EBay execs say Skype growing fast – MarketWatch

From MarketWatch.com (link):

EBay Inc. executives said Thursday the ’s -based phone service, known as Skype, has seen explosive growth in and that the country is now one of ’s biggest market.

Speaking to hundreds of analysts and gathered at eBay’s San Jose, Calif., headquarters, Skype president and former eBay chief financial officer Rajiv Dutta said the service has 13 million users in China.

That’s nearly as many users as Skype has in the U.S., and the U.K. combined, according to Dutta. The service has 6 million U.S. users, 3 million in the U.K. and 5 million in Germany.

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