Juba Express and WorldRemit Launched International Payments to Somalia

Juba Express, one of the fastest growing money transfer services and WorldRemit, a leading global payments company are connecting to provide Somalis with the opportunity to receive money from family and friends in 40+countries around the globe including the United Kingdom, United States, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Europe.

According to the World Bank, an estimated $1.4 billion in remittances is sent to Somalia every year by approximately 2 million Somalis in the diaspora. The inflow contributes to 24% of Somalia’s gross domestic product which is a vital life-line for many Somalis who rely on the support for their basic needs such as food, shelter, education, health services, and to sustain their small businesses.

“We are happy to be able to provide this great opportunity for Somalis. With Juba Express and WorldRemit working together, customers are able to experience a safe, fast and competitively priced money transfer experience.” said Ali Rashid, Business Development Manager, Juba Express.

“Somalis can remit home with ease and know that they are helping their families and friends to create new opportunities in all that is important to each family member, said Ahmed Tani, Country Manager Somalia, WorldRemit. Additionally, this will accelerate the digital growth in remittances.”

The WorldRemit payments platform allows customers to send money to Somalia digitally 24/7 at their convenience, quickly and securely through the WorldRemit app or online at www.worldremit.com.

Recipients do not need a smartphone in order to benefit from this service and can collect their money at various Juba Express cash pick up locations throughout Somalia.

WorldRemit recommends that existing customers download the latest version of the app from google play or the app store. Once the app is updated, customers can then select Somalia as the destination to send money to, choose how much they would like to send, add the recipient and complete the transaction.

Juba Express and Transfer Galaxy launched international payments to Africa

Juba Express and Transfer Galaxy come together to launch international payments in Africa. The first phase is East Africa, countries involved are Somalia, followed by Tanzania and Ethiopia. Other phases will incorporate East Africa (remaining countries), West Africa, Central Africa, and North Africa.

Customers can receive remittances through Transfer Galaxy from friends and family in Europe. Read more information on how to send money to Africa through the Transfer Galaxy website.

Juba Express Unveils Mpesa Services in Tanzania

On Monday 19th November 2018, juba express took another milestone and increase its growing network by officially launching mobile money payment services to Tanzania, through its partner Vodacom. The partnership and expansion of business was geared to provide customers with a safe, fast and competitive money transfer experience.

Through this, a client is able to send money direct to recipient mobile number. The service is real time and no hustle at all. This service is to benefit all East Africa Diasporas who wants to send money to their beloved ones in a fast and efficient way.
While launching the service juba express operational manager was enthusiastic to this new beginning as this real time mobile service now spread over not only to Tanzania and Kenya but also in Uganda. Other countries benefiting from Juba Express mobile payments services are Nigeria and Ghana.

Juba Express pride itself in offering lower charges, great exchange rates, guaranteed customer satisfaction, use of modern payment methods (mobile money) incorporated by good public relation practices.

Juba Express Unveils a Comprehensive and Robust System

Juba Express Unveils a Comprehensive and Robust System That Facilitates Prevention and Detection of Money Laundering

The new systems enhances the existing features to do the following:

  • Automatically screens customer transaction for suspected money laundering activities
  • Automatically Provides OFAC screening for every transaction.
  • Uses fuzzy logic for search and filtering
  • Able to extract and aggregate transaction information from company data sources
  • Automatically generates CTR/SARS for the required transactions
  • Provides risk scores and ranks suspected money laundering activities

Juba Express has long recognized the importance of safe-guarding the integrity of money transfer through its network. It has instituted strict compliance regimes designed to meet international and country-specific regulations, says. Juba Express is a fastest growing Money Transmitter company with services in Fifty Countries and Territories . With the current enhancements and the ongoing compliance training for its agents are intended to increase Juba Express’s agents awareness of combating Anti Money Laundering.