Khalti, a digital wallet, seeks to emulate the functionality of a physical wallet. It is a secure and hassle-free online payments system in Nepal. It is also a one-stop payment gateway providing a range of online services like mobile balance top up, pay for electricity/water bills, DTH and internet bills , movie tickets, airline ticketing, hotel booking and more.
Who Owns and Operates Khalti?
Khalti is owned and operated by Sparrow Pay Pvt. Ltd. It has aimed to facilitate and simplify the lives of each individual living in Nepal by bringing each individual from offline to online payment system with the best and qualitative services.
To add more to this, Khalti makes your payment procedure easy and more convenient from their banking partners like Nepal Investment Bank Ltd, NMB Bank, NIC ASIA, Mega Bank Nepal Ltd, Machhapuchchhre Bank, Everest Bank, etc.
Launched on 26 January 2017, Khalti has emerged as one of the most preferred mobile payment solutions in Nepal.
Since 2010, Khalti‘s parent company Janaki Technology, a leading software company in Nepal, has been serving thousands of businesses and millions of individuals in Nepal and abroad via their products like Sparrow SMS and Picovico.
Why Do I Need Khalti?
Khalti, with its best user experience, can provide you with any and all kinds of online services you require. So, What are you waiting for? Let’s download and install Khalti app from Google Play or App Store. You can even refer your friends to use Khalti.
Check out how can you book movie tickets online using Khalti.
Advantages of Using Khalti
Khalti is currently running ‘Refer-and-Earn‘ offer, that has become internet sensation in Nepal recently. As part of this, you can refer your friends and family to use Khalti. In this process, you can earn up to Rs. 5000. You can visit https://khalti.com/info/refer-earn to get an idea on how you and your friends would be rewarded. But, make be sure that you and your friends have Khalti App in the Latest Version to gain the full-features it offers.
We want to clarify you on what Digital Wallet do is. A Digital Wallet authenticates customers through the use of digital certificates, secure the payment process from the customer to merchant through encryption methods, store and transfer value.
Salient Features of Khalti
Khalti Digital Wallet offers you swift payment facilities for various services along with fund transfer services. It provides facilities like Bank to Wallet, Wallet to Wallet, Wallet to Bank, Kiosks to Wallet fund transfers along with Scan and Pay and many more such facilities.
You can load fund on your Khalti wallet NIBL Bank without having Bank account. Here is the demonstration video.
In association with service providers such as SIM TV, Dish Home, World Link, Vianet, Nepal Telecom, Ncell, Subisu and many more. So login to Khalti and get every online products and service on your hand.
Last year, Khalti had won Google Business Group (GBG) Storytelling Contest along with being declared the People’s Choice Winner.
As of now, more than 300,000 people in Nepal regularly use Khalti. Among them, more than 100,000 are Android app users whereas the number of iOS app users stands above 10,000.
By Mina Aryal
This article was originally published in ICT Frame Magazine. Read the original article here.