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Gangnam style

11 January 2016 By Robyn Mak

Kakao, owner of the country’s main chat app, is buying top music streamer Loen for $1.6 bln. Asia’s big messaging outfits are all moving into content and e-commerce to cut their reliance on ads and games. The same logic could hold for Facebook’s Messenger and WhatsApp services.

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