Russia has long been appeasing Shariah, despite all the tough talk from Vladimir Putin.
The latest example is Moscow Industrial Bank issuing a special Shariah-compliant debit card for Muslims…
Moscow industrial Bank issued a special card for Muslims. According to information, which can be found on the website of the Bank, new products are called «pilgrim Card» and «Islamic», according to the portal Znak.com.
As explained by the banking marketers, the «Islamic» card is designed for everyday use. This is a traditional debit card with the function of contactless payment PayPass. Premium «pilgrim’s Card» is issued specially for the Hajj to Mecca. The benefits include the availability of bundled services telephone SIM card with the special tariff for calls from Saudi Arabia, as well as cash withdrawal cards pilgrim in Saudi Arabia, at reduced rates.