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Russia – Moscow Metro to Introduce Fare Payment Rings

By | October 4, 2017

Muscovites could soon pay for their metro rides with a ring expected to go on sale later this month, its developer told the Govorit Moskva news agency on Tuesday. The Moscow-based PayRing company brands its product as a contactless bank card in the form of a ring. A company employee said deliveries would start in late October. A spokesperson for the… Read More »

JCBI and Russian Agricultural Bank signed a new partnership on acquiring and issuing JCB cards

By | August 28, 2017

Moscow, Russia and Tokyo, Japan, Aug 28, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co. Ltd, and Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg), one of the largest state owned banks in Russia, announced the signing of a license agreement on acquiring and issuing JCB cards. According to the terms of the agreement, RusAg… Read More »

JCB Signs License Agreement with Russia’s United Settlement System

By | July 7, 2017

Moscow, Russia and Tokyo, Japan, July 7, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., and United Settlement System (USS), a non-bank credit organization in Russia, announced the signing of a license agreement for JCB card POS acquiring in the POS-terminals network of USS and its partner banks… Read More »

Joint-Stock Bank Almazergienbank launches JCB Card in Yakuitia

By | June 27, 2017

Yakutsk/the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) and Tokyo/Japan, June 27, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – Joint-Stock Bank Almazergienbank, one of the major regional banks in the Russian Far East and JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co. Ltd, announced the launch of JCB card issuance and acceptance in Yakutia. Almazergienbank provides innovative and convenient banking… Read More »

Visa Presents Payment Innovations in Russia for Confederations Cup

By | June 23, 2017

KAZAN, Russia – Visa presented its innovations for “contactless” payment during the Confederations Cup in Russia, where thousands of fans will be able to make their transactions more conveniently, quickly and safely than ever before. “These innovations will allow transactions to be made in a matter of seconds, and not only at the stadiums but also in daily… Read More »

Sberbank of Russia to Start Accepting JCB Cards

By | May 19, 2017

Moscow, Russia and Tokyo, Japan, May 19, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., announced the signing of a license agreement with Sberbank of Russia, the largest bank in Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and Central and Eastern Europe. Sberbank agreed to start accepting JCB… Read More »