Facebook nears deal to buy chatbot startup Kustomer


(Reuters) – Facebook Inc is close to buying Kustomer in a deal that would value the customer-service and chatbot startup at about $1 billion (750.53 million pounds), the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter. (on.wsj.com/3odBJ91)

Reporting by Eva Mathews in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli