0
Wireless

Nedbank to offer African-made Mara phones with own app and flexible finance options

Friday 22 November 2019 | 12:27 CET | News
Nedbank has partnered with Mara Phones to make locally made Android smartphones available to its clients, reported the news portal BusinessTech. Mara Phones chair Ahuti Chug welcomed Nedbank as a partner.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Mara
Countries: South Africa
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Mara Phones appoints Taku as MD for South Africa

Published 26 Jan 2021 10:34 CET | South Africa
South African smartphone manufacturer Mara Phones has appointed Sylvester Taku as MD with immediate effect. Taku has been doing ...

Mara Phones brings in 3 new smartphones in September

Published 24 Aug 2020 11:09 CET | Africa
Rwandan and South African smartphone brand Mara Phones will be launching three new smartphones at the beginning of September, ...

Nedbank launches tap-on-phone transaction technology for businesses

Published 07 Jul 2020 14:09 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Nedbank has launched a new tap-on-phone functionality that enables merchants and business owners to convert their ...

Guinea's Kunfabo signs smartphone distribution deal with MTN, targets domestic production

Published 04 Jun 2020 11:32 CET | Guinea
Guinea's low-cost smartphone manufacturer Kunfabo has signed a deposit-sales contract with mobile phone operator MTN to market ...

Samsung Pay adds supports for Nedbank Mastercard

Published 14 Feb 2020 10:26 CET | South Africa
Samsung has announced that South Africa's Nedbank Mastercard cards are now supported by the Samsung Pay app, reports MyBroadband. ...

FNB Connect starts selling Mara smartphones

Published 24 Dec 2019 11:17 CET | South Africa
South African MVNO FNB Connect has started selling smartphones from the local brand Mara. The company said Mara offers good value ...

Vodacom sells South African-made Mara smartphones in some shops

Published 10 Dec 2019 10:52 CET | South Africa
Vodacom has announced that it is now offering locally made Mara smartphones at participating outlets. Mara Phones opened its ...

Nedbank launches Money App Lite for Android

Published 07 Nov 2019 13:28 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Nedbank has launched its new Money App Lite banking application for Android. This is a streamlined and lighter ...

Mara Phone set to launch smartphone factory in South Africa

Published 16 Oct 2019 09:36 CET | South Africa
Mara Phone has announced plans for its first mobile phone manufacturing plant in South Africa. A statement from the Ministry of ...

Rwanda launches first 'Made in Africa' smartphones

Published 08 Oct 2019 09:23 CET | Rwanda
Rwanda' Mara Group has launched two smartphones, describing them as the first "Made in Africa" models, Reuters reported. They ...

Nedbank moves to cloud with Microsoft

Published 04 Sep 2019 14:11 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Nedbank has partnered with Microsoft to migrate components of its IT infrastructure to the cloud, making it the ...

Mara Phones to pre-load Wari's money transfer service app across Africa

Published 17 May 2019 11:27 CET | Africa
Pan-African smartphone maker Mara Phones and digital financial services platform Wari have announced a strategic partnership at ...

Rwanda to get first smartphone plant in the spring

Published 12 Feb 2019 08:08 CET | Rwanda
A factory to produce smartphones is expected to open in Rwanda and enhance access to digital services, New Times reported. Paula ...

Nedbank's MobiMoney pilot attracts 50,000 users

Published 30 Nov 2018 11:22 CET | South Africa
South Africa's Nedbank's new mobile account MobiMoney has seen more than 50,000 people sign up in less than eight weeks in the ...