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WeChat has 'no plans' to monetise yet

As WeChat spreads its wings internationally, the company is far more concerned with staking its claim on users for now, reports VICTORIA HO

Let's chat: 'Whatever money we can make right now would just be short-term. The users will tell you what they want from you, and more importantly, what they're willing to pay for,' said Mr Yeung. - PHOTO: AFP

THE biggest Chinese chat app has no plans to make money for the next few years as it tussles with other competitors in a landgrab for users, according to Poshu Yeung, Tencent's vice-president of its international business group.

Tencent owns WeChat, a popular mobile messaging app that has...

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