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Vodacom, Alibaba Alipay Super-App to Boost South Africa Sales

Vodacom has developed Africa’s first super-app with help from China’s Alibaba Group, allowing subscribers a broad range of services including taking out loans, shopping online and making standard mobile payments. The app, called VodaPay, will be available to South African customers in coming weeks, and will help Vodacom expand financial and e-commerce services in its home market in the absence of new high-speed broadband spectrum.


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