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WeChat launches e-wallet in Malaysia, offers free Money Packets

Wednesday 22 August 2018 | 15:53 CET | News
WeChat started allowing end-users in Malaysia to pay using its app following the launch of its e-wallet component, WeChat Pay My, writes local paper The Star. Tencent International Business VP Poshu Yeung announced that on the occasion of the launch, 'Money Packets' will be given away to all WeChat end-users between 21 and 28 August. The Money Packet will be filled with a random amount ranging from CNY 3.88 to CNY 88.88. A prepaid top-up coupon of CNY 2 will also be given away.

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Companies: Tencent
Countries: Malaysia
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