Amex, EmiratesNBD tie up on e-payments
, July 26, 2008
American Express has signed an agreement with Emirates NBD to enable UAE-based American Express cardmembers to settle monthly bills online and at cash deposit machines.
The online service is available to Amex cardmembers holding bank accounts with Emirates Bank.
“Emirates NBD is our strategic partner, and their robust online and CDM network facilities will provide an efficient payment channel for our cardmembers," said Girish Marathe, senior director for UAE at American Express Middle East.
“The busy lifestyle of our customers requires convenience and flexibility, prompting the move towards automating more areas of our operations," said Jamal Bin Ghalaita, Emirates NBD general manager, consumer banking and wealth management.
Amex cardmembers can also settle their monthly bills at Enoc and Eppco petrol stations.- TradeArabia News Service