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Addressing the financial services needs of MSMEs in Sub-Saharan Africa

February 14, 2019 | Mobile Money | Sub-Saharan Africa | Francesco Pasti

Opportunity presented by Enterprise customers In a previous blog, we highlighted how mobile money still remains largely focused on individual customers with over 99% of registered accounts ...
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Egypt: Africa’s mobile oasis scaling inwards and outwards

February 14, 2019 | Ecosystem Accelerator | Middle East and North Africa | Egypt | Peter Ndichu

Between 28 January and 1 February, our Ecosystem Accelerator team was in Egypt to provide further support to our portfolio start-up, Raye7, and reflect on the progress made since we started ...
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Meet the Ecosystem Accelerator start-ups and team at MWC Barcelona and 4YFN 2019!

February 13, 2019 | Ecosystem Accelerator | Global | Josie Middleton

The GSMA’s MWC Barcelona and 4YFN events are fast approaching and will be held in Barcelona between 25 and 28 February 2019. The two events bring together mobile operators, start-ups, ...
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Mobile for Development (M4D) Utilities – meet us at MWC Barcelona 2019!

February 8, 2019 | Mobile for Development Utilities | Mobile Money | Global | Leonard Kore

The biggest annual event in the mobile industry is less than three weeks away. Join the Mobile for Development Utilities team from 25 to 28 February at MWC Barcelona 2019! To help you ...
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Doc990 – Enhancing patient access to healthcare services in Sri Lanka through mobile

February 7, 2019 | mHealth | Sri Lanka | Kim Viljoen

I stepped off the plane into over 30°C temperatures and humidity comparable to what you would experience in a good shower in London (if you’re lucky) – It felt like Sri Lanka was ...
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Start-up due diligence visits: Insights from 15 African and Asia Pacific markets

February 6, 2019 | Ecosystem Accelerator | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Pakistan | Samuel Ajadi

In December 2018, the GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator programme announced the third cohort of its Innovation Fund. The third cohort of 11 start-ups emerged from a pool of 699 start-up ...
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