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A model displays A Blackberry mobile phone with a Bank Permata... News PhotoAddiction,Adulation,Banking,Business,Ceremony,Corporate Business,Event,Finance,Indonesia,Jakarta,Launch Event,Mobile Phone,Vertical,Well-dressed,Wireless TechnologyPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA model displays A Blackberry mobile phone with a Bank Permata program during a ceremony in Jakarta on February 26, 2013 as the two companies launched the world's first instant messaging banking service in Indonesia, capitalising on the nation's addiction to the smart phone that is losing popularity in other key markets. The Blackberry service features 'BBM Money' that allows account holders with Bank Permata -- partly owned by Standard Chartered Bank -- to make peer-to-peer money transfers and top up their phone credit by sending funds to service providers. AFP PHOTO / ROMEO GACAD (Photo credit should read ROMEO GACAD/AFP/Getty Images)