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Ghanaian diaspora adopts WorldRemit for mobile remittances

Monday 16 May 2016 | 16:38 CET | News
MTN Mobile Money has become the fastest growing method of receiving WorldRemit international money transfers in Ghana. The number of transfers received on mobile accounts is growing by 13 percent per month on average, the companies announced. The increased use of mobile money in remittances is also driving a new phenomenon - 'micro remittances', where people send smaller amounts, more often. Mobile money is most commonly used for transfers of less than GHS 300, with the average WordRemit sender transferring around three times per month. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN
Countries: Ghana
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