March 11, 2013

Prepay Nation Partners with Jawwal to Offer IMTU

Prepaid airtime from the Palestinian mobile network operator to be available at Prepay Nation partner retail locations throughout the US

Philadelphia, PA March 11th, 2013 — Prepay Nation, one of the nation’s fastest-growing providers of cross-border micropayments and prepaid mobile airtime transfers, has signed a partnership with major Palestine-based mobile network operator “Jawwal”. Through the agreement, prepaid mobile top-ups for phones on the Jawwal network will be available for purchase at thousands of retail outlets across the United States, enabling Jawwal subscribers to receive mobile airtime refills instantly from their friends and loved ones in the US.

Prepay Nation currently connects over 150 mobile network operators around the world to a growing network of over 150,000 retail outlets throughout North America and Europe, which make airtime refills on those networks available for purchase by members of expatriate diaspora who seek to support their loved ones back home. The company partners with distributors, retailers, and mobile network operators, forming a thriving and expansive ecosystem that reaches millions of expatriates and over 2.4 billion mobile subscribers globally.

“Jawwal is an excellent fit,” said Bill Hinton, Vice President of Business Development at Prepay Nation. “In addition to being one of the largest providers of mobile telecom service throughout the region, they are also dedicated to bringing new technologies to their subscribers and keeping them connected, instantly and easily. This partnership is a milestone expansion for us in the Middle East region, and we look forward to working with Jawwal to continue to grow the business for both companies.”

“Our number one priority is to keep our customers connected,” said Rami Hinawi, Services and Product Management Department Head at Jawwal. “By joining the Prepay Nation ecosystem, we connect them to support of their loved ones around the world as well, a valuable service we are pleased to offer. With our leading market reach, and Prepay Nation’s impressive distribution networks, we are confident that this is a partnership that will bring significant value to everyone involved.”

About Jawwal

Since its inception in 1999 and despite continuing political and economic instability, Jawwal has been moving from one remarkable success to another as the first mobile operator in Palestine all the way to winning the trust of more than 2.5 million subscribers to date. For more information, visit