Khalti.com has won the People’s Choice Awards in the Google Business Group (GBG) 2017 “Story Search” contest. The other winners are Cafe Yagam, Philippines, Riliv, Indonesia and Virtualahan, Philippines.
GBG in a post said, “We’re especially thrilled to see a common theme uniting each of these businesses: a socially-conscious mission. The winners inspire us all with how they run their businesses for the benefit of others.”
Khalti will now get an opportunity to get directly mentored by Google Payments at the headquarters in San Francisco. Along with that they win a trip to Google Mountain View Headquarters for the Google I/O tech conference 2018 and have a video depicting their story.
Amit Agrawal from Khalti writes, “We are thankful to all our well wishers and people who have always kept faith in us and supported us. This has inspired us to do even better in days to come. This is just a small step towards a Cashless and Digital Nepal. Thank you everyone!”
Khalti is one stop payment gateway that provides a range of services including online mobile recharge, bill payments, online ticketing and much more. The mission is to ensure digital financial inclusion for every citizen in Nepal, connecting people across the mountains with technology which allows them to digitally receive and make payments for services.
By Prakriti Tuladhar
This article was originally published at TechLekh on October 13, 2017. Read the original article here.