Posts Tagged ‘fintech’

Alibaba, China Telecom Seal New Deal For Network Services

Alibaba and China Telecom signed a comprehensive strategic cooperation agreement in Beijing that includes work on Internet of Things and …


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 …


Skytech, Ant Financial Sign Cooperation Framework Agreement

Chinese software, integrated system, and technical services provider Skytech announced that the group has signed a cooperation framework agreement with …


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 …


Ant Financial’s Rural Strategy Focuses On China’s Microfinance Opportunities

Even with the explosive growth of technology in China, it’s still important to remember that China is still a nation …


China Mobile Inks “Internet Plus” Strategy With Alibaba In Beijing

One of the top buzzwords in China’s Internet the past 18 months has been “Internet Plus”, which is Premier Li …


Beijing Facial Recognition Firm Closes Face-Saving Investment

Anyone who knows China understands the importance of face, and a Beijing startup is extending that social metaphor to the …


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 …


China’s Huawei Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Project

Huawei conferenceLinux Foundation-led Hyperledger blockchain project announced the addition of ten new members, including Chinese telecom device maker Huawei. Other new …


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 …