E-payments via eFAWATEERcom exceed JD6.7 billion

Payments made via the electronic online payment platform eFAWATEERcom reached JD6.747 billion, compared with JD6.1 billion in the same period in 2018, according to Central Bank of Jordan data.

Transactions through eFAWATEERcom were near 14.5 million, compared to 9.2 million for the same comparison period.

On a monthly basis, payments made via the platform in December increased by JD730.3 million, compared to payments worth JD550 million for the same period in 2018.

With regard to transactions, they numbered 1.6 million, compared to one million payment movements for the same comparison period.

The number of transactions that were made through the platform since its launching until the end of 2019 had reached 30.8 million with a total value of JD16.877 billion.

A total of 30 banks and financial institutions offer e-payment services, while 196 facilities in the public and private sectors issue bills that are accepted by the system.

Source: Jordan News Agency