M-Commerce leaders from Bahrain and Latin America study Philippine mobile banking

A study group composed of six executives from YQ Bahrain, Movilway and Utiba Americas visited the Philippines on May 16-18 to take a look at Philippine mobile phone banking. Movilway CEO Fernando Fiksman and COO Dan Cohen, as well as YQ Bahrain General Manager Fawaz Ghazal and Board Director Tariq Al Saffar, were accompanied by [...]

MABS hosts Mobile Money Transfer Asia-Pacific Conference

Owing to its exemplary performance and remarkable success as mobile commerce pioneer and leader, the Philippines hosted the first Mobile Money Transfer Asia Pacific Conference (MMT-APAC) On December 7-9, 2009 put on by Clarion Events. Held at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel in Manila, the conference gathered some of the most important mobile money industry leaders, [...]

Philippine Rural Banks’ Mobile Phone Banking experiences shared at the MMT Summit in Dubai

Taking part in the international mobile money technology (MMT) scene, MABS presented alongside other mobile phone banking leaders on how mobile money works on the “front lines” of microfinance at the 2009 Mobile Money Technology Global Summit held in Dubai on October 26-27. MABS Chief of Party John Owens shared the experience of rural banks [...]

MABS, GXI, and UTIBA support PR Bank in expanding its Mobile Phone Banking Services in Manila

PR Bank has made the strategic decision to rollout Mobile Phone Banking Services (MPBS) in urban areas, and the expansion of the urban mobile commerce ecosystem, 15 prospective MPBS marketing agents completed a two-day training/workshop that oriented them to the basic features, procedures, and benefits of MPBS and GCASH – the electronic money platform facilitating the [...]