Posts Tagged ‘fintech’

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 …


Apple’s VPN Ban In China Is Not The End Of The World

News broke the past couple days that Apple is pulling all virtual private network apps from its App Store in …


Alipay Brings Chinese Money Services To Malaysian JV

CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, Malaysia’s second largest bank by asset scale, said that its subsidiary Touch n Go, in which …


Huawei Teams With WorldRemit To Offer Mobile Payments In Africa

Chinese telecom device maker Huawei and digital transfer services provider WorldRemit reached a deal to offer international transfer services to …


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 …


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 …


Alipay Hong Kong Taxi Payments Could Be Its Killer App

It’s one country, two systems for Alipay as it focuses on retail payments in Hong Kong, a special administrative region …


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 …