News

  • 11 Mar 2019
    Five steps contactless transactions

    Meet the guide of contactless transactions using Verifone POS and Ingenico POS terminals.  

  • 12 Mar 2018
    Armenian Card prepares to launch updated website and application in 2018

    In an exclusive interview with ARKA news agency Ishkhan Mkhitaryan, the executive director of the Armenian national payment system ArCa, speaks about the launch of its largest project, enabling interaction between the ArCa and the Russian MIR payment systems. He also speaks about plans for 2018, cyberattack threats and the technologies designed to protect customers from them.

  • 09 Dec 2017
    ArCa hosted students of the 115-th High School

    On December 8 students of the 115-th High School of Yerevan were hosted by ArCa in the framework of "High School Startup" Program approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and sponsored by the US State Department, got useful information on the Armenian payment system and had a great entertainment.

  • 04 Sep 2017
    Ardshinbank was the first in Armenia to issue payment cards ArCa-MIR

     Ardshinbank was the first in Armenia to start issuing chip payment cards ArCa-MIR, which are serviced both in Armenia and throughout Russia. The press service of Ardshinbank informed ArmInfo about this.

  • 13 Jul 2017
    Mir cards adopted in Armenia

    Russian Bank head Elvira Nabullina informed about the launch of the acceptance of Mir cards at the territory of Armenia, she said at the International Financial Congress in St. Petersburg, RNS reported.

  • 03 Jul 2017
    Pilot launch of project on compatibility of Armenian and Russian national payment systems (Armenian Card and MIR) to take place by late summer 2017

    The pilot launch of the  project on compatibility of Armenian Card payment system and Russian  MIR national payment system will take place by late summer 2017,  Armenian Card CEO Ishkhan Mkhitaryan says in an interview with  ArmInfo's correspondent. He notes that by late summer the national  ArCa cards will be used outside Armenia and the MIR cards will be  served by Armenian banks.