Posts Tagged ‘Internet payment’

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, 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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


Xiaomi’s Online Payment Service Opens In China

china-mobile-paymentChina’s Xiaomi cooperated with China UnionPay in launching its payment service MI Pay. With this move, Xiaomi becomes yet another …


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 …


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 …