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Mir payment system cards will be accepted in Iran

It became known about the plans of the Iranian authorities to promote the introduction in the country of opportunities for payment with

using the Mir payment system.This was stated by Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Security Mehdi Safari. Earlier it was reported that Cuba joined the list of countries where payment using Mir cards became available. The national payment card system - the card operator of the Mir system - was established in 2014. At the moment, maps of the Mir system can be used in such countries as Turkey, Vietnam, Armenia, South Korea, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, South Ossetia and Abkhazia. Also earlier, four more countries announced that they were considering the possibility of using World maps on their territory - these are Thailand, Myanmar, Nigeria and Bahrain.