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  • Macroeconomic Indicators for 2020
  • Monthly inflation for May
  • 10,0%
  • Monetary base, bln. somoni (May)
  • Medium-term inflation objective
    6% (±2)
  • Monetary policy rates (% per annum)
    • Refinancing Rate
      (from May 01, 2020)11,75
    • 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 (May)11,55
  • Interest Rate in 2020 (% annual)
  • Average weighted rate on time depos.in national curren (Jan-May)
  • Average weighted rate on loans in national curren (Jan-May)
  • Average weighted rate of interbank loans. in national curren (Jan-May)
  • Average weighted interest rate on mortgage (residential) loans. in national curren (May)
  • Average weighted interest rate on consumption loans. in national curren (Jan-May)

  • Daily price of Dimensional Gold Bars of the NBT

Date: 09.07.2020

Bars weight,
Repurchase Price,
Selling Price,
5 3081.48 3155.07
10 6075.98 6221.09
20 12005.87 12292.59
50 29776.48 30487.59
100 59388.19 60806.49

  • 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 developmentin 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 paymentof goods and services.

Currentlycredit financial organizations of the Republic of Tajikistan issuecards of the National payment system “KORTI MILLI”, International Payment Systems Visa and Mastercard, co-branding 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

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According to statistics, as of April 01, 2020, the total number of payment cards issued by credit financial organizations were 2 748 thousand, which is 28.8% more compared toApril01, 2019. Out of these, 74.2% are payment cards of the National Payment System “KORTI MILLI”, 10.6% are payment cards (Citycard), 5.4% are cards of international payment systems (Visa and Mastercard), 5.6% are local payment cards of credit financial organizations and 3.5% - are co-brand cards (UnionPay-NPS “Korti Milli”).

Share of payment cards by regions of the Republic of Tajikistan

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Structure of payment cards issuance

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Share of payment cards, issued by credit institutions

of the Republic of Tajikistan

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Majority of payment cards in circulation are payment cards issued bySSB of RT “Amonatbank”. Their share in total amount makes 62%.

Number and volume of transactions with the use of payment cards

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In the first quarter of 2020, 19 029 thousand transactions were conducted by card holders in the territory of the Republic of Tajikistan and abroad amounting in total4 380 million somoni (compared to the same period of 2019, the number of operations increased by 42.2% and the volume of payments increased by 65.4%).

The volume of non-cash operations for goods and services at merchants in the first quarter of 2020has made6.5% from thetotal amount of transactions.

Dynamics of development of infrastructure on acquiring

of payment cards (unit)

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The infrastructure for servicing cardholders is in a process of rapid growth. As of April01, 2020, the number of devices (electronic terminals) used for non-cash transactions at merchants for paying thegoods and services compared to the same period for the last year increased by 23.3% and amounted 3552 units.

Infrastructure on acquiring of payment cards in

regions of the Republic of Tajikistan

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As can be seen from the above diagram, the payment infrastructure for servicing payment cards is concentrated in Dushanbe and is relatively poorly developed in the regions of the country.

In accordance with Article 14 of the Law of the Republic of Tajikistan “On Payment Services and 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 payment system operators, including payment system operators providing services on remittances.

In order to further develop and improve the payment system of the Republic of Tajikistan, the National Bank of Tajikistan cooperates with interested entities and payment service providers in order to create conditions for the introduction of innovative solutions to the retail payment system, introduction and development of mobile payment technologies.

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