Mr. Ashraf El-Kady - Chairman of The United Bank - stated that The United Bank is one of the leading banks in providing electronic payment services for government dues and has 13 competitive advantages for e-government payment programs that provides in cooperation with the e-finance operating technology company, namely:
The first advantage: e-government payment programs allow customers to pay the taxes due, whether income tax - upstream deduction - value added tax, in real time and directly from the customer’s headquarters CPS or through the digital payment channels of The United Bank: internet banking for individuals and companies, mobile banking and the UB digital wallet. And also through the United Bank Meeza cards.
The second advantage: e-government payment programs allow the financiers to pay the customs due to them of all kinds, such as: the unified window - customs release certificates - and the customer’s current account with customs. This is through transferring from their bank accounts directly with The United Bank or through multiple digital payment channels for The United Bank.
The third advantage: These distinguished programs give customers the ability to make social insurance payments, whether for companies or individuals. Also pay all dues of government departments and authorities (payments for the government supply order).
The fourth advantage: This service contributes to making it easier for clients to fulfill their obligations on time, whether for themselves or for their families by giving them the ability to pay university fees, whether governmental or private, throughout the republic.
Fifth advantage: Pay all customs fees and all bills due to all ports and airports. In addition to the General Organization for Export and Import Control GOEIC payments programs.
The sixth advantage: Providing support for the Egyptian state’s orientation towards urban expansion and the establishment of new urban communities, which contributes to achieving comprehensive development in accordance with the Vision 2030 and encouraging citizens to invest in real estate through real estate financing programs that suit all types of income for the citizen and gives him the ability to pay the expenses of various real estate financing programs.
The seventh advantage: support for the principles and values of Egyptian society based on social solidarity. E-payment programs give customers the ability to donate to the Tahya Misr Fund to fight poverty and disease, as well as receive all types of donations to authorized entities from the state.
The eighth advantage: The electronic payments program receives all kinds of electronic collections through the collection companies operating in Egypt, such as: Aman - B - Masary - Momken - Payment - Waqty - Egybuy and others, in order to limit the circulation of cash and encourage society to transform into a digital society.
The ninth advantage: providing all electronic payment services through the bank’s 64 branches across the country.
The tenth advantage: These programs give customers a competitive advantage, which is non-compliance with payment in the office where the taxpayer or the specified customs outlet is registered. This is to facilitate them and achieve the principle of decentralization in the collection of government dues.
The eleventh advantage: The United Bank provides this service to its customers and non-customers. In order to facilitate them and encourage electronic payments to convert to a non-cash society. As well as broadening the base for financial inclusion.
The twelfth advantage: electronic payment services from the CPS customer’s headquarters or via The United Bank’s digital banking channels available 24/7. This saves effort and time for customers.
Thirteenth advantage: full and complete use of the service in accordance with international standards.