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Finnfund today announced a USD 19 million loan to Iraq’s leading mobile network provider Atheer Telecom Iraq, known by its brand name Zain Iraq. Zain Iraq, a member of Kuwait-based Zain Group, has been operating in Iraq since 2004. The financing allows Zain Iraq to modernize its network in Northern Iraq as well as enhancement […]Read more
June 26, 2018
Finnfund, a Finnish development finance company, has made an investment in Jumo, a financial services platform providing mobile financial services in emerging markets. JUMO is a multi-sided platform for Mobile Network Operators and Financial Service Providers. To date, JUMO has served over 5 million people in Africa and Asia using behavioural data from mobile usage. […]Read more
November 1, 2017
It is hard to find a job in Nairobi. Even good qualifications do not open all the doors. The competition is ruthless. There is no shortage of applicants and the number swells by a million each year. Nairobi, full of smart young university graduates, may be Africa’s toughest job market. Sylvia Biwott and Gregory Oyolo are […]Read more
June 15, 2017