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The innovation mobile money services can’t afford to ignore

The innovation mobile money services can’t afford to ignore

QR codes have already transformed payments in China. They are becoming increasingly popular in India and other countries promoting cashless economies. But did you know QR codes can be integrated with mobile money? Youtap has developed new solutions and apps that make...

MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money now accepted by Africabs

MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money now accepted by Africabs

Africab passengers in Cotonou have an easier way to pay for their journeys. MTN Benin’s MoMoPay mobile money service, powered by Youtap, is now available in Africab taxis. Now customers can pay for a cab with a simple tap! MomoPay is also accepted by Cotonou’s Moto...

Nilson Report: Youtap Mobile POS Package

Nilson Report: Youtap Mobile POS Package

Youtap’s new X8 ‘micro’ point of sale solution for emerging markets has been featured in the June 2017 issue of The Nilson Report. The X8 is an inexpensive retail enablement solution to help mobile network operators, banks and payment providers boost transaction...

Airtel Money launches Tap and Go service in Zambia

Airtel Money launches Tap and Go service in Zambia

Youtap’s customers continue to roll out Youtap’s payment platforms across Africa. Recently, Airtel Zambia launched its Airtel Money ‘Tap and Go’ service. Airtel Zambia announced the launch at an event held in cooperation with food retailer Zambeef. Airtel Money ‘Tap...

Banks Need To Focus On A New Customer: The Unbanked

Banks Need To Focus On A New Customer: The Unbanked

Article: Alan McIntyre, contributor at Forbes / Photo: Forbes.com When most people think about companies like MoneyGram International, they think of unappealing strip mall locations with bulletproof glass where immigrants send money home and get payday loans at...

A better way to pay at the wet market

A better way to pay at the wet market

Youtap’s contactless payments platforms bring solutions to vendors in Bintaro, Indonesia.   At the wet market in Bintaro, Indonesia, chicken, fish and fruit vendors are getting on board with Telkomsel’s TCASH Tap payment method. This solution, developed by...

Telkomsel’s TCASH wins Netizen Choice Brand Award

Telkomsel’s TCASH wins Netizen Choice Brand Award

Congratulations to Telkomsel’s TCASH for receiving a 2017 Netizen Choice Brand Award from Indonesia’s economic newspaper Warta Ekonomi. Awards are given to companies that use the internet – particularly social media – to promote their brand and execute their marketing...

Rwandan business owner chooses ‘tap and pay’

Rwandan business owner chooses ‘tap and pay’

  An innovative and eco-friendly company in Rwanda has chosen NFC-powered ‘tap and pay’ mobile money as the only accepted method of payment for its services. Pikiwash is a new motorcycle taxi wash company in Rwanda that uses a modern, enclosed, semi-automated...

The mobile money opportunity in India

The mobile money opportunity in India

A new payments ecosystem emerging in India could see millions of people switch to cashless transactions.   In India, only 45% of bank account holders report using their account for a transaction in the past 90 days. Until recently, nearly all financial...