ArmInfo. Armenian Card, Beeline and
Nikita Mobile jointly announce the launch of USSD ArCa program. The
program is designed for all Beeline mobile subscribers and ArCa banks
card holders, who can make a number of transactions in USSD interface
of Armenian Card by adding a Beeline mobile number to their
In particular, card holders will be able to receive information on
payment card balance operatively and in real time, see the last 4-5
transactions made with the given card, as well as block the card at
"Beeline aims to make its services simple and convenient for
subscribers. We don't limit ourselves to our own tariff plans and
services, but work with our partners to offer new, useful and
convenient services to the customers. We're sure that USSD ArCa
service will notably simplify the process of making transactions by
bank account or card for customers, regardless of time of the day and
distance," noticed Beeline Armenia CEO Andrey Pyatakhin.
"We have been given a difficult task to integrate USSD menu for
Beeline subscribers with Armenian Card processing center. We have
successfully carried out the task. This is not our first project and
we hope that we will further be offered such interesting task",
Executive Director of Nikita Mobile Ara Yaghjyan informed.
"Beeline was the first to respond and support our new idea and
service and we are grateful to the company for this. I am sure that
after the launch of the service cardholders will appreciate its
advantages and the service will be expanded due to joining of other
mobile operators. While Beeline will enjoy the path breaker's
success", Executive Director of Armenian Card Ishkhan Mkhitaryan
commented on the initiative.
In order to get the new service, client needs to send USSD to *116#
and follow the menu instructions, choosing needed services from the
suggested list. To note USSD ArCa service will be available both in
the territory of Armenia and abroad when roaming is activated.
Several cards from different ArCa participant banks can be attached
to one and the same Beeline number. Cardholders need to apply to
their banks to activate the new service.
To note, ArmenTel CJSC (Beeline brand) is a member of VimpelCom
Group. VimpelCom is one of the world's largest integrated
telecommunications services operators providing voice and data
services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and
fixed technologies in Russia, Italy, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan,
Tajikistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Algeria, Bangladesh,
Pakistan, Burundi, Zimbabwe, Central African Republic and Canada.
VimpelCom provides services under the "Beeline", "Kyivstar", "Wind",
"Infostrada" "Mobilink", "Leo", "Banglalink", "Telecel", and "Djezzy"