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RBI Questions Government Over Delay in WhatsApp Payments Roll-out

The state of WhatsApp's UPI-based payments service in India has been stuck in limbo, but it seems wider roll-out  of WhatsApp Payments might finally move forward....

WhatsApp, Google Asked to Store Payments Data Exclusively in India

The Indian government is further strengthening its stance on data privacy and wants companies to store user data exclusively in India. Taking another step...

WhatsApp QR Code Contact Card Makes a Lot of Sense for WhatsApp Payments

WhatsApp is aiming to make it easier for users to quickly share their contact details by introducing a QR code system with a simple...
Now Send Money to Any UPI ID Using WhatsApp

Here’s What’s Holding Up Wider Rollout of WhatsApp Payments in India

It's been months since WhatsApp has knocked on the Indian government's doors for the final approvals for a wider rollout of UPI-based WhatsApp Payments...

WhatsApp Gets Supreme Court Notice Over Payments Service

The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Centre and messaging service provider WhatsApp after a plea sought direction to restrain the app from...
Now Send Money to Any UPI ID Using WhatsApp

WhatsApp Feels It’s Being Singled Out in India Over WhatsApp Payments Delay

WhatsApp's UPI-based WhatsApp Payments has so far been available to only a limited set of users in India, and its wider rollout has been delayed due to...
Now Send Money to Any UPI ID Using WhatsApp

WhatsApp Payments Roll-Out Delayed Again Due to Privacy Concerns

WhatsApp has been teasing its Payments service in India for a long time and if you're wondering why the feature hasn't moved past the...
How to Get WhatsApp Payments on Android or iPhone Right Now

WhatsApp Updates Its Privacy Policy Ahead of Payments Launch in India

WhatsApp is undoubtedly the biggest instant-messaging app right now, with billions of users. In fact, the app now offers a lot in a single...

WhatsApp Payments Will Have 24-Hour Customer Support in India

As WhatsApp prepares for the public launch of its WhatsApp Payments service to its millions of users in India, the messaging giant is now...
Now Send Money to Any UPI ID Using WhatsApp

Now Send Money to Any UPI ID Using WhatsApp

Since its release, WhatsApp's payments feature had been limited to sending and receiving to and from other people who had linked their UPI IDs...

Here’s Why The India Roll-out of WhatsApp Payments is Delayed

WhatsApp was expected to begin the wider rollout of its UPI-based peer-to-peer payment service, WhatsApp Payments, in the first week of June, but it...

WhatsApp Payment Coming to All Users in India by Next Week

WhatsApp Payments, the UPI-based feature part of the popular messaging app, has been available to a handful of Indian users since February. The service...
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Paytm Once Again Warns About Foreign Payments Platforms Storing Data Outside India

With WhatsApp's UPI-based payments platform expected to give stiff competition to the incumbents, market-leader Paytm has been on a virtual warpath against the Facebook-owned...
Paytm Payments Bank launches zero balance accounts

India Does Not Need Western Companies to Solve Its Problems: Paytm COO

Paytm is India's largest digital payments company, and has repeatedly opposed the entry of foreign players in Indian the financial scape. Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma...
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You Can Now Request Money From Contacts Using UPI From Within WhatsApp

To tap into India's booming digital payments ecosystem, WhatsApp launched UPI-enabled payments feature to its users in the country. This feature was initially sparse...
How to Get WhatsApp Payments on Android or iPhone Right Now

WhatsApp Issues Vague Clarification On Sharing Payments Data with Facebook

Even as WhatsApp keeps touting its end-to-end encryption, questions about its data-privacy practices continue to linger. Following outrage surrounding its revelations that it shares...
How to Get WhatsApp Payments on Android or iPhone Right Now

In Privacy Policy, WhatsApp Admits Sharing Payments Data With Facebook and Others

Aligning with parent Facebook's distress over the abuse of users' data by several apps developers is the latest disclosure by WhatsApp which has confirmed...
WhatsApp

You Can Now Scan QR Codes to Pay Others Through WhatsApp on Android

When WhatsApp first launched its payments feature in India earlier last month, the messaging giant got slammed with allegations of improperly using UPI and...
WhatsApp Now Has 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

WhatsApp Payments Now Lets You To Send Money To Any UPI Address

WhatsApp launched its UPI-based Payments feature in beta earlier last month to give the netizens of India a taste of how its digital payments...
WhatsApp Now Has 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

WhatsApp Payments Rolling Out in India: Send and Receive Money Through UPI

I'm sure you have been waiting with bated breath to try out WhatsApp's highly-anticipated UPI-based payment feature. And now WhatsApp Payments is rolling out...