The Housing Bank sponsored a Conference titled “electronic
payment systems via mobile phones” that was held on the 21st of April 2015 at
the Four Seasons Hotel - Amman under the patronage of HRH Princess Sumayya Bint
El Hassan and organized by the Arab Advisors Group with the support of the
Central Bank of Jordan.
The conference addresses the future role of
telecommunications companies, banks, payment networks and regulators. Several
topics were discussed including: the future of e-commerce in the region, the
role of local and regional banks in the adoption of e-commerce and online
The conference aims to identify the challenges, opportunities
and vital future issues related to the industry of electronic and mobile
payment, and it provides a comprehensive view on payments technology and
addresses future opportunities and recommendations on its applications.
Sponsoring this conference by the Housing Bank stems
from its social role, its commitment to support important economic conferences,
and its continuous quest to enhance cooperation between the Bank and the
various economic sectors in Jordan and the region in order to best serve the
national economy and help improve it.