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MVP pushes digital payments to fast-track financial inclusion in Philippines

PLDT and Smart chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan led a milestone event tagged Partnering Towards Digitizing Payments: A Collaboration Driving Electronic Transactions with partners from government, international development organizations, cooperatives and micro-finance institutions and the private sector hosted by Voyager Innovations and Smart eMoney Inc.


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Smart, Landbank’s mobile loan service is best in Asia

The Mobile Loan Saver program of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) and Smart e-Money, Inc., the digital financial subsidiary of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) received global recognition anew for the Mobile Loan Saver during the 6th Retail Bankers International Asia Trailblazer Summit and Awards held at the Carlton Hotel in Singapore.


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Smart and LANDBANK mobile loan service hits over P1B in 6 months

Loans disbursed via the Mobile Loan Saver (MLS) facility of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) powered by Smart e-Money, Inc. (SMI) have reached P1 billion barely six months after it was launched to government employees.


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Best in the world: Smart gets int’l nod for various projects

Wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) again proved that the Philippines can stand tall in the field of telecommunications and digital innovation, having won 14 international awards in Europe, North America, and Asia in 2014.


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Smart named Best Mobile Operator finalist by London-based award-giving body

Wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) was recently named finalist by the World Communication Awards (WCA) in London for Best Mobile Operator as well as Best Operator in an Emerging Market.


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Smart, LANDBANK present mobile loan saver facility to Davaoeños

For Mayor Franco Calida of Hagonoy, Davao del Sur, the LANDBANK Mobile Loan Saver (LMLS) will go a long way in helping employees of the municipal government break free from the clutches of usurers that provide last-resort financing.


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e-Money mobile loan and savings facility from Landbank-Smart welcomed by gov’t agencies

Less than a week after its commercial launch, the LANDBANK Mobile Loan Saver (LMLS) facility has already generated over 270 sign-ups from government offices, with a combined employee base of approximately 120,000.


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LANDBANK, Smart e-Money roll out Mobile Loan Saver program for government employees

The Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK), in partnership with Smart e-Money, has launched the LANDBANK Mobile Loan Saver (LMLS) program, a fast, safe and convenient platform for government employees to process loans and build their savings with the aid of their mobile phones.


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Smart CEO, Yolanda donation efforts shortlisted at Telecom Asia Awards

Coming from a two-year winning streak, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is again in the running for top recognition at the Telecom Asia Awards, one of the region’s most prestigious industry awards programs.


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Smart backs international summit for micro finance

Microfinance stakeholders from all over the world, led by Nobel Peace Prize Awardee Dr. Muhammad Yunus will be in Manila for a three-day summit in October that will showcase development strategies for poverty alleviation...


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LANDBANK- Smart livelihood program to benefit financially vulnerable sector

The Panalo SIKAP (Sa Ipon at Kabuhayan Aahon ka Pinoy) program jointly embarked on by the Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) and Smart e-Money, Inc. (SEMI), a wholly-owned mobile financial services subsidiary of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart)...


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LANDBANK, Smart launch breakthrough mobile savings and livelihood partnership for 4Ps

The Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) and Smart e-Money, Inc. (SEMI), a wholly-owned mobile financial services subsidiary of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), have jointly launched today a pioneering partnership...


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Smart and LANDBANK launch BSP-approved pioneering service for payment of gov’t contributions

Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) achieves another global breakthrough with a new service that enables people to pay their mandatory contributions for social security, housing, provident and health insurance using load on their mobile phones...


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Smart Hub and LandBank partner for BayadLoad

Smart Hub, Inc., a subsidiary of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and Land Bank of the Philippines have partnered to provide BayadLoad, a service that facilitates convenient, seamless, secure and accessible alternative payment channel...


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Smart Hub and LANDBANK tie up for pioneering BayadLoad service

Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) achieves another global breakthrough with a new service that enables people to pay their mandatory contributions for social security, housing, provident and health insurance using load on their mobile phones...


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