WeChat Pay to allow international cards for mobile payment

Tencent is working with five international card network operators including…


Ant Financial launches international Alipay service for overseas users in China

A consumer checks out with Alipay at FamilyMart in Shanghai on July 24, 2019.…


Alipay, WeChat Pay explicitly forbid crypto-related transactions

(Image credit: Creative Commons / marcoverch) China's big two digital payment…


Russian internet giant Mail.ru Group signs payment JV with Alipay

Saint Basil's Cathedral in Red Square, Moscow. (Image credit: Pixabay / Albert…


'Golden Week' spending surged on mobile payment platforms amid cooling economy

A sign on a cash register showing consumers how to pay using mobile payment…


Ant Financial to fully integrate Alipay mini programs with Weibo

He Yongmin, general manager of Alipay open ecosystem division, at Ant…


Alipay expands footprint in Africa with Flutterwave tie-up

An Alipay sticker shows consumers how to pay on mobile phones. (Image credit:…


Users flock to WeChat's mini programs even as competition rises: report

The mini app ecosystem on Tencent’s messaging app WeChat is posting solid user…


Briefing: Alipay's waste-sorting guides hit 1 million users in 3 days

支付宝垃圾分类小程序三天新增用户数突破一百万 - 36Kr What happened: Mini-program guides for sorting…


Alipay is launching a beauty filter for facial recognition payments

Alipay is launching a new beauty filter feature for its facial recognition…