Orange mobile money reaches 10 million subscribers

Telecom operator Orange today its mobile money reached 10 million subscribers. Orange Money service is now available in 13 countries: Botswana, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt (under the name Mobicash), Guinea, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, ...

Why OTT is not a serious threat to Indian telecoms

OTT (over the top) players are not a serious threat to Indian telecom service providers such as Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Vodafone, Reliance Communications, Tata Docomo, said CARE Research. Though there are concerns of cannibalisation of ...

Challenges to Facebook in mobile payment biz

Social media network Facebook, which is likely to receive mobile payment license from the Central Bank of Ireland, faces huge challenges in the mobile money market. FT reports that Facebook will start a mobile payment service that would allow ...