Payments Category

Tencent’s WeChat Pay said it will not seek to offer more local payment wallets to overseas customers over the next three years and will remain focused on serving outbound Chinese tourists better in popular overseas destinations.Read More
The new Guess store in Hong Kong is outfitted with Alibaba’s FashionAI technology, which combines in-store shopping with inventory and personalized data sourced from Alibaba’s Taobao and Tmall e-commerce marketplaces. Read More
North America is a major destination for Chinese outbound tourists. China has been the largest source of international students for the US and Canada for many consecutive years too.Read More
China accounted for $261.1 billion in 2016 travel spend, leading all countries with a 21.4% market share — marketers are reaching deep into their toolkits to gain a competitive advantage with Chinese tourists. Read More
Chinese tourists will be able to use Alipay’s Discover function to find stores throughout the massive mall, and pay for their orders in renminbi using Alipay right at the cashier stand.Read More
The unmanned store was jointly opened Saturday by WeChat, unmanned convenience store, EasyGo and other partners.Read More
China UnionPay joined hands with over 30 Commercial banks and payment institutions to launch "Mobile QuickPass", the unified APP for China's banking industry. Read More
The volume of payments processed on Alipay in the country swelled about eight times in the 12 months to September.Read More
China’s two largest mobile payment platforms are ramping up their international expansion with the goal of simplifying the way Chinese travellers pay cab fare in popular destinations.Read More
With more than 450 million registered users worldwide, Alibaba’s payment wallet Alipay is widely used in China. Read More