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App purchases helped Latvian residents save 55 years’ worth of time last year

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUOver the course of last year, public transport passengers drove a distance equal to circumventing the globe 49 times. The amount of time residents spent in cars last year is equal to 610 years. App purchases have helped residents save up to 5 minutes of time, because they did not have to spend time waiting in queues to purchase a ticket or looking for a free parking space, as reported by Mobilly mobile purchase processing app representatives.

Last year, the total number of purchases processed by Mobilly had reached 12.6 million, which is 29% more when compared to 2017. Latvian residents and guests more often use mobile apps to pay for parking and public transport ticket purchases.

In 2018, the number of Mobilly clients had increased 40%. The number of people who use the app to pay for parking or purchase bus or train tickets had increased 80%. What is particularly interesting is that the number of ticket-buyers had nearly doubled. The most popular route for ticket purchase was Ogre-Riga.

In 2018, Mobilly customer service consultants spent an average of 25 days to assist clients. ‘We are proud of our employees’ professionalism and patience to listen to every client’s problem. Using Mobilly services, our clients have saved time equal to 55 years – more than 29 million minutes annually. Our employees have spent a total of 3,009 hours in talks with clients over the phone,’ says Mobilly representative.

Mobilly app is used by private persons and more than 5,000 businesses. Mobilly is the most used mobile app for purchase processing in Latvia. The  company was registered in 2003 with a base capital of EUR 476,860.


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