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Now inks 5G partnership deal with UnionBank in Philippines

Monday 28 October 2019 | 10:26 CET | News
Philippines-based Now Corp. has signed a partnership agreement with UnionBank of the Philippines for the use 5G networks. "The potential for 5G in financial services would include reduced video lag for real-time video chat and consultations between bankers and consumers, full-power mobile pop-up branches, shift to the cloud for mobile banking, and more accurate fraud detection and cybersecurity", said Now deputy CEO Rodolfo Pantoja.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Now Telecom
Countries: Philippines
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