Wed, Jun 28, 2017 | updated 08:13 PM IST

Now withdraw cash across the country with Vodafone M-Pesa

Updated: Nov 24, 2016 17:55 IST      
Now withdraw cash across the country with Vodafone M-Pesa

New Delhi [India], Nov. 24 (ANI): Vodafone India on Thursday announced a unique cash out facility for its 8.4 million plus Vodafone M-Pesa customers who can withdraw cash using their digital wallet from any of the over 120,000 outlets across the country, subject to availability.

To avail the cash withdrawal facility, customers need to carry an identity proof to their nearest Vodafone M-Pesa outlet from where they can withdraw money, subject to availability, in line with RBI guidelines.

"Vodafone M-Pesa customers do not need to stand in long queues outside ATMs and bank branches for cash. We have invested in building a nationwide network of over 120,000 M-Pesa outlets, equivalent to the numbers of bank branches in the country. Over 56 percent of these outlets are located in the rural India, enabling last mile disbursement in the hinterland. Our customers can visit any of these outlets and use the unique cash out feature of Vodafone M-Pesa to withdraw cash from their digital wallet at their convenience," said Business Head, Vodafone M-Pesa, Suresh Sethi.

"Vodafone M-Pesa digital wallet too can be easily digitally loaded via credit or debit card or net banking. Additionally, the Vodafone M-Pesa wallet can also be used to shop online, pay bills and remit money to family and friends. Such comprehensive features, a nationwide distribution and service network and the unique cash out facility make Vodafone M-Pesa the ideal digital wallet for masses," he added.

In addition to enabling financial inclusion and offering the convenience of a digital wallet for easy transactions, its unique cash out feature makes it the ideal for all users, enabling them to digitise cash, remit it to family and friends, pay bills and/or withdraw it at their convenience.

The App welcomes all M-Pesa users (both Vodafone and non-Vodafone customers), intuitively and prompts existing users to login and new users to register for M-Pesa. With the ' M-Pesa App', consumers can very conveniently recharge their mobile and DTH, pay their Post-paid, Electricity, Gas and Landline bills from their mobile with a click of few buttons. As a special gesture, the customers can load their wallets using, debit cards, credit cards and net banking free of cost.(ANI)

New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced that the ROG Masters 2017 - India and South Asia qualifiers and the finals will be hosted at The Lalit, Bengaluru on August 19, 2017.

Full Story >>

InFocus launches 'Turbo5' smartphone-cum-power bank

Updated: Jun 28, 2017 16:50 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): Aiming to bounce back into the smartphone segment market in India, InFocus on Wednesday unveiled its latest device 'Turbo5' at Rs. 6,999 for the 16GB version and Rs. 7,999 for the 32GB version respectively.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): IT service aggregator HCL Infosystems on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership with Parablu, a cloud data protection and management solutions provider.

Full Story >>

Tokyo [Japan], June 28 (ANI): Shimizu Construction Co. Ltd. of Japan is slated to oversee the construction of underground railway space extending 1.74 kilometers between the Opera House Station and Ba Son Station.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): Kaspersky Lab's analysts are investigating the new wave of ransomware attacks targeting organizations across the world.

Full Story >>

EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine

Updated: Jun 28, 2017 01:02 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], June 28 (ANI): European Union (EU) regulators penalised U.S. tech giant Google a record USD 2.7 billion antitrust fine on Tuesday, for denying 'consumers a genuine choice' by using its search engine to unfairly steer them to its own shopping platform.

Full Story >>

Seoul [Japan], June 27 (ANI): NEC Corporation on Tuesday announced that it has provided a facial recognition system to Seoul Sky, an observatory in Lotte World Tower, a 123-floor, 555-meter high skyscraper.

Full Story >>

Kaspersky's latest patent to counter audio spying

Updated: Jun 27, 2017 13:28 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): Aiming to help to counter the threat posed by audio surveillance, Kaspersky Lab announced the launch of its latest patented technology to counteract unauthorised access to microphone data on Windows devices, which is being used in the company's flagship home solutions - Kaspersky Internet Security and Kaspersky Total Security.

Full Story >>

Make this Eid a tech-savvy one!

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 11:34 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Festivities are galore, as the nation gears up to celebrate Eid.

Full Story >>

Glide your way through bachelorhood with these five apps!

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 10:06 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Striking the perfect balance between personal and professional life can be tiresome.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Global mobile technology company OnePlus on Thursday launched its most awaited flagship 'OnePlus 5' in India priced at Rs. 32,999 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage version and Rs. 37,999 for 88GB RAM and 128GB storage version.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Social media giant Facebook has finally set up its new 'Group Insights' feature to enable proper administration of groups administrators (admins) to hold a more stringent check of the content being posted online.

Full Story >>

Online banking users to reach 150 billion by 2020: Study

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 16:35 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): With the ongoing digital drive in India, the number of users opting for online banking is expected to double to reach 150 million mark by 2020, from the current 45 million active urban online banking users in India, according to a report drafted by Facebook and The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Full Story >>

Video-calling made easier with Google Allo's latest update

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 14:46 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): With the latest update on Allo messaging app, users can now make video calls using Google Duo, without going to the app itself!

Full Story >>

Instagram Stories now has 250m users, new 'replay' feature

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 17:38 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 21 (ANI): Commemorating its achievement of registering 250 million daily users on its 'Stories' feature, social media engagement platform Instagram on Wednesday announced an update to its 'Live Video' segment.

Full Story >>

HP Inc. introduces two new convertible notebooks

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 15:22 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 21 (ANI): Aiming to instill creativity among students, professionals and millennials, HP Inc. on Wednesday introduced two new convertible notebooks - HP Pavillion x360 and HP Spectre x360, enabled with Windows Ink capabilities.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): In a bid to inspire art enthusiasts around the world to brush up their art knowledge and become art experts, Google has announced the latest updates on Search and Maps driving newer ways to experience artworks online.

Full Story >>

Hike launches wallet, UPI payments for quick transactions

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 17:32 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): Home-grown messaging platform Hike Messenger on Tuesday launched the feature of 'Hike Wallet' on its all-new visually unique version Hike 5.0 to send and receive money in the most easiest manner.

Full Story >>

Waterloo [Ontario], June 20 (ANI): BlackBerry Limited on Tuesday announced productivity and security enhancements to its enterprise software platform designed to power the 'Enterprise of Things'.

Full Story >>

New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI):The crippling financial implications of online banking security incidents have been brought to light by the latest Kaspersky Lab report into cyber security threats in the financial sector.

Full Story >>