Thawani Technologies Company chosen an e-payment option at Muscat International Book Fair
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Thawani Technologies Company’s has been chosen as an e-payment option at the 24th edition of Muscat International Book Fair 2019 to be held at Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre from February 20 to March 2. The organising committee of the Muscat International Book Fair chose the Thawani Technologies Company for being one of the simplest and most innovative e-payment solutions in the Sultanate.

Thawani e-payment platform will enable smart and easy payment for users, publishing houses and bookstores on the platform. The e-payment platform will improve visitors' experience at the Muscat International Book Fair in terms of speed and safety and will not to deprive them of the books they wish to purchase. Thawani e-payment solution offers a safe, simple, and highly secure payment method as an alternative to cash, credit, and debit cards. Besides, Thawani Technologies Company recently enabled Face ID and fingerprint authentication for its mobile app.

Omar Al Qamshoui, sales manager at Thawani Technologies Company said, "We are pleased to offer our services to visitors this year, and we are confident that the service will be a milestone in the history of the exhibition and enrich the visitors' experience. Moreover, we still accepting merchant’s registrations applications starting from now and during the Book fair period. The use for e-payment platform has become increasingly popular as individuals are gradually moving to a cashless economy, where electronic payments are widely accepted for regular and frequent purchases.”

Users can download the Thawani app from the Apple Store or Google Play to manage their finances. All ‘Thawani’ app users are assured of keeping their banking data completely private. Users will not have to share any card, bank, or account information at any point to complete transactions. The application is in line with the Central Bank of Oman’s regulations and maintains the international PCI DSS standards for data integrity and secure encryption.

Everything from its set-up and creating an account to using the app on a day-to-day basis has been designed around simplicity. The aim of Thawani app is to introduce a new alternative payment method that would not only be really simple to use but one that would always work, help people budget better, while adhering to the highest standards of security, both for customers and merchants alike.

The Thawani platform was launched in May 2017 under the patronage of His Highness Sayyid Taimur bin As’ad bin Tariq Al Said, marking the beginning of a new era of easy and secure e-payment solutions in the Sultanate of Oman.   The pioneer e-payment platform has seen steady growth during the last few months and gained the trust of both users and merchants in Oman. 

For more information about the app please visit the website at

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