Promise Tracker

Digitalising the Economy: National Payment Platform and National Data Centre

Budget Speech para. 390: "ICTA will also implement the National Payment Platform (NPP) which will facilitate persons, businesses and government to make peer-to-peer payments, including fund transfers and online payments for goods and services, using computing devices, including mobile devices. We will also commence the National Data Centre in 2017."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)15,000
  • SectorDigitalising the Economy
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure & Information Communication Technology Agency

Openness Tracker


The Ministry provided substantial information on progress on the National Data Centre. There is details of the projects online on the Agency website, but no information regarding the National Payment Platform progress.

Progress Tracker


National Data Centre - project delayed due to difficulties in identifying land. Insufficient information to determine the status of progress of the National Payment Platform for the period.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI