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March 27, 2014 For the revision of various fees
From April 1, 2014, : various fees will be revised as follows;
However, all deposits and withdrawalsmade until March 31st, regardless of the time processed, fees before the change will be applied.
For more info
March 9, 2014 The exchange rate schedule update Has been changed as below.
The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 1PM to 2PM, Japan time.
January 23, 2014 Due to the New Year event in China, Vietnam and some other countries, the Receiving Locations may be closed. For customers who are urgently sending money please be aware that the transactions may take longer time than usual.
January 9, 2014 Remittance Charges Reduction Announcement from SBI Remit.
Regardless of the time of deposit and remittance requests, the remittance charges for particular countries will change and the former remittance charges are applied to the remittances with Reference Numbers released until January 11, 2014, 3PM (Japan time). Remittance Fees here.
December 12, 2013

Year-End/New Year Holidays Announcement

Thank you for using SBI Remit International Money Transfer Service. Please see the guidance below regarding our services during the Year-End/New Year holidays:

• Customer Center

CLOSED on December 31, 2013(Tue.) - January 3, 2014(Fri.)
Will RESUME on January 4, 2014(Sat.) from 12:00 Noon

• Internet Money Transfer Service

NORMAL OPERATION.
※ All deposits on December 31, 2013(Tue.) - January. 3, 2014(Fri.) will NOT be reflected in your account balance. Please check your account balance on January 6, 2014(Mon.).

• Convenience Store Money Transfer Service, Blue Premium Card

NORMAL OPERATION.
※ All unprocessed transactions will be entertained on January 6, 2014(Mon.)

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

CLOSED on December 31, 2013(Tue.) - January 3, 2014(Fri.).
Reference Number will be released on January 6, 2014(Mon.).
※ Issuance of Reference Numbers might be delayed due to frequent remittances.

• Welcome package

For those who registered , welcome package will be delivered until December 27, 2013(Fri.).
For those who registered after December 26, 2013(Thu.) Welcome package will be delivered from January 6, 2014(Mon.)

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

November 21, 2013 Countries with Remittance Restriction
Due to sudden increase of illegal remittance activities to some countries through Remittance Companies, we have restricted the Remittance process using our website from November 7, 2013.
(List of countries with Remittance Restriction is on the right side of this page.)

If you wish to remit to the countries with Remittance Restriction, please call the SBI Remit Customer Center directly.
SBI Remit Customer Center 03-5652-6759
Office Hours (Weekdays) 9:00 - 18:00 (Sat,Sun,Holidays)12:00 - 18:00
(Closed during the year-end and New Year holidays and Company Designated holidays)
For more info
October 31, 2013 The Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the United States will adjust by 2:00 AM, Nov 3, 2013(US time).
As a result, the exchange rate schedule update would be changed.
[Date Modified] 11/4 (Mon.)
[Revised] The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 2PM to 3PM, Japan time.
October 3, 2013

Announcement regarding our Company Holiday

Thank you for using SBI Remit. Please be notified that the Customer Center will be temporarily closed for 2 days, from Oct.12 (Sat) - Oct.13 (Sun) for our Routine Electrical Maintenance Check.

• Customer Center

Closed during the date shown above.Service resumes from Oct.14 (Monday/National Holiday)

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

If you have deposited the money between Oct.12 (Sat) to Oct.14 (Mon) , the Reference number will be issued on Oct.15 (Tue).

• Internet Money Transfer Service, Convenience Store Money Transfer Service

Service available.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience that this may cause.

September 26, 2013

About the Merging of Mizuho Corporate Bank and Mizuho Bank

Mizuho Corporate Bank and Mizuho Bank will merge on July 1, 2013.
If you were using Mizuho Corporate Bank when depositing money to SBI Remit, there will be a change in bank name and bank code when you deposit money for money Internet Money Transfer Service or Furikomi Money Transfer Service.

[Old] Mizuho Corporate Bank (0016)
[New] Mizuho Bank (0001)
* There will be no change for branch name, type of account and account number.

