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Buy now, pay later lures apps and e-marketplaces

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Buy now, pay later lures apps and e-marketplaces - Bangkok Post

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Super apps and e-marketplaces are making a foray into buy now, pay later (BNPL) services in Thailand to stimulate consumption amid economic headwinds and stagnant inflation.

Grab introduced "PayLater by Grab" yesterday, in which users can opt to pay for all Grab services the following month on one bill, covering GrabFood, GrabMart and GrabExpress as well as transport services.

Yod Chinsupakul, chief executive of super app Line Man Wongnai, said the company is expanding its financial service business, including BNPL, apart from its digital lending.


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Category: Economy

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News Sentiment: Negative

Fact Checked: Legitimate

Article Type: News Report

Published On: 2022-11-24 @ 06:00:00 (1 weeks ago)

News Timezone: GMT +8:00

Ranking: #144 (out of 2596 stories this day)

News Source URL: bangkokpost.com

Language: English

Article Length: 699 words

Reading Time: 4 minutes read

Sentences: 30 lines

Sentence Length: 24 words per sentence (average)

Platforms: Desktop Web, Mobile Web, iOS App, Android App

Copyright Owner: © Bangkok Post

News ID: 1898453

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Official Website: bangkokpost.com

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Year Established: 1946

Headquarters: Thailand

News Last Updated: 7 hours ago

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