Alipay to start charging fees on credit card repayments

Users making payment through Alipay (Image credit: WiFi Connected) Ant…


Ant Financial's global expansion plan bounces back with WorldFirst buyout

(Image credit: Monito) Alibaba affiliate and Alipay parent Ant Financial's…


Briefing: Ant Financial acquires UK payments company Worldfirst

Ant Financial Agrees to Buy U.K. Payments Firm WorldFirst - Bloomberg  What…


Briefing: Alibaba’s Taobao raised RMB 440 million in 2018 for philanthropic efforts

Banner Year for Alibaba’s Taobao Philanthropy Efforts - PR Newswire What…


Briefing: Alipay to reach 7,000 Walgreens stores in the US by April

Walgreens adding Alipay to 7,000 stores - Alizila What happened: Alibaba-backed…


Briefing: UnionPay says mobile transaction volume increased 4.4 times during Spring Festival

2019年春节银联网络交易达1.16万亿元 同比增长71.4% – TechWeb What happened: The world’s largest…


Briefing: Alipay's facial recognition payment system expands to China's lower-tier cities

刷脸支付进入五线城市 三巨头加持物联网“飞”到百姓身边 - Securities Daily What happened: Facial…


Briefing: Mobile payments overtake cash for China’s overseas travelers

More outbound Chinese tourists adopt mobile payment: Nielsen - Xinhuanet What…


Briefing: China's payment companies can no longer collect interest on transfers

New policy puts revenue squeeze on China's payments giants – TechCrunch What…


Briefing: Alipay now supported in Beijing prisons

Alipay Brings Cashless Payments to Beijing Prisons - SixthTone What happened:…