Facebook takes $5.7 billion stake in Indian internet giant Jio

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  1. mood

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    Facebook takes $5.7 billion stake in Indian internet giant Jio
    Is WhatsApp the next WeChat-style ‘super-app?’
    April 21, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/4/21/21230643/facebook-reliance-jio-investment-stake-whatsapp
    Facebook: Facebook Invests $5.7 billion in India’s Jio Platforms
     
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    Facebook has a big new plan to make money in India
    How a strategic partnership with Jio could finally turn WhatsApp into a moneymaker
    April 23, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/interface/...estment-reliance-mukesh-ambani-india-whatsapp
     
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    Interesting stuff, so they basically want to make people pay with WhatsApp.
     
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    Reliance and Facebook pilot JioMart grocery shopping on WhatsApp
    April 27, 2020
    https://techcrunch.com/2020/04/26/reliance-and-facebook-pilot-jiomart-orders-on-whatsapp/
     
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    Facebook and ByteDance investor General Atlantic pumps $870 million into Reliance Jio
    May 17, 2020
    https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/202...atlantic-pumps-870-million-into-reliance-jio/
     
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