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WhatsApp in talks to launch m-payments in Indonesia - report

Tuesday 20 August 2019 | 12:10 CET | News
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Facebook's messaging service WhatsApp is in talks with multiple Indonesian digital payment firms to provide their mobile transaction services, according to Reuters citing people familiar with the matter. Indonesia may become the second country after India where WhatsApp introduces such services.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / WhatsApp
Countries: India / Indonesia
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