Converse Bank has completed the first "Team of Future" 2014 program and launched the second program for the next recruitment of young people. Within a month and a half, the leading experts of the Bank trained 25 young people under a specially elaborated program, the press service of Converse Bank has told ArmInfo.
VTB Bank (Armenia) has once again taken the absolute lead in all parameters of brand awareness in Yerevan and 4 towns in marzes, according to a survey conducted by the IPM Research Institute for Polling and Marketing in the first half of 2014.
Ahead of the new educational year, VTB Bank (Armenia) has funded and organized capital repair of a math classroom at the secondary educational school No.21 under Defense Ministry of the Russian Federation. The school is located in the Kanaker administrative district in Yerevan. The Bank presented the school with computers and multimedia projector. The classroom is intended for the pupils of the secondary and high schools.
On 28 August 2014, the summer camp season closing took place at the Full Life NGO's Inclusive Summer Camp (Elen Recreation Center in Stepanavan, Armenia) renovated with the support of VTB Bank (Armenia). The actors of the Yerevan Theatre for Young Audiences visited the children and gave the performance "The Musicians of Bremen".
On August 28, the Union of Banks of Armenia (UBA) hosted a meeting of the heads of Armenian banks and Armenian Offices of international organizations, namely, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and International Finance Corporation.
Placing the Mika Stadium on auction will not pay off all the debts of Armavia air carrier, Pavel Safaryan, Deputy Finance Minister of Armenia, told journalists on Thursday.
ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank has issued over 31 thousand student loans over the past ten years. The press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo that the lending procedure for students is considerably facilitated now - the loan is provided within 15 minutes only.
VTB Bank (Armenia) is enlarging its cooperation with Beeline: from now on it will provide its card or bank account holders with standing orders for paying for Beeline services.
On August 26 Anelik Bank launched a new card credit product - Simple-Fast Extra. The press service of Anelik Bank has told ArmInfo that the loan is provided in US dollars only. The maximum amount of the loan is 1400 USD, the interest rate is 16.8% p.a. and the redemption period is 60 months. No income certificate is required.
The press service of the bank reports that the loan will be granted to customers who have timely repaid their previous installment and other credits. In order to get the loan, such customers will have just to visit any of the bank's partner shops and to show their passports and social cards and in just a minute they will have it.
ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank has announced a CASHBACK QUEST competition for the American ExpressR Cashback cardholders. The press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo that the citizens and residents of Armenia above 18 have an opportunity to receive 10 money prizes worth 150 thsd AMD each, as well as the main prize worth 1.5 mln AMD.
Ameriabank has launched one more innovation for its customers using online services. The standard security devices of Online Banking are replaced by applications in the smartphones of Ameriabank's customers. In particular, the Bank has launched the AmeriaToken, which is a software application generating one-time passwords. It is designed for Android, Apple, Windows Phone and BlackBerry.
The online charity initiative, Ice Bucket Challenge is becoming more and more popular. The participants pour cold water, upload a video of this activity in the Internet, pass the baton to another participant or make donations. The employees of Areximbank-Gazprombank Group have joined the international Ice Bucket flashmob, the Bank's press service has told ArmInfo.
Areximbank-Gazprombank Group has launched a campaign to provide nonchip Visa Gold and MasterCard Gold cards. The press service of the bank reports that the cards will be provided for one year with no security deposit and with a service fee of 2,000 AMD in whatever currency required.
VTB Bank (Armenia) has started providing lombard loans against diamonds and goldware. According to the press service of VTB Bank (Armenia), the loans will be provided at the bank's Erebuni, N15, Shahumyan, Gyumri and Vanadzor branches. The loan is issued in AMD at a minimum interest rate of 22% for a maximum period of 540 days.
VTB Bank (Armenia) has prolonged working time at some of its branches from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM.