A man checks his mobile phone next to a Vodafone logo at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Sergio Perez
Facebook announced in June last year a plan to launch the digital currency in partnership with other members of the association, but the project quickly ran into trouble with skeptical regulators around the world.
Vodafone did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
“Although the makeup of the Association members may change over time, the design of Libra’s governance and technology ensures the Libra payment system will remain resilient,” said Dante Disparte, head of policy and communications for the Libra Association.
Reporting by Neha Malara in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur