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Centenary Bank Introduces WhatsApp Banking in Uganda

Centenary Bank, which serves over 2.4 million customers in Uganda, has launched the CenteWhatsApp banking platform that offers customers instant access to various banking services via WhatsApp.

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WhatsApp to Allow Users to Have Multiple Accounts

WhatsApp has announced the launch of a new feature that will give users of this app the ability to log in to multiple accounts at the same time.

Fintech & Ecommerce

Meta to Expand WhatsApp Payment Service to India

Meta Platforms has announced the launch of its WhatsApp payment function on the Indian financial market.

Fintech & Ecommerce

WhatsApp Business Gains 150 Million Users in 3 Years

Meta reports that currently the monthly number of active users of the WhatsApp business application exceeds the 200 million mark.

Science & Technology

WhatsApp Launches Channels Feature for Broadcast Messages

Meta announced the introduction of a broadcast-based messaging feature in WhatsApp, which is called Channels.

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WhatsApp Rolls Out Message Editing

WhatsApp has announced the launch of a new feature that provides users of this messenger with the ability to edit sent messages.

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Stripe Partners WhatsApp for In-Chat Payments in Singapore

Stripe and WhatsApp launch a feature that allows Singapore businesses to accept payments directly in WhatsApp chats

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Meta Lets Brazilians Pay Local Merchants Via WhatsApp

Meta reported that Brazilian WhatsApp users have the opportunity to exchange messages for transactions through this application.

Finance & Economics

WhatsApp Gets Central Bank Approval to Launch Business Payments in Brazil

While people in Brazil have been able to use WhatsApp for P2P transactions for a while, the national Central Bank had not given the green light for small business payments until now

Science & Technology

Meta & Jio launch grocery shopping on WhatsApp in India

The launch of grocery shopping on WhatsApp is part of a strategic partnership between Meta and Jio Platforms to accelerate India’s digital transformation and fuel economic growth in the country

Finance & Economics

SEC could charge $1 billion over bankers’ WhatsApp messages

SEC is investigating the cell phone use of Wall Street executives and employees: private messages should not discuss investment terms, client meetings and other business

Finance & Economics

Meta invests in a Singaporean startup Take App

The startup supported by Meta Platforms helps small-business owners in Southeast Asia to sell via WhatsApp

News

Most intrusive iOS app for phone users in the UK unveiled

The research analysed the UK’s top 10 most downloaded apps over the past 12 months to discover which access the most data and permissions

Science & Technology

Facebook dominates app market during lockdown: research

With 850 million downloads in 2020, TikTok is the world’s most popular app

Fintech & Ecommerce

South African small businesses can now receive payments via WhatsApp

Anyone with a valid South African identity document and a South African bank account can access the new solution

Science & Technology

WhatsApp will soon stop working on millions of phones

Check out whether your phone is on the list

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