• CBN’s regulatory sandbox launches

    The Central Bank of Nigeria has announced that its regulatory sandbox is now active and available for use. This sandbox is designed to provide a secure environment for financial technology startups to test out their…
  • Fintech taps bank for remittance in Zimbabwe

    South African fintech company, Mama Money, has teamed up with AFC Commercial Bank in Zimbabwe to offer a cross-border money transfer and banking service. This partnership enables Mama Money's customers to send money to any…
  • Asian weather hits new lows

    The northern region of Asia is currently experiencing extremely low temperatures, with China seeing record-breaking lows and Japan preparing for blizzards. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, the city of Mohe in northern China recorded…
  • BP’s floating LNG facility enroute to West Africa

    BP, a multinational oil and gas company, has announced that a floating processing center for liquefied natural gas (LNG) has set sail from a Chinese shipyard and is en route to the coast of West…
  • Brazil has the most fintech users – report

    A new study by fintech Mambu has found that young Brazilians are the most active users of financial products in Latin America. The study found that on average, Brazilians aged between 18 and 35 use…