WhatsApp Business launches on iPhones

Facebook-owned instant messaging application WhatsApp rolled out its business app for iPhone users in select countries on Thursday. Here's taking a quick look at more details related to the brand new app.

The business app

WhatsApp on Thursday launched its WhatsApp Business app for Apple Inc's iOS operating system.

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Ease to small businesses

The move will allow small businesses to communicate with customers through the platform.

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Available in India

WhatsApp Business will be available for free download from the App Store in Brazil, Germany, Indonesia, India, Mexico, the UK and the US starting Thursday.

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Out globally in weeks

The version will be rolled out around the world in the coming weeks, WhatsApp said.

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Millions of users

The service has been available on Android since last year and has over 5 million users.

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