For a better browsing experience, you may need to change or upgrade your browser to a more recent version.

Press Release Details

Monday, April 11, 2022

To provide innovative payment solutions and virtual bank cards with unique features, Orange Egypt Signs an Exclusive Agreement with “Visa” for Orange Cash customers

Orange Egypt has signed an exclusive agreement with Visa, the world leader in digital payments, to provide a suite of advanced, unique, and exclusive digital payment solutions through virtual and physical bank cards that will enable Orange Cash wallet customers to complete financial transactions in a fast, efficient and safe manner, while contributing to the State's efforts in transforming the society into a cashless community.

This exclusive agreement comes in line with Orange’s keenness to enrich its customers experience with advanced services, Orange Cash customers will manage to conduct online and in store purchasing transactions using Visa’s various payment services whether domestically or internationally. Visa will also provide unique products that grant premium benefits to Orange Premier customers

The agreement enables customers to use Visa’s global network to execute all financial transactions from Orange Cash wallet. It will also expand the QR code service to help merchants accept payments from Orange Cash wallet.

On this occasion, Noel Chateau, Chief Transformation & Operational Efficiency Officer at Orange Egypt, expressed his happiness with the new offers provided to Orange customers through this partnership with Visa, the world’s largest network for electronic payments.

“Orange is always keen to provide its customers with new and unique features to facilitate their daily payments that save them time and effort,” he added.

"An exclusive agreement with a global company such as Visa reaffirms Orange's position as the ideal partner for customers who seek to benefit from cutting-edge technologies related to digital transformation and electronic payment services," Chateau concluded.

“We, at Visa, are thrilled to sign a 5-year partnership with the giant telecom operator Orange, one of the largest mobile network operators in Egypt. Through this partnership, we will tie our services and products to Orange Cash wallet and give customers the opportunity to use multiple issuing products. This comes as part of our plans to diversify payment methods, encourage digital payments, and support Egypt’s moves towards a cashless economy. We commit to investing in this partnership to capture the extraordinary growth opportunity ahead of us," added Malak El Baba, Visa's Egypt Country Manager.

Related Images

About Orange

Orange is one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators with sales of 42.3 billion euros in 2020 and 142,000 employees worldwide at 31 December 2020, including 82,000 employees in France. The Group has a total customer base of 259 million customers worldwide at 31 December 2020, including 214 million mobile customers and 22 million fixed broadband customers. The Group is present in 26 countries. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services. In December 2019, the Group presented its new "Engage 2025" strategic plan, which, guided by social and environmental accountability, aims to reinvent its operator model. While accelerating in growth areas and placing data and AI at the heart of its innovation model, the Group will be an attractive and responsible employer, adapted to emerging professions.

Orange and any other Orange product or service names included in this material are trademarks of Orange or Orange Brand Services Limited.