VANCOUVER, CANADA, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — QUEST WATER GLOBAL, INC. (OTC Pink: QWTR) (“Quest” and/or the “Company”), an innovative water technology company and developer of the solar-powered AQUAtap water purification, desalination and distribution technology, announced today that the Company’s joint venture in the Democratic Republic of Congo (the “DRC”), AQUAtap Oasis Partnership SARL (“AQUAtap Oasis”), has developed and launched its own AQUAtap App, a mobile application for the payment of drinking water at AQUAtap Oasis Community Water Centers in the DRC.

The launch of the AQUAtap The app represents a milestone for the company and AQUAtap Oasis. The app can be downloaded in seconds and users can start purchasing water immediately, allowing AQUAtap Oasis to serve an even greater number of customers.

AQUAtap The app has been released on Google Play App Store for Android users and will soon be released on Apple App Store for iPhone users. The app makes it easy for people to buy clean and safe water from AQUAtap Oasis community water centers in the DRC use their mobile phones and are integrated with Pepele Mobile, Trust Merchant Bank’s mobile banking platform and the Orange Money digital platform. The app is also integrated with Quest’s electronic water management and cashless revenue collection system.

The Company expects the new AQUAtap App, with its two integrated digital payment platforms, to simplify customer access to drinking water, while adding important measures to enable each AQUAtap Oasis Community Water Center to measure its performance and impact on the community. The launch of the application, as well as the integration of payment platforms, demonstrates the pioneering approach of the company and AQUAtap Oasis to the digital distribution of drinking water.

“Year after year, global and national institutions struggle to meet the basic drinking water needs of growing populations, while cellphones have become ubiquitous in the developing world,” remarked Isaac Kalonji, co-founder and chief executive officer. from AQUAtap. Oasis and President of Kalo Products SARL. “The spread of mobile phones has considerably reduced the time and cost of communications between several often remote areas. Mobile phones are increasingly being used as cost-effective tools for collecting data and disseminating information. We couldn’t miss it. Therefore, entering the Fintech space in the DRC by developing and launching our AQUAtap App, brings us closer to our customers, ensures financial inclusion and helps us create more transparency with our partners and investors.

Since the launch of the first AQUAtap Oasis Water Community Center on World Water Day, March 22, 2021, AQUAtap Oasis provided free drinking water to the community for a trial period. Water sales started in May 2022, with the AQUAtap App and AQUAtap revenue collection system to track progress. The current success in water sales is evidenced by the growing number of people downloading the new app, using it to top up their water cards and purchasing clean, safe water. AQUAtap Oasis has seen 50% revenue growth per week as the public eagerly embraces AQUAtap App at a higher pace and become comfortable with using the global payment system. It’s not just imperative for Quest and AQUAtap Oasis to continuously innovate in the clean water sector, but also to develop a direct relationship with their customers.

“The DRC, and Africa as a whole, is embracing an incredible digital transformation full of opportunity, job creation and the lasting impact of financial inclusion for low-income families. The launch of our new AQUAtap App reflects our partnership’s unwavering commitment to this important process. This digital drinking water distribution is considered the first successful case of such distribution in the DRC,” said Maryan Ali, Director of AQUAtap. Oasis and co-founder and managing director of American Venture Mergers & Acquisitions. “Data collection is our most valuable asset. Our new app will provide in-depth business intelligence and insights, allowing us to innovate, grow and scale more effectively. »

AQUAtap The application, combined with both Pepele Mobile and the integrated Orange Money digital platform, not only offers easy access to drinking water, but also full transparency for AQUAtap’s partners and investors. Oasis. These partners and investors have access to the back-end administrative element of the application, allowing them to monitor, in real time, the number of people charging water cards, the amount charged, the frequency with which customers buy of water and the amount of water each. customer purchases, as well as several other performance metrics.

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About AQUAtap Oasis Partnership SARL

AQUAtap Oasis Partnership SARL is a strategic partnership between Quest Water Solutions, Inc. (Canada), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, American Venture Mergers & Acquisitions, LLC (USA) of Dikembe Mutombo and Kalo Products SARL (DRC). The partnership merges the social mission of a non-profit organization with the market-driven business approach to drive global growth, dignity and potential while accelerating progress towards the global goal of equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water. The benefits derived from this holistic, inclusive and impactful approach create shared value for business and society.

About AQUAtap Oasis Community Centers

AQUAtap of the quest are self-contained, solar-powered, decentralized water purification and distribution systems. AQUAtap was designed primarily for use in rural or peri-urban areas where infrastructure is sparse or non-existent. AQUAtap is a cost-effective, sustainable and environmentally friendly turnkey solution that provides a safe, reliable and plentiful source of drinking water. Each unit is fully self-contained, powered by state-of-the-art photovoltaic panels. The energy-efficient AQUAtap is available in several configurations, depending on the application, water source and preferred delivery method. When used in conjunction with Quest’s inclusive Build-Own-Operate business model, as is currently the case in the DRC, the AQUAtap the systems are equipped with several cashless point-of-sale interface modules to enable the sale of clean water. Each AQUAtap converts contaminated fresh, brackish or sea water into clean, purified drinking water at a rate of up to 100,000 liters per day. The systems are both modular and scalable in design, easily allowing for increased water production, and are designed to operate in any environment and without any existing infrastructure. Housed in a custom modular enclosure, a single solar-powered AQUAtap is capable of producing drinking water for up to 5,000 people per day.

About Quest Water Global, Inc.

Quest Water Global, Inc., is a socially responsible and innovative water solutions company. Our goal is to provide a permanent, abundant, affordable and sustainable source of drinking water to underserved communities. The company’s exclusive solar-powered AQUAtap The community water purification and distribution system produces up to 100,000 liters per day of clean, safe drinking water. To achieve its financial, social and environmental goals, Quest uses an inclusive and proprietary Build-Own-Operate business model that relies on strong multi-industry partnerships, operating globally and in local communities. For more information, visit our website at

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Jacqueline McClure, Corporate Communications
Quest Water Global, Inc.
+1 604 565 1103
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