The sports category has moved to a new website.

Kenya's Pesapal Integrates American Express

American Express card holders will from the 27th of February, 2017 be able use their cards to transact on any online payment portal that uses Pesapal.

 

Speaking on the American Express integration, Pesapal CEO Agosta Liko said,

“We are committed to making it easier to do business online, securely and conveniently. Bringing American Express on board is a big step towards this and we hope that our merchants are able to take advantage of it to grow their business.“

This new option opens up businesses using Pesapal to wider markets as the region sees a surge in foreign investments and Kenya continues to be East Africa’s biggest business hub.

ADVERTISEMENT

This is especially convenient for businesses in the tourism sector who will add to the variety of booking and payment options available to international clients.

Pesapal also offers an online booking engine for Hotels through its platform, www.reserveport.com.

Kenyans looking to get an American Express card can do so via Equity Bank who partnered with assured top notch security when they use their cards online as Pesapal is PCI DSS compliant and also employs bank level security features. A round the clock helpdesk is also available for any concerns and issues raised by users on the platform.

Pesapal is available in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi where users can transact using mobile money, Visa and Mastercard. American Express will also be available in all these markets with expansion into Nigeria is projected in 2018.

ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

10 African cities with the highest crime index at the start of 2024

10 African cities with the highest crime index at the start of 2024

Machoka at 70: Emotions run high during Citizen TV presenter's birthday [Video]

Machoka at 70: Emotions run high during Citizen TV presenter's birthday [Video]

Diwali 2022: Is Monday a public holiday in Kenya?

Diwali 2022: Is Monday a public holiday in Kenya?

Akothee finally reveals reasons for separating from Omosh 1 month after wedding

Akothee finally reveals reasons for separating from Omosh 1 month after wedding

Man, once a ‘billionaire’, recounts how he lost wealth, now sells his book on streets [Video]

Man, once a ‘billionaire’, recounts how he lost wealth, now sells his book on streets [Video]

Details of Ngina Kenyatta's luxurious restaurant

Details of Ngina Kenyatta's luxurious restaurant

Zero Chills! Jackie Matubia's advice for Milly Chebby amid the unfollow drama

Zero Chills! Jackie Matubia's advice for Milly Chebby amid the unfollow drama

Nigerian royal dignitaries, including four kings and a queen, expected to attend Museveni’s 50th wedding anniversary celebrations

Nigerian royal dignitaries, including four kings and a queen, expected to attend Museveni’s 50th wedding anniversary celebrations

10 African countries with the strongest military power in 2024

10 African countries with the strongest military power in 2024

ADVERTISEMENT