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Category: Global

Beyond the basics: How smartphones will drive future opportunities for the mobile money industry

September 19, 2018 | Mobile Money | East Asia and Pacific | Europe and Central Asia | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Global | Belinda Baah

  We’re pleased to release the first in a series of insight papers exploring trends in the 2017 State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money. In this deep-dive, we take a look at the ...
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Beyond the basics: How smartphones will drive future opportunities for the mobile money industry

September 19, 2018 | Mobile Money | East Asia and Pacific | Europe and Central Asia | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | Global | GSMA

Technology is changing the way we access a range of products and services, from viewing digital content to paying for goods and services via our mobile phones. The proliferation of mobile ...
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The GSMA Connected Society Programme to launch a new innovation fund on rural connectivity!

September 18, 2018 | Connected Society | Global | Sub-Saharan Africa | Claire Sibthorpe

Sub-Saharan Africa today still has the lowest proportion of mobile internet subscribers globally – 36% of the population are still not covered by mobile broadband, and 43% are covered ...
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Connected Women Commitment Partners reach over 12 million new women with mobile internet and mobile money services

September 10, 2018 | Connected Women | Global | Mariana Lopez

Mobile has the power to transform lives. It can help empower women, making them more connected and safer, and provide access to information and life-enhancing services such as; health ...
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State of Mobile Internet Connectivity 2018

September 3, 2018 | Connected Society | East Asia and Pacific | Europe and Central Asia | Global | Latin America & the Caribbean | Middle East and North Africa | South Asia | Sub-Saharan Africa | GSMA

At the end of 2017, 3.3 billion people were connected to the mobile internet, representing an increase of almost 300 million compared to the previous year. However, more than 4 billion ...
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