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MTN and Ericsson launch mobile money open API platform in Ghana

Monday 16 September 2019 | 11:05 CET | News
MTN and Ericsson have extended their Mobile Money partnership by launching an open API platform in Ghana to give entrepreneurs an opportunity to develop revenue-generating applications. MTN Mobile Money is the most widely used mobile money platform in Ghana. Under the agreement, MTN will grant third parties access to its Mobile Money Access Programming Interface (API) powered by Ericsson Wallet Platform.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ericsson / MTN
Countries: Ghana
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