• Kyodo News


Mobile phone service giant NTT DoCoMo Inc. is planning to tie up with Mizuho Bank to enable mobile phone subscribers to wire money to another subscriber without having to know the payee’s bank account number, industry sources said Wednesday.

DoCoMo customers will only be required to put the cell phone number of the payee into their mobile phone and the payee will be required to specify bank accounts to which Mizuho Bank will transfer the money, the sources said.

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