Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Somaliland’s eDahab: Inspiring Story of Mobile Money Transfer ‘Innovator’

Somaliland sun Mobile payment, also referred to as mobile money, mobile money transfer, and mobile wallet generally refer to payment services operated under financial...

CCTV covers Dahabshiil Group’s Microfinance, Somtel 4G+ extensively

DBI Microfinance Unemployment in Somalia has forced several young people to leave the country. Somaliland, which is a breakaway region in northern Somalia, is among...

Queen Maxima Talks of Somali Remittances, Barclays & Westpac

Financial inclusion was the topic on June 5 when Queen Maxima of the Netherlands held a press conference at the UN, for which she's...

Telesom, TransferGalaxy Launch International Remittance Partnership

PRESS RELEASE TransferGalaxy and Telesom Company are pleased to announce launch of the International Remittance Service. The service will enable consumers to send money online...

Dahabshiil: An African money-transfer firm with big ambitions

WHEN Abdirashid Duale, the chief executive of Dahabshiil, Africa’s largest money-transfer business, visits Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland, a breakaway province of Somalia, he...

Sterling Pound Rises Before BOE’s First Rate Decision Since Brexit Vote

The pound advanced as traders awaited the Bank of England’s first rate decision since the U.K. voted to leave the European Union in a...

Somaliland: Dahabshiil Group a key sponsor of Hargeisa Somali renewable energy Forum

As stakeholders focusing on advancing renewable energy in the Somali peninsula are gathering for a four-day forum in Hargeisa from Saturday 20th to Tuesday...

Think-tank WEF calls for rethink of anti money-laundering rules

Regulators and central bankers should rethink how rules are applied to stop extremist financing and money laundering, or some emerging market economies risk grinding...

Somaliland: Berbera offers an alternative access to sea to Ethiopia

Standing on a low table of his vast air-conditioned office, Ali Omer Mohamed, as everyone calls Ali Hoor Hoor, reviewed on an aerial photo...

Dahabshiil comes to the aid of floods-displaced families

The international remittance company, Dahabshiil, came to the aid of families displaced by  Webi Shabelle overflooding as a result of torrential rains in Ethiopia. The company...

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Somaliland: Are the UAE, DP World going back on Berbera development Abiy’s lead?

DP World downsizes in Berbera: In developing Somaliland's port, the Emirati operator is having to contend with the new political configurations in the Horn. Despite the...

Aung San Suu Kyi’s ‘shameful behavior’ costs her Amnesty International Award

Amnesty International announced today that it has withdrawn its highest honor, the Ambassador of Conscience Award, from Aung San Suu Kyi, in light of...

UN forum to bring ‘big space data’ benefits to disaster response in Africa

Outer space and disaster response experts, on Monday, gathered at a United Nations forum in Bonn, Germany, to discuss how “big data” including social...