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Article from 04/11/2016: “Keywords: The adoption of electronic payment tools creates competition between banks

Quote: “The central bank governor Ali al-Alaq said on Wednesday that the localization of salaries is a government project aimed at transforming from a purely monetary society to the adoption of electronic payment tools.”

It is my opinion that what they are doing, is exactly what they told they were doing, and now it is about timing the implementation of the PROJECT!