Bai-Tushum Bank commences VISA international payment cards issue and servicing


Bai-Tushum Bank is now an Associate Member of the VISA international payment system and has commenced the issue and servicing of VISA Electron, Classic, Gold, Business and Prepaid international cards. With the launch of the new product the Bank will be able to significantly expand its products range, thus enhancing access for various groups of population to banking services.  It is important to point out that among Bank’s clients there are also people who live in the regions, and who therefore gain a possibility to easily and safely pay for goods and services not only in Kyrgyzstan, but anywhere in the world.

“We are glad that as we approach the 15th anniversary we become the Associate Member of the VISA international payment system. And now the clients of Bai-Tushum Bank will be able to appreciate VISA cards convenience and safety. I would like to emphasize that the Bank will specifically focus on promoting VISA cards in the regions, as we believe that it is a good opportunity to increase the financial engagement of population in the country, which is especially relevant today, when Kyrgyzstan is actively integrating in the global community”, – points out Gulnara Shamshieva, General Manager of Bai-Tushum Bank.

VISA cards issued by Bai-Tushum Bank enables not only to pay for goods and services,  but also to make domestic card-to-card transfers, make purchases through Internet, pay for utility services, mobile communication, Internet, TV and other services. It is important to emphasize that Bai-Tushum Bank’s VISA cards provide 5% p.a. on daily balance, there is an option of borrowing a short-term loan, as well as getting overdraft.  Institutions will find VISA Business card especially useful, as it enables to account administrative and economic, travel, representation and other costs. The holders of VISA Gold premium card will be able to take advantage of privileges, bonuses and discounts, offered directly by the VISA international payment system.