Facebook launches payment service Facebook Pay, completely independent of Calibra wallet

Facebook announced on November 12th that it launched a payment service called Facebook Pay, saying it will provide people with a safe, convenient and consistent payment experience across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. Payment transactions between these Facebook platform apps will be made easier while continuing to ensure that payment information is secure and protected. In the announcement, Facebook noted that Facebook Pay is built on top of its existing infrastructure and partnerships and is a completely separate entity from the upcoming cryptocurrency-based Calibra wallet.