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Wednesday, 8 December 2010
CHINA: Western Union account-based remittances to be offered in China
Chinese customers of Shanghai Pudong Development Bank (SPD Bank) will soon be able to use account-Based Money Transfer services provided by the Western Union Company.
Chinese accountholders of SPD Bank will be offered to send Western Union Money Transfers directly from their accounts via online banking or their mobile phones for cash payout at Western Union Agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories.
Moreover, consumers across the globe will be able to send funds directly to SPD Bank accounts. SPD Bank accountholders will be able to access the funds via the Internet, ATMs and their mobile phones. Read more