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Facebook gets initial approval to set up local unit in Indonesia: source

  • Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:48
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has received an in-principle approval to set up a domestic unit in Indonesia, said a senior government source from the Southeast Asian nation, home to the social networking giant's fourth-largest user base.
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