 goals.  503 more words

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Nokia’s Got a Smart Idea: A “Dumb” Phone

> Posted by Sonja Kelly, Director of Research, CFI

One of the most surprising unveilings at the recent  Mobile World Congress was the Nokia 3310… 651 more words

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JazzCash Wins at GSMA GLOMO Awards

JazzCash, the number one Mobile Account provider in Pakistan, is now a proud winner of the GSMA Glomo Awards 2017. The GSMA announced JazzCash Mobile Account as the “Best Mobile Product, Application or Service for Women in Emerging Markets”. 239 more words

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