Popular Huawei-branded mobile phone users can now download “ComBank Digital” – Commercial Bank’s only omnichannel digital banking application – directly from Huawei AppGallery for free, the bank has announced.
Launched in 2020, “ComBank Digital” is fully compatible with both iOS and Android operating systems and conforms to international standards and best practices adopted to provide maximum user security, the bank said. With the increasing popularity of the bank’s digital platforms, evidenced by its rapidly growing user base, the bank has made further improvements and has now expanded its reach by adding the ComBank Digital App to the Huawei AppGallery.
After downloading “ComBank Digital” directly from Huawei AppGallery, Huawei mobile users can quickly and securely manage their finances on the go with a range of built-in options that allow users to self-manage their digital banking preferences, which the bank has enabled allows its digital banking users to customize their digital banking setup themselves without the help of a bank agent.
This single digital platform offers seamless transitions between all devices including desktop computers, tablet computers and mobile phones for digital ComBank customers. Anyone with a commercial bank account can self-register for this facility online and use its features without visiting a branch, the bank said. Users can also open new accounts and apply for loans online via ComBank Digital.
ComBank Digital now enables payments to government agencies such as Inland Revenue Department (IRD), Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) for freight, vessel and immigration permit payments, Sri Lanka Customs, Employees Provident Fund (EPF), Employees Trust Fund ( ETF), Import and Export Control Department (IECD) and the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI) and provides its users with a convenient and secure platform.
“ComBank Digital” also carries out all transactions between own accounts, third-party commercial bank accounts and accounts at other banks in real time. Customers can also request credit card prepayment from ComBank Digital.
Standard services such as checking the balance of checking, savings, investment, loan and credit card accounts, applying for time deposits, personal loans and home loans, investing in treasury bills and payments for stock trading can also be processed securely via ComBank Digital.
In addition, “ComBank Digital” supports bill payments to more than 68 companies in nine categories such as telephone, electricity, water, credit cards, insurance, pay TV, education, schools and tariffs.
Commercial Bank is the first 100% carbon neutral bank in Sri Lanka, the first Sri Lankan bank to be listed among the top 1000 banks in the world and the only Sri Lankan bank to be so listed for 11 consecutive years. The Commercial Bank operates a network of 268 branches and 931 automated machines in Sri Lanka. Commercial Bank is the largest lender to Sri Lanka’s SME sector and a leader in digital innovation in the country’s banking sector. The bank’s overseas operations include Bangladesh, where the bank operates 19 branches; Myanmar, where it has a microfinance company in Nay Pyi Taw; and the Maldives, where the bank owns a majority-owned fully-fledged Tier I bank.