Qatar-based telecom provider Ooredoo Group has selected Singapore-based global mobile payments provider GoSwiff as its partner for the implementation of its international mPOS (mobile point of sale) platform.
The partnership will cover nine markets including Algeria, Indonesia, Iraq, Kuwait, Myanmar, Maldives, Oman, Qatar and Tunisia. It will include recruiting merchants to the platform, from large corporates to micro-merchants.
GoSwiff will provide an integrated multi-payment solution including mPOS, mobile money and airtime top-up for Ooredoo´s merchant clients. The service will also include Value Added Services, including merchant reward programs, to encourage a greater volume of transactions, and consumer loyalty tools that will enable Ooredoo to better engage with its customers.
As part of the agreement, Ooredoo Group is outsourcing managed services for mPOS to GoSwiff, including merchant profiling, segmentation and engagement with different industry verticals.
Ooredoo is an international communications company delivering mobile, fixed, broadband internet and corporate managed services tailored to the needs of consumers and businesses across markets in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.
GoSwiff is a provider of mobile payment platforms and marketing solutions. Incorporated in 2010, GoSwiff is headquartered in Singapore and currently has a presence in 25 countries around the world.