By The Numbers: RippleNet and remittances
By The Numbers: RippleNet and remittances
How can cryptocurrencies help boost the Philippine digital payment landscape? Rappler talks to Ripple's Brooks Entwistle.

Bookmark this page to watch the interview on Wednesday, September 15, at 2:45 pm

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is anticipating the continued rise of cryptocurrency adoption in the Philippines, particularly for payments and remittances.

In 2020, cryptocurrencies such as XRP shot up in value. Aside from being a store of value, can it also hold real-world uses?

Ripple’s cross-border payment service called RippleNet effectively results in real-time and low-cost payments.

In this By The Numbers episode, Rappler reporters Aika Rey and Ralf Rivas talk to Brooks Entwistle, Ripple vice president and managing director for Asia Pacific, Middle East, and North Africa, about how cryptocurrencies such as XRP can help boost the local digital payment landscape.

Watch the interview at 2:45 pm on Wednesday, September 15. –

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