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MTN launches Mobile Money ATM and Bank Integration Services

Kigali - Rwanda’s leading telecommunications provider, MTN, is pleased to announce a partnership with KCB, RSwitch and I&M Bank which aims to improve access to financial services in Rwanda.

MTN launches Data Campaign to promote Internet usage

Kigali – Rwanda’s leading Telecoms Company, MTN, has taken another step in leading the delivery of a bold, new Digital World with the launch of a new thematic Internet campaign “Oh, the things you’ll learn” positioned to showcase how important the Internet is for communicating, discovering and learning.

Work continues, as MTN’s staff volunteer programme ends for some

The curtain came down this weekend on 21 days of community work by MTN employees, which saw CEOs join hands with employees to volunteer their time, skills and resources to make a difference in communities across the MTN footprint, as part of the company’s annual staff volunteer programme, 21 Days of Y’ello Care.

MTN rated among top sustainable global companies by Newsweek

MTN has been rated among the top 500 global companies on corporate sustainability and environmental impact in the 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings. The rankings are one of the world’s most recognised assessments of corporate environmental performance. Newsweek partnered with Corporate Knights Capital and leading sustainability minds from non-governmental organisations and the academic and accounting communities, to complete the rankings.

MTN gives its customers free access to Wikipedia

Kigali, Rwanda – June 3, 2014 – MTN Rwanda announced a new partnership today with the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that operates Wikipedia and its sister projects.

Digitisation of teaching and learning takes centre stage as MTN employees volunteer in local communities

Kigali – Volunteers from MTN Rwanda will again cast the spotlight on the digitisation of teaching and learning, when the company’s annual employee volunteer programme, 21 Days of Y’ello Care kicks off on 2 June.

MTN Rwanda adds the most affordable insurance to Mobile Money services in partnership with Ascoma and Prime Life Assurance.

MTN Rwanda has partnered with Ascoma and Prime Life Assurance to launch MTN LifeCare, a life insurance policy which MTN customers can subscribe to through MTN Mobile Money services. Rwandans can buy MTN LifeCare life insurance for RWF4,525 to 21,625 per year which will provide life benefits of RWF250,000 to RWF1,250,000 respectively.