Briefing: WeChat partners with Japanese online social giant Line for cashless payment

Tencent partners with Line on mobile payments in Japan - Nikkei Asian Review…


Yandex offers WeChat Pay in Russia, targeting Chinese tourists

Russian payment platform Yandex.Checkout has integrated WeChat Pay into its…


Chinese vendors are refusing to accept cash and it’s becoming a problem

In the 10 months from January to October 2017, mobile payment transactions on…


WeChat Pay's “No-Queueing Month” hits traditional bricks-and-mortar retailers

Earlier this month, WeChat Pay declared the month of June as the “No-Queueing…


The trends driving Chinese tech: Highlights from Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Trends Report

Chinese technology companies have witnessed amazing growth in the past half…


Beijing metro to accept mobile payments via QR codes on April 29

Commuters using Beijing's metro system will soon be able to utilize mobile…


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Xiaomi CEO reacts to Apple's public transport card announcement

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has said that the company’s smartphones already enable…


Chinese internet users grow to 772 million

China now has 772 million internet users according to a report published by the…


WeChat Pay now allows users to bind overseas credit cards

Tencent’s WeChat Pay, one of China’s major mobile payment services, announced…


BATX is battling its way into India's market despite political tensions

China and India have had a fraught relationship since at least the early 20th…