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Bank Muscat facilitates card payment for vehicle parking at airport

MUSCAT, 28 April 2019 

Bank Muscat, the flagship financial services provider in the Sultanate, in line with its vision ‘To serve you better, everyday’ and commitment to a secure and convenient electronic payment option for customers, has joined hands with Oman Airport Management Company to facilitate acceptance of all debit and credit cards for vehicle parking meters at Muscat International Airport. Boosting convenience for visitors to the airport, the initiative complements government efforts in making e-payment as the preferred mode of payment in Oman. The facility allows usage of all bank cards for parking of vehicles at the airport.

Amjad Al Lawati, AGM – Cards & eBanking, said: “In line with its leadership position and customer-centric strategy, Bank Muscat is delighted to join hands with Oman Airport Management Company and launch yet another value-added service benefiting visitors to Muscat International Airport. Vehicle parking at the airport is now more convenient as cards issued by all banks are accepted for payments at the parking meters. Bank Muscat is proud to facilitate electronic payment as a business model. The initiative motivates a change in consumer behaviour that makes digital payment both a habit and preference in view of convenience and security.”

Bank Muscat commenced card acquiring operations in 2002 and since then has crossed many milestones to become the largest acquirer and issuer of cards in Oman. Reflecting a maturing payment industry in Oman, the bank supports leading organisations to develop customised solutions to support their business and service. The bank is currently working on multiple projects to provide custom-built payment solutions.

Providing the ‘best in class’ service, Bank Muscat continues to invest in cutting edge IT infrastructure, latest Point of Sale (PoS) terminals and competent human resources available in the payments industry. It is this dedication and commitment to service that has made Bank Muscat the preferred electronic payment service provider to the nation. 

The ability and flexibility to adapt, innovate and provide customised payment solutions have made the bank unique in the market. Bank Muscat remains committed to enhancing efficiency and productivity to further strengthen the payment industry in Oman.