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WorldRemit ties up with CBE to bring international mobile money transfers to Ethiopia

Monday 21 January 2019 | 09:55 CET | News
WorldRemit has partnered with the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) to launch the first international mobile money transfer service to Ethiopia. This will allow customers to transfer money quickly and securely to over 20 million CBE bank accounts and 1,300 cash pick-up locations. They will also be able to send money to any mobile number throughout Ethiopia.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: WorldRemit
Countries: Ethiopia
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