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Major payments app WeChat to add support for China’s digital yuan -Breaking


WeChat is China’s biggest messaging app, and will now support the Chinese government’s digital currency.

Tencent, a Chinese company, announced Wednesday it would accept digital Yuan payments using its WeChat Payment mobile app. AccordingAccording to local media reports. China developed a digital currency in 2014 but it is still not implemented nationally. It will be a huge boost if people use WeChat to pay for goods or services, with more than one billion users.