For the customers who deposit using our Bank Money Transfer Account and/or Furikomi card, We are kindly asking you to re-register and re-create the information registered on your Bank Account and your Furikomi Card.
August 29, 2013

You can now send to Myanmar!

Sending money to MYANMAR has started.

Receipt Locations
Asia Green Development Bank
Myanmar Citizens Bank
Tun Foundation Bank

Remittance Fees
June 27, 2013

About the Merging of Mizuho Corporate Bank and Mizuho Bank

Mizuho Corporate Bank and Mizuho Bank will merge on July 1, 2013.
If you were using Mizuho Corporate Bank when depositing money to SBI Remit, there will be a change in bank name and bank code when you deposit money for money Internet Money Transfer Service or Furikomi Money Transfer Service.

[Old] Mizuho Corporate Bank (0016)
[New] Mizuho Bank (0001)
* There will be no change for branch name, type of account and account number.

Starting July 1, 2013, if you were using Mizuho Corporate Bank before, please select "Mizuho Bank" instead, then use the original branch name/code, original type of account, and original account number.
April 9, 2013 Change of the Customer Center's contact number
The Customer Center's contact number will be changed as below:
03-5652-6759
March 26, 2013 PHILIPPINES(Cebuana Lhuillier)
Starting April 1 2013, Cebuana Lhuillier will limit all cash payout transactions to PHP 30,000.
All transactions above Php30,000 will still be serviced through the Cebuana Lhuilliers located in the malls.
March 10, 2013 The exchange rate schedule update Has been changed as below.
The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 1PM to 2PM, Japan time.
February 13, 2013 The Remittance Charges for Philippines has been decreased.Remittance Fees here
January 22, 2013 The Remittance Charges has been decreased.Remittance Fees here
December 6, 2012

Year-End/New Year Holidays Announcement

Thank you for using SBI Remit International Money Transfer Service.
Please see the guidance below regarding our services during the Year-End/New Year holidays:

• Customer Center

CLOSED on Dec. 29, 2012(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2013(Thu.)

• Internet Money Transfer Service

NORMAL OPERATION.
*All deposits on Dec. 29, 2012(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2013(Thu.) will NOT be reflected in your account balance.

• Convenience Store Money Transfer Service

NORMAL OPERATION.

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

CLOSED on Dec. 29, 2012(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2013(Thu.).
Reference Number will be released on Jan. 4, 2013(Fri.).

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

October 25, 2012 The Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the United States will adjust by 2:00 AM, Nov 4, 2012(US time).
As a result, the exchange rate schedule update would be changed.
[Date Modified] 11/5 (Mon.)
[Revised] The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 2PM to 3PM, Japan time.
October 11, 2012 Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service [English]Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service
Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service [Vietnamese]Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service
October 2, 2012

Announcement regarding our Company Holiday

Thank you for using SBI Remit. Please be notified that the Customer Center will be temporarily closed for 2 days, from Oct.6(SAT) - Oct.7(SUN) for our Routine Electrical Maintenance Check. The issuance of the Reference number will also be changed during this holiday period.

• Customer Center

Closed during the date shown above.Service resumes from Oct. 8 (Monday/National Holiday)

• Convenience Store Money Transfer Service

If you have deposited the money on Oct. 5 (Fri) and or on Oct. 6 (Sat) at the Convenience Store, the Reference number will be issued on Oct. 8 (Monday/National Holiday) onwards.

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

If you have deposited the money between Oct. 6 (Sat) to Oct. 8 (Mon) , the Reference number will be issued on Oct. 9 (Tues).

• Internet Money Transfer Service

Service available.

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience that this may cause.

September 13, 2012 Sending money to BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA has started.
July 19, 2012 Sending money to SOUTH SUDAN has started.
June 21, 2012 Sunday July 1st 2012, 9am to 5pm, SBI Remit Cup Cricket Game
@YCAC, Yokohama Country & Athletic Club
Attention ALL cricket fans and SBI Remit members
Feel FREE to come out to see the first SBI Remit Cricket Cup.
We will be there Proudly hosting this tournament, played by 6 teams, including Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and “YCAC team”.

