TOKYO, JAPAN, June 27, 2011 ---
Remittances to the Philippines will be possible from
Funds also can be sent from an
Other countries are planned to be added, and smartphone users will be able to use the service in the coming future.
Remittances will cost just 1,000 JPY, much cheaper than many other overseas remittance services, taking advantage of existing systems for international remittances and “docomo kouza (account)” mobile remittances in Japan.
Details are available on DOCOMO’s website and at DOCOMO information centers in Chinese, Korean and Portuguese, as well as Japanese and English.
NTT DOCOMO NTT DOCOMOis a world-leading mobile operator and growing provider of comprehensive services centered on mobility. The company serves over 58 million customers in Japan via advanced wireless networks, including a nationwide 3G network and one of the world’s first commercial LTE networks. Leveraging its unique capabilities as a mobile operator, DOCOMO is a leading developer of cutting-edge technologies for NFC mobile payments, mobile GPS, mobile TV, intuitive mobile assistance, environmental monitoring, smart grids and much more. Overseas, the company provides technical and operational expertise to eight mobile operators and other partner companies. NTT DOCOMO is listed on the Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. Please visit www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english for more information.
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