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Kenya's mobile commerce deals pass Sh1 trillion mark – Business … – Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Companies Thursday, April 12, 2018 9:18 By DOREEN WAINAINAH M-Pesa is market leader in mobile money business. FILE PHOTO | NMG   The value of mobile commerce transactions, including those designated as Pay Bill and Buy Goods and Services, has passed the Sh1 trillion mark for the first time. Data for the second quarter of 2017/18 from the Communications Authority ... Read More »

Kenya's mobile commerce transactions value hit Sh1.1trillion – Capital FM Kenya

Data from the Communication Authority of Kenya shows that a mobile commerce transaction value in the previous quarter was at Sh714.3 billion/FILE By ROB JILLO, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – Kenya’s mobile commerce transactions value hit Sh1.1 trillion on December 31, 2017, growing by 53 percent compared to the previous quarter that ended in September 2017. Data from the Communication ... Read More »

Mobile commerce transactions in Kenya surpass Sh1trn – African Business Chief

Kenya’s mobile commerce transactions – including Pay Bill Buy Goods and Services transactions – has reached Sh1trn (US$9.9bn) for the first time. According to the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), transactions hit Sh1.17trn ($11.6bn) in the second quarter of 2017/18, up 64% from the previous quarter’s recording of Sh714bn (US$7bn). The nation was able to reach the trillion mark despite ... Read More »

Mobile commerce deals in Kenya pass Sh1 trillion mark – Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Companies Thursday, April 12, 2018 9:18 By DOREEN WAINAINAH M-Pesa is market leader in mobile money business. FILE PHOTO | NMG   The value of mobile commerce transactions, including those designated as Pay Bill and Buy Goods and Services, has passed the Sh1 trillion mark for the first time. Data for the second quarter of 2017/18 from the Communications Authority ... Read More »

Mobile Commerce Apps in B2B: Why Native is Best – Business 2 Community

mohamed_hassan / Pixabay As more manufacturers and wholesale distributors make eCommerce a priority, convenient online shopping experiences are also being offered in the B2B realm. B2B eCommerce is becoming ubiquitous across every industry––from gift & homewares, to sporting goods, to food and beverage. Some businesses, however, are taking things a step further. A rapidly growing segment of eCommerce that reflects ... Read More »

M-Pesa and PayPal are partnering to boost e-commerce in Kenya – Quartz

Safaricom is partnering with PayPal to boost its e-commerce capabilities in Kenya, solidifying its footing not just as a mobile phone business but as a global company with diversified interests in sectors including healthcare, transportation, and music. The company is collaborating on a new service to enable Kenyan customers seamlessly transfer money between PayPal and Safaricom’s M-Pesa mobile wallets. The ... Read More »

SellApp Launches to Provide a Mobile Chat and E-Commerce App for Businesses – South Florida Caribbean News

Buyers and sellers can get an instant message and transact quickly without leaving their cell smartphone.   MIAMI– SellApp, a free person-to-person interactive mobile e-commerce and messaging app for buyers and sellers, launches today to enable buyers and sellers to interact in a secure chat and payment transaction window the combines the speed of mobile e-commerce with the power of chatting. “We ... Read More »

Europe's shoppers buy into m-commerce – Real Views (blog)

Image credit: Shutterstock For growing numbers of tech-savvy, time-poor consumers in Europe, shopping from a smartphone is becoming an increasingly popular way to buy what they want, when they want it. In the U.K., Europe’s largest e-commerce market, over 60 percent of retail traffic comes from mobile devices, with the proportion expected to rise to 80 percent in the next ... Read More »