What Kenya’s Mobile Money Success Could Mean for the Arab World

10 Oct 2018
World Bank

The World Bank has published a feature story that details how Kenya successfully implemented its mobile money system, “M-Pesa,” which grew from a simple SMS service to reach 30 million users across 10 countries with financial services, especially those in under-served areas.Today, 96 percent of households outside Nairobi have at least one M-Pesa account.

The feature story looks at how the countries of the Middle East and North Africaca can emulate this digital money model.

Read the Feature Story

Read the Feature Story in Arabic