Newsflash! Statement from WhatsApp regarding the privacy agreement: Update does not change data sharing with Facebook.
WhatsApp made a statement about the updated privacy agreement, which must be approved by February 8 for continued use of the application.
According to the statement from WhatsApp; "As WhatsApp, we want to make it easier for people to have a great shopping through the application and get support and facilities from businesses.
In this manner, businesses will have the opportunity of achieving secure hosting services via our parent company Facebook.
This update does not change WhatsApp's data sharing with Facebook. This update does not affect how people communicate privately with friends or family no matter where they are in the world. We are already sharing our new policy through WhatsApp to give time for our users to review over the next month. "