eFloos International Remittance

Sohar international in cooperation with Omantel is pleased to announce the launch of a new feature in eFloos application which is International Remittances. Users can send money abroad securely and safely to 9 countries: Bangladesh, India, Egypt, Nepal, Pakistan, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom and Philippines. User can send to: International bank account, other global mobile wallet, and cash pickup in countries where the service is available, knowing that the cash pickup option is offered for the first time from a Mobile digital wallet in the sultanate.

eFloos is a digital mobile wallet app launched by Sohar international and Omantel on March 2019 & it was the first mobile wallet in Oman. Till date we have more than 545 stores that accept payments via eFloos .Users can add money by any debit card issued in Oman or using Omantel self service machines .eFloos Payment Solution app is available on both iOS and Android operating systems and it can be downloaded from the App store and Google play store. Simply download the application today and enjoy cashless payments

Steps for International Remittances :-

• Firstly, the user must register to eFloos app, and after that :

  • Select International Remittances from eFloos main menu.
  • Add a beneficiary.
  • Add amount to be transferred & Get a Quote
  • Proceed and Confirm payment

• Steps For cash Pick up :

  1. Beneficiary must visit a branch of the cash pickup partner.
  2. Beneficiary must present their national ID and Secret PIN Code.
  3. Collect the cash.

Terms & Conditions

  • Minimum amount for International Remittances is 5 OMR.
  • User can send international Money to : International bank account, other global mobile wallet, and cash pickup locations in countries where the service is available.
  • Service fee is varied from country to country, the user must enter the amount to be transferred and then a quote will be shared ,Service fee is Zero for the first month
  • This feature is available to all eFloos subscribers.

Users can now send money abroad to 9 countries: Bangladesh, India, Egypt, Nepal, Pakistan, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom and Philippines. Receiving channels can be as shown on below table:-

Receiving CountryReceiving ChannelBeneficiary CurrencyTransaction SLA
BangladeshBank a/cBDTSame day*
BangladeshCash-OutBDTNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
EgyptBank a/cEGP24-48 hours
IndiaBank a/cINRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
IndiaCash-OutINRNRT: 1 - 15

minutes Due to the current situation COVID -19 the cash pick up service might not be available

NepalBank a/cNPRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
NepalCash-OutNPRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes

Due to the current situation COVID -19 the cash pick up service might not be available

Nepalm-walletsNPRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
PakistanBank a/cPKRSame day*
PakistanCash-OutPKRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
Pakistanm-walletsPKRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
MalaysiaBank a/cMYR24-48 hours
PhilippinesBank a/cPHP24-48 hours
PhilippinesCash-OutPHPNRT: 1 - 15 minutes

Due to the current situation COVID -19 the cash pick up service might not be available

Philippinesm-walletsPHPNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
Sri LankaBank a/cLKRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
Sri LankaCash-OutLKRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
Sri Lankam-walletsLKRNRT: 1 - 15 minutes
United KingdomBank a/cGBPNRT: 1 - 15 minutes

*During receiving bank working hours, else next working day.