Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP
Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP

China’s Tencent rebrands WeChat work app ahead of US ban

  • Newly named WeCom app does not fall under the scope of a ban on WeChat-related transactions in the US, sources say
  • WeChat is widely used by Chinese expats and others in the US to communicate with friends and associates at home.

Topic |   WeChat
Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP
Chinese tech giant Tencent has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom. Photo: AFP
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