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The National Bank of Egypt launches an electronic payment card for Al-Azhar University students

البنك الاهلي المصري
National Bank of Egypt

(Iman Al-Wasili) 2022

900 The National Bank of Egypt announced the launch of the new Meeza card for students Universities under the name “Unified Advantage” in cooperation with Al-Azhar University, with the aim of providing a comprehensive package of exclusive benefits and services tailored to suit the needs of university students.900 Yehia Aboul Fotouh, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National Bank of Egypt, stated that the launch of the new card in cooperation with Al-Azhar University comes within the bank’s strategy to expand financial inclusion by providing customers with Youth and university students with the latest innovative banking products and services designed for this segment with the aim of providing an advanced and easier banking experience that puts the customer in the first place to meet the changing and growing needs and requirements of all segments of the banking system. Clients, especially young people, as a first stage, provided that cooperation takes place with all universities inside Egypt in the next stage.900

Dr. Salama Dawoud, President of Al-Azhar University, expressed the university’s pride in cooperation with the National Bank of Egypt, which provides more banking services to university students, and raises their awareness rates by using the latest electronic payment methods and banking services. Pointing out that the issuance of these cards will support the university and the state’s orientation towards a society less dependent on cash, given that students use these cards to pay all university and other payments on campus as an alternative to cash payment.

Dr. Mohamed El-Sherbiny, Vice President for Education and Student Affairs, confirmed that cooperation between Al-Azhar University and the National Bank of Egypt includes providing a card The unified advantage, which combines financial inclusion and the university card for the student in integration with the digital solutions offered by the university to students. 900

Karim Souss, Chief Executive Officer of Retail Banking and Branches BA The National Bank of Egypt stated that the launch of this card contributes greatly to spreading the banking culture among customers, including university students, and attracting new segments, especially the youth segment, for whom modern technology is the basis of their daily dealings in all fields, stressing the National Bank of Egypt’s keenness to integrate segments that do not deal with The banking sector for its impact on the implementation of the system of financial inclusion and digital transformation. 2022 She added Hala Helmy, Head of Products and Financial Inclusion at the National Bank of Egypt, said that the new unified Meeza card includes a comprehensive package of exclusive benefits for students, which can be used as an alternative to the university card. To make available all financial transactions locally from cash withdrawals and electronic payment for all payments, adding that it does not need to open a bank account, and students can also use the card in all governmental and non-governmental financial transactions locally, and the possibility of paying university banks, and online shopping locally easily and safely and Benefit from the Internet banking service, as it also allows the possibility of receiving and disbursing internal and external transfers within 11 hours throughout the week and outside of official working hours. In Egyptian pounds, the card holder student also enjoys a distinguished package of electronic banking products and services, the most important of which are the InstaPay application and the Phone Cash mobile wallet. 900