Monday, 29 November 2021

Ethio Telecom’s TeleBirr snags 1m subscribers in first week

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Wednesday 26 May 21

As Ethiopia prepares to welcome its second national operator, Ethio Telecom is enjoying being the only player allowed to launch a mobile money service

Reports suggest that Ethio Telecom’s newly launched mobile money service, TeleBirr, has accrued over one million mobile subscribers just one week after launch.  The service, launched on the 11th of May, will allow customers to make cashless transactions using their mobile device, including sending and receiving money, depositing and withdrawing cash from selected locations, paying bills, and receiving cash sent from abroad…

Reports suggest that Ethio Telecom’s newly launched mobile money service, TeleBirr, has accrued over one million mobile subscribers just one week after launch.  The service, launched on the 11th of May, will allow customers to make cashless transactions using their mobile device, including sending and receiving money, depositing and withdrawing cash from selected locations, paying bills, and receiving cash sent from abroad…

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