by Erik Abrahamyan
VTB Bank (Armenia) has joined Tandem Transfers, the first national money transfer system.
>From now on the bank's customers will be able to receive and send money in Armenia and worldwide in AMD, USD, EUR and RUR with no need to open an account.
The press service of ArmInfo reports that for transfers inside Armenia the system will charge jus 0.8%, for transfers abroad 1.3%.
Those having VTB Bank (Armenia) cards will be able to use VTB Transfer, a service allowing transferring money without visiting the bank. Those not having any cards will be able to get a special VTB Transfer card, call 87-87, tell the code and send money real time.
"Our customers are active users of money transfer systems, so, we seek to provide them with as many types of this service as possible. Tandem Transfers is the 10th international system we have joined. We are sure that we have appropriate service for each of our customers," the bank's CEO Yuri Gusev said.
VTB Bank (Armenia) is also member to Unistream, Bystraya Pochta, Interexpress, Anelik, RIA Money Transfer, Moneygram, Sigue Money Transfer, Intel Express.