Tag Archives: Russia

Restrictions for eSIM in Russia to be removed in future, so far issue not discussed

By | November 22, 2018

MOSCOW, November 22. /TASS/. Legislative restrictions on the use of embedded digital SIM cards (eSIM) in Russia will be eliminated in the future, but at the moment this issue is not on the list of pressing matters, Russian Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media Konstantin Noskov told TASS “From a technological point of view, we will… Read More »

AdvanIDe Expanding into Russia

By | October 25, 2018

SINGAPORE, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AdvanIDe – Advanced ID Electronics – the leading independent provider of semiconductors for the smart card, IoT, NFC and RFID industry, today announced the establishment of an office in St. Petersburg, Russia. Primary focus of this new office will be business development and lead generation in new vertical markets that go beyond AdvanIDe’s current customer base in… Read More »

Russian Agricultural Bank, JCB and Panasonic launch first co-branded JCB card in Russia

By | July 25, 2018

Moscow and Tokyo, July 25, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Russian Agricultural Bank, Panasonic Russia and JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., have launched first co-branded bank card on the base of the international payment system JCB. In partnership with Panasonic, Russian Agricultural Bank is now offering credit and debit cards that… Read More »

JSC Russian Agriculture Bank Enables Acceptance of JCB Cards in Russia

By | June 1, 2018

Moscow and Tokyo, June 1, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – JSC Russian Agriculture Bank (“RSHB”) and JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., are pleased to announce the launch of JCB card acceptance on the RSHB ATM and POS terminal network. RSHB’s acquiring network includes 3,800 ATMs, 1,700 info-kiosk terminals and more than 10,500 POS… Read More »

Russian Standard Bank is to provide high-level security for online transactions with JCB Cards in Russia

By | March 19, 2018

March 19, 2018, Moscow and Tokyo: Russian Standard Bank and JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., announced that Russian Standard Bank is to provide high-level security for online transactions with JCB Cards in Russia. The security of online transactions is supported by 3-D Secure technology. This is a procedure for additional authentication… Read More »

Credit Europe Bank Ltd. enables acceptance of JCB Cards in Russia

By | February 20, 2018

Moscow and Tokyo, Feb 20, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Credit Europe Bank Ltd. (“Credit Europe Bank”), one of the leading banks in the Russian market, and JCB International Co., Ltd. (“JCBI”), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (“JCB”), announced the launch of JCB Cards acceptance at Credit Europe Bank’s ATM and POS terminal network. Credit… Read More »

Unistream Bank Cards Went Contactless

By | January 25, 2018

  MOSCOW, January 25, 2018 (Newswire.com) –Unistream Bank now offers a more convenient and simple way of payment for everyday purchases via contactless Visa cards. To make a payment, all it takes is putting the card to the terminal to process in a few seconds; there is no need to hand it over to a cashier for a transaction.… Read More »

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 »