- 13 Jul 2020 8:59 AM
- Budapest Business Journal
Presenting the 2020 Payment System Report, the director added that the central bank had originally proposed raising the value limit, later confirmed by a government decree, until the end of December 2020.
The measure indirectly reduced the risk of the virus spreading by helping limit the number of times a person needed to visit the shops.
Asked whether there had been any increase in cases of abuse with the introduction of the higher threshold, Bartha said the data did not indicate so.