Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Are Remittances the Silver Bullet to Tackle Vulnerability in Somalia?

Are Remittances the Silver Bullet toTackle Vulnerability in Somalia? Join a riveting conversation with Nasir Majid, Abdirashid Duale, Dr. Idil Osman and Quman Akli Date & Time: Thursday 17th January 2019, 18:30...

East Africa must harness a digital financial services ecosystem

The East African Community ecosystem for digital financial services has shown exponential growth over the years, with active users and active agents increasing 60-fold...

Somaliland: Finance recognizes GAMS, HAC as model taxpayers

His Excellency the Vice Minister of the Somaliland Ministry of Finance Development, Abdulkadir Mohamoud Sheikh, Monday, awarded Gulf Marill Services Ltd (GAMS) and Hargeisa...

Dahabshil Bank International concludes a fruitful Customer Service Week

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI) is committed to implementing apt suggestions made by its customers. This was revealed during a dinner that DBI hosted for its clients...

Dahabshiil’s MicroDahab gives new lease of life to small enterprises

Fauzia Mohamud Hassan’s life looked shattered when the drought of 2015 claimed her entire livestock leaving her with no source of livelihood and eight...

Somaliland’s world-leading move towards a cashless culture

A breakaway region in the Horn of Africa isn’t the obvious setting for a technological revolution Abdul Rashid has sold sweet Somali tea on the...

eDahab transforms financial system, promotes market efficiency

On the dusty streets of Somaliland's capital Hargeisa, Mohammed Ahmed Ismail is arranging paper money in his tidy, waiting for clients who wish to...

Abay bank, WorldRemit strengthen ties to aid transfers

Abay Bank and WorldRemit are forging a relationship to help facilitate the transfer of funds from the growing Ethiopian Diaspora communities via its digital...

Africa’s Somalia and Zimbabwe lead on mobile-money technology

Of the 690 million registered mobile-money accounts worldwide, 50% are in Africa. In Zimbabwe and Somalia, for example, both countries that have experienced decades of economic...

Bill Gates has a brilliant but simple strategy for success

The way you look at your reality can greatly impact your success, according to the billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. "We focus so much on...

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