WeChat exceeds one billion user accounts
“The number of monthly active users of WeChat in the world has exceeded the one billion mark,” Tencent executive director Pony Ma told reporters on Monday, according to a video broadcast by Chinese media.
The richest MP
At the end of September, the number of these accounts on WeChat (Weixin in Mandarin) reached 980 million, up about 16% over one year, according to the latest results of the group. For its part, the US Facebook announced in September that its Messenger messenger application had exceeded 1.3 billion monthly active users.
The iconic multi-billionaire Pony Ma was speaking Monday on the sidelines of the annual session of the National People’s Congress (NPC), the legislative chamber of the regime of which he is a member. It is, according to Hurun magazine, the richest member of the Chinese Parliament.