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Khabarovsk became the leader in Russia in card payments in transport

Khabarovsk became the leader in Russia in card payments in transport
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Khabarovsk took fifth place in the ranking of Russian cities, where residents prefer to pay for public transport with bank cards. Every day there passengers make about 100 thousand transactions.

Ahead of Khabarovsk were the Moscow region, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don and Omsk. According to the data of the Far Eastern Sberbank, over the ten months of this year, the number of operations with card payment increased by 2,5 times: from 930 thousand to 2,5 million per month.

Now cards are accepted in all public transport of Khabarovsk. The terminals are installed in both municipal and private transport. The system allows you to pay for travel with a contactless VISA, Mastercard or Mir credit card issued by any issuing bank or a smartphone with the Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay service connected.

“Non-cash payment in transport is an important step towards the development of non-cash payment in general in our region. This is a progressive, fast, and, most importantly, safe way of calculating, ”said Natalia Krasulina, manager of the head office in the Khabarovsk Territory of Sberbank PJSC.

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