In connection with the prolongation of the quarantine, Piraeus Bank continues to participate in all national efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 until the end of the quarantine.
From the first moment we, as an organization attending the requirements of Corporate Social Responsibility, are in full alignment with the guidelines of the State, adhering strictly and consistently to the recommendations of the Ministry of Health and NBU, and we have implemented a number of measures aiming at the safety of our employees, customers and associates and to the stability in the Ukrainian economy and society.
WHAT WE DO FOR OUR EMPLOYEES
The actions which have been implemented reduce the risk for everyone, including the employees of the bank, who come to work to ensure the bank's business continuity, which is essential for the smooth running of the economy.
WHAT WE DO FOR OUR CUSTOMERS
WHAT WE DO IN OUR HEAD OFFICE AND BRANCHES
We have launched a series of preventive measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.
At Piraeus Bank, implementing a business continuity plan in all operations, we ensure the uninterrupted customer service. At the same time, we are monitoring developments to be able to review our plans and take additional action if necessary, to contribute to the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Understanding the impact that the spread of the virus has on society and the economy, we put the health and protection of our employees and our customers first and foremost.
On July 21st, 2022, the National Bank of Ukraine introduced changes on the transactions and operations carried out abroad (outside of the territory of Ukraine) on Hryvnia (UAH) cards and accounts. Those new limitations are only related to operations, carried out abroad from UAH cards and accounts, whilst foreign currency cards and accounts have not been impacted from those restrictions. In detail:
UAH12.500 equivalent in foreign currency per 7 days from the first time of withdrawal. The limit is not calculated cumulatively.
UAH80.000 equivalent per calendar month for transactions at POS terminals (physical presence of card or NFC technology on phone), purchases on the internet secured by full 3DSecure* and recurring payments**.
UAH20.000 equivalent per calendar month for the rest type of online transactions.