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On 1 – 2 February 2011 in Tashkent (Republic of Uzbekistan) the first international workshop on Development of electronic payment services in Europe and the CIS within the UPU Strategic regional project "Developing and strengthening postal payment services" frameworks for the RCC CAs specialists was held.

The workshop was organized by the RCC Executive Committee, UPU International Bureau in collaboration with Communications Administration of the Republic of Uzbekistan.


The national coordinators of project from Communications Administrations attended the workshop. Total number of participants made near 30 persons.

Specialists of the RCC CAs and UPU IB made presentations at the workshop.

Participants of the workshop discussed the state of affairs within the framework of the regional project on the development of electronic money transfers in Europe and the CIS countries, development of the UPU global network of postal payments.

Participants discussed the situation with the provision of postal financial services and postal payments in their countries on the basis of the questionnaire.

Much attention was paid to work with the IFS / STEFI system.

The issues on the project on electronic money transfers development in Europe and the CIS countries, opportunities of opening of the urgent electronic money transfers exchange, the development of quality standards for postal payments services, the issues of preparations for the 25th UPU Congress were considered.

The visit of postal financial services of the OJSC “Uzbekiston Pochtasi” and familiarization with the current state of affairs in the field of provision of electronic postal payments were organized during the workshop.

The seminar was highly appreciated by listeners.