Number of payment cards in Azerbaijan exceeds 7 million


July 31, Fineko/abc.az. The Central Bank reports that as of 1 July 2019 the number of payment cards in Azerbaijan grew by 14.7% against the same period of 2018 and exceeded 7 million.

The number of contactless payment cards totaled 998,000. The number of contactless cards increased 2.4 times compared with the same term of 2018, and the number of contactless transactions by 4.6 times.