The central bank of Uzbekistan has imposed sanctions on 15 domestic banks, the organization’s press service reports. These include Agrobank, Peoples’ Bank, Mikrokreditbank, National Bank, etc.
The regulator said it imposed sanctions as several employees of banks had refused to process customer payments with plastic cards. They did not use terminals and did not cash out money from cards.
The central bank instructed to fix the problems and warned with new sanctions to employees if violations would be repeated.
The press service of the regulator also asked consumers of banking services to contact them in such cases. (Uzreport/Business World Magazine)