17:59, 25 June 2019 1596 views
QR code payment pilot may start in retail this autumn, RF Minister Denis Manturov says
The Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation has announced that the QR code payment pilot scheduled for the autumn of 2019 will be run within the framework of the existing payment system, including retail chains.
It was reported earlier that the Bank of Russia may introduce a tentative 0.4% fee for C2B payments within the Faster Payment System established by the regulator. The fee is to be charged to retail stores for QR code payments.