PRESS RELEASE

  • PAYFORT registers wholly-owned business in the Saudi Arabia
    February 27, 2018
    PAYFORT, an Amazon company, has announced the registration of a new wholly owned company...
  • PayFort named FinTech of the Year at inaugural Seffy Awards
    November 25, 2017
    PAYFORT, an Amazon company, has been named FinTech of the Year at the inaugural...
  • PAYFORT, an Amazon company, has announced its fourth “State of Payments in the Arab World”
    October 10, 2017
    PAYFORT, an Amazon company, has announced its fourth “State of Payments in the Arab...
  • PAYFORT introduces card-on-delivery service in the region
    May 8, 2017
    PAYFORT, the leading online payment service provider in the Arab world, today announced a...
  • New ‘State of Fintech’ report forecasts 250 Fintech startup launches by 2020
    March 16, 2017
    PAYFORT and Wamda publish “State of Fintech” a report to inform entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers,...
  • PAYFORT and Wamda to lift the lid on MENA’s emerging Fintech sector
    March 1, 2017
    “State of Fintech” report to identify key trends, facts and figures for the fast...
  • PAYFORT and Amadeus simplify online payments for region's travel industry
    February 21, 2017
    PAYFORT’s partnership with Amadeus e-Power online travel booking engine makes it easy for any...
  • Fintech startup #Pay (HashPay) co-founders join forces with PAYFORT to further develop the fintech ecosystem in the Arab World
    January 24, 2017
    PAYFORT, the Arab world’s leading online payment gateway, and fintech startup #Pay (pronounced ‘hash-pay’)...
  • PAYFORT Receives Prestigious Doha Bank Partners Award
    November 29, 2016
    PAYFORT, the leading online payment service provider in the Arab world, has received the...
  • PAYFORT feted as ‘Fintech of the Year’ at The Entrepreneur MENA awards
    November 9, 2016
    PAYFORT, the leading online payment service provider in the Arab world, last night (Tuesday,...
  • Mastercard & Payfort bring safe and seamless ecommerce
    September 1, 2016
    With the Middle East anticipating a significant growth in e-commerce in the coming years,...
  • PAYFORT offers Egyptian consumers payment by monthly installments through deal with CIB, Egypt’s largest private-sector bank
    August 9, 2016
    PAYFORT, the leading online payment service provider in the Arab world, announced today the...
  • PAYFORT’s platform achieves Payment Card Industry Security Standards Certification for consecutive third year; renews commitment to e-payment security and consumer data protection
    July 24, 2016
    PAYFORT, the leading online payment service provider in the Arab world, has been certified...
  • PAYFORT is working with Shopify to simplify the process of creating and managing online stores for region’s startups
    July 17, 2016
    PAYFORT, the Arab world’s leading online payment service provider, today announced that it is...
  • Arab world could see US$69 billion in online payment transactions per annum by 2020
    June 2, 2016
    Ecommerce Middle East Show, Dubai, UAE – 31 May 2016 – PAYFORT, the leading...
  • PAYFORT State of Payments 2016 report to reveal new insights into Arab world’s buying habits
    May 12, 2016
    Report examines e-payment and e-commerce markets; adds extensive consumer survey to reveal region’s shopping...
  • PAYFORT integrates SADAD Account via FORT to further open up the world of ecommerce for Saudi consumers
    April 3, 2016
    Next generation payment gateway, 'FORT', now allows merchants to offer even more online payment...
  • PAYFORT announces START, a solution to make it easy for start-ups to embrace ecommerce, and The FORT, a next generation payment gateway that allows enterprises to fully optimize their online payment processes
    December 13, 2015
    Cairo, Egypt – 13 December 2015 - PAYFORT, the Arab world’s leading online payment...
  • PAYFORT announces game-changing flexible payment options for UAE, Saudi and Egypt consumers
    August 10, 2015
    PAYFORT installments simplifies paying by monthly installments for region’s online consumers, announces availability through...
  • PAYFORT Releases Travel/Tourism and Airline Sections of State of Payments in the Arab World 2015
    July 6, 2015
    Yearly report looks to 2020, predicts regional Travel and Tourism to grow to $5.3bn,...
  • PAYFORT acquisition of White Payments to help empower new generation of entrepreneurs
    June 29, 2015
    White Payments applications will be integrated with PAYFORT’s to make it easier for start-ups...
  • Virgin Mobile simplifies payments for Saudi subscribers with PAYFORT
    June 14, 2015
    Virgin Mobile Saudi Arabia, which is on a mission to Make Mobile Better, is...
  • PAYFORT Gears up for the 2015 State of Payments in the Arab World
    April 20, 2015
    Report examines e-payment and e-commerce markets, provides outlook for 2020 Dubai – 20 April 2015...
  • The UAE’s Ajman emirate pioneers the first micro e-payment option for a public service in the region
    March 3, 2015
    Motorists in Ajman can now effortlessly pay for parking via mobile apps equipped with...
  • PAYFORT set to unveil full suite of e-payment solutions and services at upcoming Cairo ICT 2014
    October 11, 2014
    The region’s leading online payment service provider continues to see great future for Egypt’s...
  • PAYFORT Launches pay@store Service in Egypt Helps millions of unbanked users to harness the value of shopping online
    September 22, 2014
    Egypt’s banked rate is only 9%, compared to the 50% global average “The launch of...
  • PAYFORT Seeks to Foster Startup Ecosystem Growth, Launches PayForward Initiative
    July 15, 2014
    PAThe PayForward Initiative was launched during a Ramadan IFTAR in Dubai, UAE, which was...
  • PAYFORT Celebrates Successful First Year of Operation, Releases First Arab World Online Payment Report
    May 27, 2014
    To be released at the 2014 ArabNet Digital Summit, the report is an informative...
  • PAYFORT to enable the region’s travel and hospitality industry to harness the benefits of Online Payment
    May 5, 2014
    Company specialists to introduce PAYFORT’s full suite of innovative payment solutions designed for the...
  • PAYFORT’s new zero security deposit program, neutralizes major obstacle to SME growth
    March 4, 2014
    The new program comes as part of PAYFORT’s drive to further support the e-commerce...
  • PAYFORT launches Saudi Arabia operation during ArabNet Riyadh 2013
    December 3, 2013
    PAYFORT powers regional expansion as Arab world continues to embrace e-payments; MD shares insights...
  • Secure e-payments key to building vibrant startup community in Egypt’ says PAYFORT’s MD at RiseUp Egypt Summit 2013
    November 24, 2013
    PAYFORT highlights critical role electronic payments play in driving entrepreneurship and turning ideas into...
  • Arab world’s leading online payment provider PAYFORT sees confidence in country’s e-payment adoption, launches in Egypt
    October 20, 2013
    PAYFORT already processed over AED 2.5 Billion in volume transactions since launch in UAE;...
  • Building trust in online transactions is the cornerstone to the Arab world’s mass adoption of e-commerce
    June 24, 2013
    PAYFORT launches at ArabNet 2013; regional payment gateway to provide online consumers and retailers...