Quantity of salary cards declined sharply


June 4, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan observes a decrease in the number of salary cards in circulation this year.

ABC.AZ informs with reference to Central Bank’s report that in January 2020 the number of salary cards reached 2.355 million for January, 2.347 million for February, 2.334 million for March, and 2.333 million for April.

Although the quantity of salary cards in December 2019 grew from 2.316 million to 2.355 million in January 2020 and fell to 2.333 million by April. The decrease of salary cards is linked with the dismissal of employees during the coronavirus pandemic, that is, with staff reductions.