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Airtel, MasterCard launch PayOnline service in Africa

Wednesday 14 September 2011 | 15:51 CET | News
Mobile operator Airtel, Standard Chartered Bank and MasterCard Worldwide announced the commercial launch of PayOnline, a 'virtual' payment card linked to Airtel's mobile wallet service Airtel money. The product initially launched in Kenya and will soon be available across Africa. Registered Airtel customers will be able to make online purchases from any site where MasterCard is accepted. The single-use shopping card will be initially available in Kenya for purchases made from non-Kenyan websites. Using funds from their mobile wallets, Airtel customers can request a single-use card number. The

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / MasterCard
Countries: Africa
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wow this is even better that Mpesa given the huge number of pple who use internet in kenya
George Gitonga @ 16/9/2011 - 16:57


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