SriLankan Airlines join hands with HNB for global digital payment needs


HNB PLC, signed on as Internet Payment Gateway Provider for the national carrier, Sri Lankan Airlines, a spokesman said.

The Airline joins the most extensive portfolio of local merchants with access to enhanced e-commerce functionalities with the ability to offer customers seamless, robust and secure payment experiences via HNB’s integrated e-Commerce payment management service CyberSource, he added.

HNB Deputy General Manager – Retail & SME Banking, Sanjay Wijemanne and SriLankan Airline’s CEO, Richard Nuttall were present at a special ceremony to mark the occasion.

“Since its launch in Sri Lanka, CyberSource has become the backbone of some of the largest e-commerce platforms and businesses, strengthening their presence across digital platforms. Over the recent past, we have witnessed a growing number of enterprises signing up for the facility strengthening the digital revolution and gaining speed in the country. Given our success in the local market, we are now venturing into the global market, and we are honoured to have done so with the country’s global travel partner SriLankan Airlines,” Wijemanne said.