Digital Payments in Egypt and Saudi Arabia are on the rise, accelerated by COVID pandemic

13 Jul 2021

Arab Advisors Group released two new reports which analyze the digital payment sectors in-depth in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.

Arab Advisors Group released two new reports: “Digital Payments in Egypt” and “Digital Payments in Saudi Arabia” which analyze the countries’ regulatory frameworks governing digital payments and the services offered by digital payment key players in Egypt and Saudi Arabia (including communication service providers). Furthermore, Arab Advisors Group looked at recent key events and significant digital payment indicators in both countries which measure market size growth. The reports answer the following questions:

• What are the digital payments available in Egypt and Saudi Arabia, who are the key players, and what are their offerings?

• What are the regulatory frameworks governing digital payments in Egypt and Saudi Arabia?

• How are telecom operators involved in digital payments?

• What are the recent key events in this sector?

• How did Egypt and Saudi Arabia’s digital payment markets grow during the past years?

“Arab Advisors Group is thrilled to announce the release of its new reports which provide a crucial assessment of Egypt and Saudi Arabia’s digital payment markets.” commented Hiba Rabadi, Arab Advisors Group’s Deputy General Manager.

New technology and increased digitization have given rise to growth in digital payments, the leading segment of financial technology.” Dana Shekem, Arab Advisors Group’s analyst noted. “This has been accelerated out of the need presented by the COVID pandemic. There have been many developments and breakthroughs in the digital payment sector in the analyzed markets, Egypt and Saudi Arabia.”

Please contact Arab Advisors Group for more details or to get a copy of the reports’ Table of Contents. The reports were released to Arab Advisors Group’s subscribers and can be purchased for a fee of US$ 4,000 each.

The purchase of these reports will count towards an annual Strategic Research Service subscription.

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