Sat, 06 August 2022
The Fintech company and electronic financial transactions service provider, BENEFIT, hosted a meeting with the Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) to discuss opportunities to further enhance advanced technology deployment in Bahrain. The discussion between iGA Chief Executive, Mohammed Ali Al Qaed and BENEFIT Chief Executive, Abdulwahed AlJanahi outlined the objectives of the high-level partnership.
“iGA provides comprehensive and accessible government services to help the public and private sectors function more efficiently. BENEFIT recognises the importance of ICT management and governance, blockchain, AI, and cloud computing in creating new frontiers for economic growth and innovation, and is optimistic about the opportunities for collaboration with the iGA,” said Mr. AlJanahi.
“BENEFIT is a key partner in Bahrain’s digital transformation journey; our ongoing collaboration will allow us to leverage BENEFIT’s advanced infrastructure in providing a comprehensive range of public services that meet the needs of beneficiaries,” said Mr. Al Qaed.
Several successful projects have been implemented as part of the collaboration between BENEFIT and the iGA, including the national eKYC platform and the Bahrain Credit Reference Bureau service, available via the National Portal, bahrain.bh.