Posts Tagged ‘e-commerce’

Alibaba To Build Northwestern Headquarters In Xi’an

To better support the development of China’s western region and China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road inititiative, Alibaba Group’s chairman …


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 …


Alibaba Reaches “Happy” Strategic Deal With Denmark

On the heels of Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma’s overtures to American President Trump and to the Australian government with a …


China Development Bank Inks Tencent Fintech Deal

China Development Bank and Tencent signed a strategic cooperation agreement on “Internet plus” for development of finance services. The term …


China’s Bitcoin Trading Value Soars In May 2017

In May 2017, the Bitcoin trading value in China reached CNY21.708 billion, four times that of April 2017. And the …


Chinese Search Engine Baidu Gains Online Banking License

Not only will China’s biggest search engine have access to netizens’ online search habits, it will soon also hold dominion …


Meituan Dianping Gains Payment License Via Acquisition

QiandaiInternet lifestyle service and group buying platform Meituan Dianping announced that they have completed the acquisition of Qiandai.com, a third-party …


Android Pay Formally Enters Hong Kong Retail Stores

Android PayGoogle’s Android Pay has formally entered Hong Kong and will be available in many local banks and retail stores catering …


Did JD.com Thoroughly Vet Its New E-commerce Partner?

detectiveChinese consumers are yearning for fresh vegetables and fruit, and a bevy of recent e-commerce agricultural deals are giving netizens …


SSqian Raises More Funds To Expand Digital Signature Services

SsqianSeeking to capitalize on a proposed government regulation requiring online lending businesses to use electronic signatures, venture capitalists have poured …