Travellers in Ghana seeking to enjoy world class on board services and products provided by Brussels Airline can now conveniently purchase their tickets from their mobile phones via MTN Mobile Money.

 This according to the two companies is aimed at making it easier for customers in Ghana topurchase Brussels Airline tickets to over 100 destinations around the world.

Speaking about the partnership, Eli Hini, General Manager, Mobile Financial Service at MTN, saidthe introduction of the service redefines the concept of convenience in relation to purchasing airline tickets as payments can be made from anywhere.

He said the Mobile Money industry in Ghana is booming and has pushed the frontiers of ecommerce.

“With over 9.5 million registered mobile money users, the potential for this industry is limitless.  The introduction of this service by Brussels Airlines and MTN Mobile Money therefore represents a game changer in the international airline industry in Ghana.

The ability to sit in the comfort of your home, office and virtually anywhere and pay for goods and services is another reason why Ghanaians are increasingly using MTN Mobile Money to address their day-to-day financial needs”, he added.

On her part, the Country Manager for Brussels Airline, Rita Macedo, said the MTN Mobile Money payment option will enable customers to conveniently purchase Brussels Airlines tickets from anywhere in Ghana.

“We see that more and more people are purchasing items via their mobile phones and with this new service we want to offer our customers maximum flexibility in the way they wish to purchase a ticket as we reinforce our position in the Ghanaian market, which is very important to us,” she added.

 By: Leticia Ohene-Asiedu