Posts Tagged ‘mobile payment’

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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


Here’s Where You Can Use Apple Pay In Hong Kong

Apple Pay Hong KongHong Kong consumers who have long relied on the contactless Octopus payment service now have an alternative. Apple Pay launched …


Samsung Links Online Payments With China’s Alipay

Samsung paymentSamsung’s payment service Samsung Pay and Alibaba’s payment service Alipay announced an interoperability deal that allows users to complete payments …


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 …


Who Are Apple Pay’s Partners In China?

Apple PayToday marks the beginning of Apple Pay’s entry into China, a country that Steve Jobs never visited as company chief …


Tencent Takes Aim Against Mobile Viruses

With news this week of malware infesting Apple mobile apps and a new mobile virus infecting Chinese users’ smartphones, more scrutiny is being placed on Chinese technology firms to help protect netizens. Tencent has taken the lead with the announcement of its Thunder Action. This is the company’s special initiative against Internet phishing, pornography, and […]