Responding to Ayna .. Rafidain issues MasterCard card to reporters

2018/1/4 10:42


Rafidain Bank directed its branches in Baghdad and the provinces to facilitate the procedures for granting the MasterCard card to international journalists.
"The bank's branches were directed to issue the MasterCard card to journalists," the bank's information office said in a statement. "Journalists can go to any branch and bring personal documents to issue the card to them shortly."
A source at the bank told [Ayna] that"the necessary documents are a passport, identity card or a unified national ID card in addition to the housing card and a simple financial balance to activate the account of the international card."
On January 13, journalists and media outlets appealed to [Al-Rafidain Bank] to issue a MasterCard card, one of their international electronic payment tools.
The journalists told [Ayna] that "Rafidain Bank, and as we are ready to provide multiple services to different segments of society, we appeal today to issue a card [master card] for media professionals to provide banking facilities for them, especially that they traveled many in and out of Iraq, Freedom of financial trading in banks and ATMs ".
"This international card also helps them settle their salaries in private and government banks, including Rafidain itself, which cut paperwork and avoid the risk of carrying money."
The Rafidain Bank, announced on 11 October last, the issuance of one of the electronic payment tools card [master card] international staff, retirees, citizens and other segments of society.
"The bank has for the first time instructed its branches to issue electronic payment tools (MasterCard), which are used inside and outside Iraq," the bank's information office said in a statement at the time. "This will be accepted in all ATMs connected to the MasterCard network, "He said.
He added that "advances and loans granted to employees through these cards and settle their salaries electronically."
The Rafidain Bank announced on October 8, the development of banking in a step to reach the comprehensive banking system like the countries of the civilized world.