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CWC, Whatsapp ink Caribbean marketing deal

Friday 29 January 2016 | 09:56 CET | News
Cable & Wireless Communications (CWC) has announced a strategic marketing partnership with WhatsApp to offer its customers access to the full range of WhatsApp features. Described as a first for the Caribbean, the deal will see CWC introduce a portfolio of innovative packages with additional benefits for customers, to unveiled across all its markets in the coming months. CWC's Flow, BTC, and LIME brands are currently the only officially authorised providers of WhatsApp data bundles in the Caribbean region.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cable & Wireless Communications / Lime / WhatsApp
Countries: Caribbean
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