Posts Tagged ‘South Korea’

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 …


Accor Ambassador Korea launches two ibis hotels in Seoul and Busan

Shanghai, China, September 6, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – Accor Ambassador Korea has announced its joint partnerships with CAPSTONE Asset Management and Dongnam Holdings to launch ibis Ambassador Seoul Dongdaemun and ibis Ambassador Busan Haeundae respectively bringing the country’s hotel network to 19 properties. The only international hotel management company based in South Korea, Accor Ambassador is… Read More


Ant Financial To Acquire 20% Stake In Thai Payment Company

Thailand ForexAlibaba’s financial subsidiary Ant Financial reportedly plans to acquire a 20% stake in Ascend Money, an electronic payment and small …


Global Users Will Soon Trust Baidu Maps Around The World

lostChinese search engine Baidu.com, which censors its nuanced and oft-irrelevant search results, is now hoping its global maps will be …


Baidu Wallet Expands Forex Payment Services Outside China

Thailand ForexChinese fintech companies are spreading globally, with Baidu Wallet the latest service to make offerings outside of mainland China. The …


Ant Financial Makes South Korean Internet Bank Deposit

Ant Financial Services Group, a small and micro financial services company under Alibaba Group, announced that they will cooperate with many companies, including Korea Telecom, to set up an Internet bank named K Bank in South Korea. The construction preparation of this bank was approved by the South Korean government. On the completion of the […]


South Korean TD-LTE Wireless Connectivity Strengthens With China

China’s ZTE Corporation has signed a TD-LTE wireless cooperation deal with both the China Mobile Research Institute and South Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. The tripartite memorandum of understanding will cover in-depth cooperation on technologies including TDD/FDD data roaming and VoLTE, addressing possible interconnection and interoperability issues as TD-LTE networks are constructed […]


South Korean TD-LTE Wireless Connectivity Strengthens With China

China’s ZTE Corporation has signed a TD-LTE wireless cooperation deal with both the China Mobile Research Institute and South Korea’s Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. The tripartite memorandum of understanding will cover in-depth cooperation on technologies including TDD/FDD data roaming and VoLTE, addressing possible interconnection and interoperability issues as TD-LTE networks are constructed […]


ZTE Signs Malaysian Deal For 5G Mobile Development

China-based ZTE Corporation has signed a memorandum of understanding with Malaysia’s U Mobile Sdn Bhd for the development of Pre5G mobile broadband technologies. The partnership will help U Mobile deliver substantial network performance upgrades using ZTE’s proprietary Pre5G technologies including Massive MIMO. The MOU, signed in Shenzhen by Too Tian Jen, Chief Technology Officer of […]


Hon Hai Will Build IT Service JV In Mainland China With SK Group

Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision and South Korea’s SK C&C, a subsidiary of SK Group, will establish a joint venture to provide information technology services in mainland China. Hon Hai said that the joint venture will first provide information technology services to Hon Hai’s plants in mainland China and offer integrated security systems to other companies […]