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Visa Invests in Indonesia’s $9 Billion Startup Go-Jek

Visa has invested in Indonesian ride-hailing and food-delivery startup Go-Jek, the two companies said Wednesday. The credit card giant will collaborate with Go-Jek, whose most recent fundraising last year valued it at about $9 billion, in cashless payments across Southeast Asia, they said.  The investment comes as Southeast Asia, home to more than 600 million people, is shaping up to be a hot...

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