Botswana is one of Africa’s most stable countries and since independence, Botswana has had one of the highest average economic growth rates in the world. Botswana is the world’s largest diamond producer and this has helped transform the country into a middle-income nation. As of 2016, the population of Botswana was estimated to be 2 285 856 people.
E-commerce adoption in Botswana has seen good growth. Previously, the point of sale was widely used as the payment acceptance device of choice but this has shifted to online card payments as e-commerce verticals shifted and online payment gateway technology was introduced.
Botswana Payment Gateway
Merchants can accept online payments in Botswana through Wirecard’s payment gateway, broadening payment options and widening their markets. Wirecard offers both API and hosted payment page solutions. Pula will be settled into the merchant’s local Botswanan bank account.
Transform the way you accept payments with Wirecard’s Botswana Payment Gateway.
Wirecard is a secure online payment solution that enables companies to accept secure card payments online. The Wirecard Developer Center contains information that will assist with the seamless and effective integration into the Wirecard Payment Gateway. There are several solutions that can be chosen from to cater for specific requirements merchants may have. To learn more about these solutions that can be integrated, please contact our specialist sales team.
Defining Payment Gateways and Why You Need One
Offering your customers more payment options at time of checkout will increase sales. Customers can use a credit or debit card when purchasing from Botswana payment gateways. Any online payment gateway enables merchants to accept credit and debit card payments via a website or application. MyGate’s mobile payment pages are specifically designed for use on all web enabled mobile phones and portable devices, such as tablets. MyGate detects the device during the transaction process and renders the page to fit to the physical width of the device that the customer is using.
Botswana Payment Gateways are helping more businesses to grow.
Online payment solutions create a way for people to pay their accounts 24 hours a day and as the company receiving these payments. The Botswana payment gateway works with an online merchant account. The merchant account is provided by a local bank that transfers money from credit or debit card sales to your bank account.
The best online payment systems allow merchants to accept card payments
What if your customer does not have internet banking, is far from your establishment, want your product or service, and have a card? When you accept debit or credit card payments, you will be broadening your target market and reaching beyond physical boundaries.
Accepting credit card payments means you will be enjoying all of the advantages of using one of the best online payment methods. MyGate has the experience to offer you the best online gateway payment systems in Botswana.
About the Botswana payment gateway
Botswana is one of Africa’s most stable nations, with an economy that is growing at a steady and comfortable pace. In fact, Botswana’s economy is so stable that it is considered to have one of the highest economic growth rates in the world.
There has recently been a shift to e-commerce in Botswana, and if your company does not adapt to accepting online sales, you might be missing out. While e-commerce is generally considered to be mostly for buying and selling products online, it can be used for so much more than that.
With the various MyGate payment gateway solutions, merchants are able to accept debit and credit card payments via the MyGate payment gateway, which offers both API and hosted payment page options. Different currencies can be accepted via the gateway.
Making Online Payments Safer
The Payment Cards Industry Standard (PCI) is a standard created by MasterCard and Visa to ensure that card data is stored securely. It is mandatory that online processors are PCI compliant. MyGate complies with PCI standards.
MyGate’s card security forms part of our overall objective of creating a safe secure financial platform for merchants to transact and enhances their information security and business process management capabilities.