Address: 11-1 Yaguchidai, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-8684, JAPAN
Hours: 9am till 5pm.

Hope to see you there.
Udaya Athukorala: 090-9979-4156, SBI Remit Cup executive office
Click here for more details.
May 1, 2012

Announcement regarding Golden Week[5/3(Thu.)-5/6(Sun.)]

Thank you for using SBI Remit International Money Transfer Service.
Regarding Golden Week[5/3(Thu.)-5/6(Sun.)] Business , see the guidance below.

• Customer Center

Office Hours (Holidays/Sat/Sun) 12:00 - 18:00 open

• Internet Money Transfer Service

Normal Operation.
* All deposits on 5/3(Thu.) - 5/6(Sun.) will NOT be reflected in your account balance.

• Convenience Store Money Transfer Service

Normal Operation.

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

Closed on 5/3(Thu.) - 5/6(Sun.).
Reference Number will be released on 5/7(Mon.).

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

April 24, 2012 In addition to email and web messages, we will start sending the Reference Number using SMS (Short Message Service) . (receiving SMS is free) The SMS will be sent to the customer's registered cellular phone number.

About SMS

April 17, 2012 Change in Notification of Revision's of Terms and Conditions
SBI Remit has been sending the Revision's of terms and conditions (Change/Additional/Deletion etc) through emails.
From April 17th, we will be notifying you the Revision's only through our website.
Notification of Revision's of Terms and Conditions
April 17, 2012 Change of the Customer Center's contact number
The Customer Center's contact number will be changed as below:
03-6229-2185
April 5, 2012 Limited to FIRST TIME USERS of SBI Remit
Click here for more details.
March 6, 2012 The Daylight Saving Time in the United States would start from March 11, 2012.
As a result, the exchange rate schedule update would be changed.
[Date Modified] 3/12 (Mon.)
[Revised] The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 1PM to 2PM, Japan time.
February 28, 2012 Congratulations!! to our New Year Campaign winners!
February 21, 2012 Notification of the Deposit Hours Expansion of the Convenience Store Money Transfer Service
We have expanded 5 hours on the usage of the FamiPort. You will be able to use from 7:00 AM. Please use the nearest Family Mart.Convenience Store Money Transfer Service
January 19, 2012 Congratulations to our Xmas Campaign winners
January 11, 2012 Launch of New Year Campaign for Philippines
Click here for more details.
December 14, 2011

Notification regarding Year End and New Year Announcement

Thank you for using SBI Remit International Money Transfer Service.
Regarding Year End and New Year Business , see the guidance below.

• Customer Center

Dec. 31, 2011(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2012(Tue.) Closed

* Starting December 14, 2011, the regulations on international remittance will be revised. Please check the current regulations for international remittance transactions. In addition, this revision also applies to ongoing transactions of customers.

• Internet Money Transfer Service

Normal Operation.
* All deposits on Dec. 31, 2011(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2012(Tue.) will NOT be reflected in your account balance.

• Convenience Store Money Transfer Service

Normal Operation.

• Furikomi Money Transfer Service, Japan Post Bank Card Money Transfer Service(RAKURAKU)

Closed on Dec. 31, 2011(Sat.) - Jan. 3, 2012(Tue.).
Reference Number will be released on Jan. 4, 2012(Wed.).

