A lot of literature and academic studies is available on the need for African countries to collect more tax revenue from citizens and businesses. The IMF has been imploring sub-Saharan...
The Bank of Ghana (B.O.G) has hinted a soon to be announced new minimum capital requirement for interested persons and institutions eyeing the mobile money operations (MoMo).
In an effort to bolster non-cash payments in Vietnam, the country’s government is endeavoring to make a mobile money sandbox for companies in the telecom space. The plan is pending...
PwC, the world renowned consulting firm is offering a new crypto currency auditing feature as part of its Halo data auditing suite.
The Bank of Ghana has announced that henceforth, travelers, arriving in or departing Ghana, will need to declare any sums of cash worth over $10,000.
One of Ghana’s most technology advanced banks, Guaranty Trust Bank (Ghana) Limited is at it again with another innovation within the payments space: The purchasing of paragliding tickets via its...
The Bank of Ghana will issue upgraded banknotes into circulation on May 6, 2019. The upgraded banknotes will have enhanced security features in line with evolving changes in the technological...
The passage of the Payment Systems and Services bill by Parliament last Thursday is expected to stir up innovation in the financial sector space as Ghanaians are increasingly adopting digital...
WorldRemit is an online money transfer service that provides international remittance services to migrant communities around the world. The company's new strategic partnership with Paga, a mobile payment platform that...
The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) is considering introducing Integrated Tax Application and Preparation system (iTaPS) to enhance individual annual tax filing.
Visa has announced that it will power real-time P2P transfers for the global remittance firm, Remitly, via its Visa Direct platform. Remitly users in the United States can now send funds...
IT Consortium has become Ghana's first FinTech company to obtain the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification. This certification further consolidates the company’s position as a market leader within the Ghanaian FinTech space.
Bitcoin (BTC) appears to powering up to the best second quarter price gain on record and the best quarterly performance overall since late 2017.
China's in its quest to widen its operations is partnering a back office startup, Tribe payment to offer debit and credit cards in Europe.
The latest figures from the World bank has identified East Africa as the largest source of external financing in the form of remittances in the low and middle-income countries in...
AT&T has announced that customers can now pay bills on AT&T’s website or app with cryptocurrency using BitPay, a crypto payment service, according to reports.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave his keynote speech during Facebook Inc’s annual F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. Mark is excited about payments and private...
Increases in smartphone adoption in Brazil will help the country to entrench its position as a leader in technological innovation for mobile payments in Latin America and the Caribbean. This...
MasterCard has expressed its intention to invest $56 Million (€50 Million) in Jumia Technologies, the Berlin-based online retailer with over 4 million customers in 14 African Countries. This is ahead...