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People's SMS Banking launched

People's Bank, joined with SLT Mobitel, to launch the latest innovation in banking services - the 'People's SMS Banking' service.

The service was launched, in the presence of the Chief Executive Officer/General Manager of People's Bank, P.V.Pathirana, along with Mrs. Leisha De Silva Chandrasena, Chairperson of SLT Mobitel, Suren J. Amarasekera, Chief Executive Officer of SLT Mobitel and other directors and management of the two organisations.

CEO/GM, People's Bank Pathirana said that with the increasing technological development in banking and telecommunications, Sri Lanka is moving towards paperless banking, where forms and letters are fast becoming obsolete. He said that, while providing customers the latest technology in banking, the People's Bank is looking to provide banking services 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year and through this SMS Banking service to further provide a more efficient service to their customers.

Chairperson of SLT Mobitel, Leisha De Silva Chandrasena said that at present, the public are quite vary of dealing with financial institutions, but as an honest, stable entity which is trusted by the public, People's Bank was an easy choice for SLT Mobitel to partner in this project.

She said that the bank's islandwide network, coupled with the latest telecommunication technologies will help provide a more efficient service to the people.

Through an islandwide network of 660 branches and service centres and a wide variety of banking services designed to suit various needs, People's Bank caters to a diverse customer base of over 11 million.

With this latest technological innovation, the bank envisions creating an even more efficient service to their customers, by taking convenience of banking to every persons fingertips in Sri Lanka.People's Bank has received many milestones over the years, which includes being named the Bank of the Year for 3 consecutive years since 2007 and the Best Service Brand at the People's Choice Awards in 2008


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