This year, on the territory of the Republic of Abkhazia, citizens of the Russian Federation actively used the cards of the Russian national payment system "Mir".
In 2020, transactions on over 1.2 billion rubles were made using Mir cards on the territory of Abkhazia, which is three times more than in 2019 (408 million rubles).
On December 23, 2020 NPS APRA encouraged the most active holders of APRA bank cards.
Commemorative sets of coins of the Bank of Abkhazia were awarded to Alias Nakopiya and Alvina Vage for the most active use of APRA "World" cards outside Abkhazia, and Astana Ashuba - on the territory of the Republic of Abkhazia.
The national payment system, continuing its work aimed at expanding the geography of accepting national payment cards APRA "World", as well as in the course of cooperation with NSPK JSC, carried out pilot industrial operation of cross-system operations in the Republic of Turkey (hereinafter PIO CO).
The National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia donated to the State Historical Museum a commemorative silver coin "75 Years of Victory" dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War.
In 2020, the National Payment System of the Republic of Abkhazia, within the framework of the signed agreement "On the interaction of payment systems" dated July 11, 2018, between NPS APRA and JSC NSPK carried out work aimed at expanding the geography of using APRA cards with the payment application of NSPK JSC. The work, in particular, was aimed at organizing the acceptance of national APRA "World" cards in the countries of partner payment systems, in the payment infrastructure of the "Mir" substation.
The National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia announces that a set of commemorative coins "Fauna of Abkhazia" has been released into circulation.
В сентябре 2020 года держателями карт российских банков-эмитентов в платежной инфраструктуре АПРА было произведено операций на 1, 004 млрд руб., что превысило аналогичный показатель 2019 года на 47,4%. При этом максимальный объем операций в отчетном месяце составил 48,2 млн руб. в день.
In the first half of 2020, bank card holders on the territory of Abkhazia carried out transactions totaling 7.132 billion rubles. Thus, the volume of transactions made through the payment infrastructure of the national payment system APRA increased by 13.7%, or 861 million rubles compared to the same period last year.