Central Banking

Iran and Bahrain link ATM systems

The Iranian ATM system has been connected to that of Bahrain, allowing the customers of Bahraini banks to use the ATM machines in Iran and vice versa.

Iran's Shetab system, a banking system connecting all Iranian banks for use of ATM cards, was connected to the ATM banking system of Bahrain on Wednesday, providing the customers of Iranian and Bahraini banks with the opportunity to use both countries' ATM machines.

The cooperation is the first in a series to connect Iranian ATM system and those