E Bay discovers Swahili

EBay launched an online classified ad site for international markets, called Kijiji, which means “village” in Swahili. The Kijiji services, which will be available across multiple cities in 50 countries to start, is designed to be a place where people can trade services that are local in nature, such as finding renters or buyers for apartments or homes, finding a babysitter, posting job listings, selling goods and even placing personal ads.