Jordan’s central bank to launch e-payment service for utilities bills

February 13, 2014 11:45 am

Jordanian central bank has signed an agreement with local company, Madfoo3atCom for Electronic Payments, to enable citizens to settle their private sector and government bills online, Jordan Times has reported. Scheduled to be launched by late March or early April, eFAWATEERcom will enable users to view their electricity and telephone bills and settle them immediately online, whether through ATMs or through mobile or internet banking, Maha Bahou, executive manager of the payment systems department at CBJ, told reporters. Water bills are to be added shortly after the launch.