Posts Tagged ‘Alipay’

U.S. Payments Start-up Teams With Alipay, WeChat To Reach Chinese Consumers

Silicon Valley start-up company Stripe has reached deals with Chinese digital payment service providers Alipay and WeChat payment to enable …


China’s Cashless Alliance Gains New ATM Member

China’s leading ATM company GRG Banking announced plans to join Cashless Alliance and the company said they would launch innovative …


Alipay’s Travel Tax Refund Service Arrives In Ten European Countries

Chinese Internet payment platform Alipay will launch a travel value-added tax refund service in ten countries in Europe to allow …


Alipay Available At Nearly 4,000 Vendors In Japan

Lawson JapanChinese travelers to Japan can rely on more payment options as Alipay says it is now supported by nearly 4,000 …


Chinese Fintech Firm Buys American Cybersecurity Company

eyeAnt Financial, the fintech company running’s Alibaba Alipay affiliate, has just purchased an American cybersecurity firm for US$70 million, according …


Hong Kong Issues First Licenses For Stored Value Facilities

Octopus CardThough its population of 7.5 million is equal to that of a mid-size mainland Chinese city like Hangzhou, Hong Kong …


Chinese Outbound Tourists To Singapore Gain Enhanced Payment Services

Welcome to SingaporeThe leading Chinese online payments provider is seeking worldwide partners to establish a mobile service ecosphere with overseas airports, department …


Samsung Links Online Payments With China’s Alipay

Samsung paymentSamsung’s payment service Samsung Pay and Alibaba’s payment service Alipay announced an interoperability deal that allows users to complete payments …


Suguo Stores Begin Supporting Apple Pay In China

Apple PayJiangsu-based supermarket chain Suguo announced that its 1,500 owned stores in Jiangsu and Anhui provinces, covering shopping plazas, community stores, …


Alibaba Bets On Chinese Lottery In Latest Acquisition

wasting moneyAlibaba’s Alipay affiliate controls how Chinese netizens spend their money; and now Alibaba Group owns a lottery operator and controls …