SAO PAULO, Mar 31 (Reuters) – Brazilian firm Cielo SA said it remained a partner of Facebook Inc for processing payments through the WhatsApp messaging service, according to a report to the regulator filed on Wednesday.

However, Facebook is open to more partnerships with card payment processors.

On Tuesday, Brazil’s central bank cleared the way for WhatsApp to allow its users to send money with Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc.

(Report by Carolina Mandl. Edited in Spanish by Janisse Huambachano)

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