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  • Macroeconomic Indicators for 2020
  • Monthly inflation for August
  • 7,0%
  • Monetary base, bln. somoni (August)
  • Medium-term inflation objective
    6% (±2)
  • Monetary policy rates (% per annum)
    • Refinancing Rate
      (from August 03, 2020)10,75
    • Overnight loans rate - refinancing rate +2p.p.
    • Overnight deposits rate - refinancing rate -2p.p.
    • Reserve requirement ratio,
      national currency1,0
    • Reserve requirement ratio,
      foreign currency5,0
    • Average rate on NBT's
      securities (August)10,11
  • Interest Rate in 2020 (% annual)
  • Average weighted rate on time depos.in national curren (Jan-August)
  • Average weighted rate on loans in national curren (Jan-August)
  • Average weighted rate of interbank loans. in national curren (Jan-August)
  • Average weighted interest rate on mortgage (residential) loans. in national curren (August)
  • Average weighted interest rate on consumption loans. in national curren (Jan-August)

  • Daily price of Dimensional Gold Bars of the NBT

Date: 29.09.2020

Bars weight,
Repurchase Price,
Selling Price,
5 3171.72 3247.46
10 6256.46 6405.88
20 12366.83 12662.18
50 30678.89 31411.55
100 61193.01 62654.41

  • Information regording Bars can be obtained via tel:
    44-600-32-77, 44-600-32-48

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Payment Cards Market

The development of the payment cards market in the Republic of Tajikistan is one of the key factors in solving the problem of non-cash payments development in order to decrease the volume of cash in circulation. To solve this problem, the National Bank of Tajikistan, together with credit financial organizations, is taking the necessary measures to expand the use of bank payment cards in retail and their acceptance for payment of goods and services.

Currently credit financial organizations of the Republic of Tajikistan issue cards of the National payment system “Korti milli”, International Payment Systems Visa and Mastercard, co-badged cards of payment systems UnionPay and NPS “Korti milli”, credit financial institutions’ local payment cards.

Share of payment cards issued by payment systems

in the Republic of Tajikistan


According to statistics, as of July 01, 2020, the total number of payment cards issued by credit financial organizations were 2 640 thousand, which is 20,8% more compared to July 01, 2019. Out of these, 65,2% are payment cards of the National Payment System “Korti milli”, 11% are payment cards (City card), 6,8% Road card “CityCard-Korti milli, 6,8% are local payment cards of credit financial organizations, 5,2% are cards of international payment systems (Visa and Mastercard) and 4,1% - are co-badged cards (UnionPay- NPS “Korti milli”).

Share of payment cards by regions of the Republic of Tajikistan


Structure of payment cards issuance


Share of payment cards, issued by credit institutions

of the Republic of Tajikistan


Majority of payment cards in circulation are payment cards issued by SSB of RT “Amonatbank”. Their share in total amount makes 57%.

Number and volume of transactions with the use of payment cards


In the first half of 2020, 32 364 thousand transactions were conducted by card holders in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan and abroad amounting in total 9 554 million somoni (compared to the same period of 2019, the number of operations increased by 24,2% and the volume of payments increased by 65,7%).

The volume of non-cash operations for goods and services at merchants in the first half of 2020 has made 6,3%-from the total amount of transactions.

Dynamics of development of infrastructure on acquiring

of payment cards (unit)


The infrastructure for servicing cardholders is in a process of rapid growth. As of July 01, 2020, the number of devices (electronic terminals) used for non-cash transactions at merchants for paying the goods and services compared to the same period for the last year increased by 14,1% and amounted 3 722 units. On the part of credit financial organizations, 3190 pieces of QR codes were installed in trade and service enterprises, which is 3.1 times more than this period last year.

Infrastructure on acquiring of payment cards in

regions of the Republic of Tajikistan


As can be seen from diagramme an infrastructure of payment cards servicesbasically is concentrated in Dushanbe and remains underdeveloped in country regions.

In accordance with article 14 of the Law of the Republic of Tajikistan «On Payment Services and the Payment System» and article 18 of the Law of the Republic of Tajikistan «On Licensing Certain Types of Activities», the National bank of Tajikistan licenses the activities of the Payment System Operators, including Remittance System Operators.

The National Bank of Tajikistan supervises payment system of the country and holds a number of actions for maintenance of effective and continuous operation of payment system of the Republic of Tajikistan. With a view of further development and improvement of payment system of the Republic of Tajikistan, the National Bank of Tajikistan co-operates with interested parties and payment services providers with a view of creation of conditions for introduction of innovative decisions in retail payment system, introduction and development of technologies of mobile payments.

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