Genie Partners to Enable Safe and Secure Web Payments for Online Shoppers

23 August 2019         Colombo


Genie, Sri Lanka’s first and only PCI-DSS certified mobile payment app by Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, has partnered, the largest online marketplace in Sri Lanka to allow shoppers a new and hassle-free method of paying for their purchases.

Genie is Sri Lanka’s first and only PCI-DSS certified mobile payment application and allows users to add their Visa/Mastercard, current/savings account or eZ Cash account to the app and make remote payments, in-app payments, over-the-counter payments (OTC via QR Code) and web transfers more safely and conveniently. Customers can now use the ‘Scan and Pay’ option on Genie to pay on, eliminating the need to manually enter their card details during web checkout as they purchase goods and services from over 50 categories, from electronics and vehicles to property, fashion and much more.

Genie aims to provide users with a secure, convenient and digitally inclusive method of transacting, thereby revolutionising Sri Lanka’s digital payments landscape. The ability to use the ‘Scan and Pay’ option on ensures that customer data is protected while providing identity and access assurance, secure communication and response on all transactions and data.

Gimali Soysa, Fintech Lead at Dialog Axiata PLC said, “Genie’s tie-up with provides us a strong foothold in the online market place digital payment ecosystem. It also eases the payment process for our customers who increasingly prefer to go cashless. Using the Genie digital wallet, our customers can process transactions hassle-free on, without having to compromise on security.”

“In a rapidly changing and competitive e-commerce landscape, believes that seamless payments are vital to improve customer experience. For over seven years, has transformed the online marketplace and is firmly entrenched as the best choice, most relevant and powerful buying and selling platform. With the Dialog Genie tie-up continues to build its payment capabilities as part of its future strategy with the goal of driving significant benefits and efficiencies for its community,” said Alexander Löwbäck, Managing Director,

Pay by Genie is available on the Google Play Store, the Apple App Store and via