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

November 29, 2011 Launch of Xmas Campaign for Philippines
Click here for more details.
November 4, 2011 The Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the United States will adjust by 2:00 AM, Nov 6, 2011(US time).
As a result, the exchange rate schedule update would be changed.
[Date Modified] 11/7 (Mon.)
[Revised] The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 2PM to 3PM, Japan time.
November 1, 2011 Launch of DEPOSIT MONEY DIRECT TO A BANK ACCOUNT IN THE PHILIPPINES:
Click here for more details.
October 18, 2011 DEPOSIT MONEY DIRECT TO A BANK ACCOUNT IN THE PHILIPPINES:
The Service will be available from 11/2011 Click here for more details.
August 9, 2011 Announcement of the Increase in Maximun Allowed number of Remittance.
The maximum number of remittances allowed in one month will be twenty times.Click here for more details.
August 1, 2011 The Remittance Charges has been decreased.Remittance Fees here
July 29, 2011 Remittance Charges Reduction Announcement from SBI Remit.
Regardless of the time of deposit and remittance requests, the remittance charges for particular countries will change and the former remittance charges are applied to the remittances with Reference Numbers released until July 31, 2011, 2PM (Japan time). Remittance Fees here.
July 27, 2011 You can schedule the delivery time of your Welcome Package.
July 7, 2011 MoneyGram opens office in Manila, stresses commitment to market, customers. Click here for more details.
June 28, 2011 Regardless of the time of deposit and remittance requests, the remittance fee campaign will end and be applied up to the Reference Numbers released until July 1, 2011, 2PM(Japan time). Remittance Fees here
June 15, 2011

SBIRemit mobile site is open now! (English and Japanese only)
It is now possible to make remittance requests through mobile phones. It also has a remittance simulation function enabling you to check exchange rates anytime!
April 27, 2011 Starting April 27, 2011, the regulations on international remittance will be revised. Please check the current regulations for international remittance transactions. In addition, this revision also applies to ongoing transactions of customers.
April 18, 2011 SBI Remit will join the upcoming Spring Caravan by IPS Media starting April 15 for two weeks. Together with some special guests, we will visit churches and restaurants at Okinawa, Kyushu, Chugoku, and Shikoku areas to give fun and hold exciting mini-events. Plus, we will also distribute information leaflets about the SBI Remit services.
March 24, 2011 OUR CAMPAIGN IS EXTENDED!
Due to customer's request we would like to inform you that our promo is extended until end of June 2011!
Click here for more details.
March 14, 2011 The exchange rate schedule update Has been changed as below.
The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 1PM to 2PM, Japan time.
March 7, 2011 The Daylight Saving Time in the United States would start from March 13, 2011.
As a result, the exchange rate schedule update would be changed.
[Date Modified] 3/14 (Mon.)
[Unmodified] Normally, the exchange rate is updated once a day around 14 o'clock (JST).
[Revised] The exchange rate update would be re-scheduled once a day between 1PM to 2PM, Japan time.
As of 28th of February 2011 Opening hours of SBI Remit Customer Center Has been changed as below.
Customer Center 03-6229-2185
Open 365 days (Weekdays) 9:00 - 18:00 (Holidays/Sat/Sun) 12:00 - 18:00
January 25, 2011 Launch of the Convenience Store Money Transfer Service
December 13, 2010 Launch of the International Money Transfer Service
December 13, 2010 SBI Remit Website is now launched.
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Exchange Rates
2014/04/17 18:00:00
1 USD = 103.27 Yen
1 Yen = 0.430316 PHP
10,000 Yen = 594.27 RMB
* Above rate is the rate provided for your reference, the exact rate will be determined at the time of receipt.
The maximum limit per transaction
1,000,000 Yen
Countries with Remittance Restrictions

 FRANCE
 POLAND
 TURKEY
 MOLDOVA
 UKRAINE
 RUSSIAN

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MSG010Notification of System Maintenance

MSG011 Every Monday 4:00 - 5:00
We are sorry but the system will be suspended between the period indicated above due to maintenance.
We apologize for any inconvenience it may cause.

Notification of destination countries

Philippines(11/13)
Certain agents have resumed operation.

Egypt(7/5)
Due to political unrest in the country of Egypt, receivers may experience a delay in the receipt of funds.

Argentina(6/1)
Due to new regulations regarding Argentina's new currency policy, The receive amount might be limited to local currency.

Mali(5/24)
Due to political unrest in Mali, some locations may be temporary or permanently closed.

Tunisia(2/4)
Due to political unrest in Tunisia, some locations may be temporary or permanently closed.

May we suggest you to consult with your recipients prior to your remittance to above countries.

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