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Nov 2013: MTN Uganda launches another Mobile Money ATM cash out service in partnership with Interswitch

MTN Uganda, the leading Mobile Money network, has partnered with Interswitch Uganda to further increase their ATM Cash out footprint by allowing customers to cash out at all Interswitch’s ATMs across the country. Interswitch Uganda, is one of East Africa’s leading integrated payments companies.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda holds a successful 10th Edition of the MTN Kampala Marathon attracting more than 20,000 participants

The 2013 MTN Kampala Marathon has received varied accolades from participants for the impeccable planning and seamless organization of the event.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda takes Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Business Training to Northern Uganda

Over eighty participants from Northern Uganda participated in the MTN Business training for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and were awarded certificates.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda scoops Best Corporate Award at the First Social Media Awards

MTN Uganda won the Best Corporate award at Uganda’s inaugural Social Media Awards which were held at the Hub - Oasis Mall on Friday 15th December 2013.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda adds the most affordable insurance to Mobile Money services in partnership with AON and Jubilee Insurance

MTN Uganda has partnered with AON and Jubilee Insurance to launch “MTN LifeCare”, a life insurance policy, which MTN customers can subscribe to through MTN Mobile Money services. Ugandans can buy "MTN LifeCare" life insurance for UShs. 7,500/- to 22,500/- per year which will provide death benefits of UShs. 1,000,000 to UShs. 5,000,000 respectively.

Nov 2013: Deliberate investment needed to realise benefits of mobile money

Johannesburg – The power of Mobile Money as an enabler of financial transactions is beginning to gain ground in Africa. Uganda is a case in point, where more than half of MTN’s customers are Mobile Money enabled and generate over 25 million transactions each month.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda Foundation hands over 10 Police Booths to support Community Policing

The MTN Uganda through the MTN Uganda Foundation has today handed over ten new Police Booths constructed on different locations along the 21 kilometer Northern By-Pass to the Uganda Police Force. The booths that were constructed at a total cost of UShs. 110 million will go a long way in supporting the Uganda Police with Community Policing as well as enhancing their Emergency Response activities in the area.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda hosts customers to the MTN Business Golf Day

MTN Uganda, on Friday 8th November 3013 hosted the first ever MTN Business Golf Day at Kampala Golf Club. This was an all-day event in which the MTN Leadership Team and more than 30 corporate companies participated in a full field shotgun game of golf which kicked off at 11am. 

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda introduces street parking payment via Mobile Money in partnership with Multiplex

MTN Uganda has partnered with Multiplex to introduce a payment option for parking fees via the MTN Mobile Money platform. Vehicle drivers in Kampala will no longer have to go to Multiplex branches in order to make payments for outstanding dues. All they have to do is dial *165# on their mobile phones to make instant payments.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda Foundation contributes UShs. 150 million towards the rehabilitation of Kilembe Mines Hospital

MTN Uganda, through the MTN Uganda Foundation has contributed items worth UShs. 150 million towards the rehabilitation of the Kilembe Mines Hospital in Kasese District- Western Uganda as an effort to contribute to the welfare of the people following the aftermath of flood disaster which hit the district earlier this year in May, leaving in its wake immense challenges including poor sanitation and hygiene.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda Sponsors The 4th annual South African Wine Festival

MTN Uganda in partnership with South African Airways, Stanbic Bank, Serena sponsored the fourth annual South African Wine Festival in Kampala recently. The event brought to Uganda a selection of the most successful wineries from South Africa that exhibited best selection in South African wines.

Nov 2013: MTN Uganda Launches Elite Club To Reward Loyal Customers

Yesterday, MTN Uganda launched MTN Elite; a program designed to recognize and reward MTN’s most valued customers.