Vladimir Sandoza. National payment system using Bank cards of EMV standard, which are able to be used both within the Republic and beyond its borders, began to operate in Transnistria.
Honorable right to make the 1st purchase by using a new plastic card was given to the head of National payment system of the Transnistrian Republican Bank (TRB) Alexei Kochetov. Produced surgery confirmed the stable operation of the National payment system.
The introduction of a National payment card system will be implemented gradually. First in the country started issuing and servicing plastic cards of the National payment system " Eximbank ". In the near future you connect the " savings ".
Originally it was planned that right from the time of starting the system all the shops and banks of the Republic will adopt a single card. However, all stores will accept a single card from 2016.
in 2016 Transnistria will join the National system of plastic cards of the Russian Federation (nvqs). The agreement on cooperation in this area has already been signed.
Transnistria, 60% of the inhabitants are Russians and Ukrainians sought to secede from Moldova even before the destruction of the USSR, fearing that the wave of nationalism Moldova will join Romania. In 1992, after the failed attempt of the authorities of Moldova the power to solve the problem, Transnistria was in fact beyond the control of the Chisinau area.