VIVA partners with NEC to expand its remittance services


VIVA has partnered with NEC to expand its international remittance service. The service is embedded within VIVA Cash application in order to enhance customer’s lives with its digital services. With NEC added to its portfolio of local and international brands and companies, VIVA Cash continues to provide its subscribers with greater convenience and ease in transacting with their digital wallet while enabling them to be a part of Bahrain’s cashless society.

With over 1 million transactions processed per year and 25 years of experience in moving money across the globe, NEC is one of the leading money exchange organizations in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with a branch network of 20 locations and online products. Besides offering best possible exchange rates and exceptional customer service, NEC will be offering instant bank account transfers to India. NEC will also provide direct deposit to bank accounts and cash pickup service at thousands of locations through its trusted partners at Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Philippines.

VIVA Cash customers will be enjoying safe, secure, and on time transfers with “zero transfer fee” to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Philippines and for a limited time.

Talking about the enhanced remittance feature on VIVA Cash, Karim Tabbouche, VIVA CCO commented, “We’re delighted to partner with NEC to provide our VIVA Cash subscribers with more remittance choices coupled with competitive rates that guarantees fast, safe and easy money transfers.” He further said, “Keeping up with VIVA Cash’s growing popularity as Bahrain’s leading mobile wallet, we continue to explore various digital opportunities that our customers have access to and are able to instantly pay for different types of services through a single and easy-to-use application.”