Alipay has gained 200 million active users in one year

It's been a good year for Alipay, according to Ant Financial CEO Jing…


Briefing: Alipay and UnionPay join forces on barcode payment

微信之后,支付宝也接入银联,支付行业将有这些大变化–每日经济新闻 What happened: On September 14, a source told…


Briefing: Ant Financial pledges RMB 1 billion for Alipay mini-programs

Ant Financial launches mini-program business unit as it plays catch-up to…


China’s mobile payment platforms are transforming online marketing

Getting a cup of coffee in Starbucks used to be a pretty pedestrian affair.…


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…


Alipay opens Future Pharmacy supporting facial recognition payment in Zhengzhou

Alipay has launched the first Future Pharmacy (未来药店) with local Zhangzhongjing…


Chinese millennial founders challenge the status quo by making companies for their generation

The decade from 1990 to 1999 marks an important part in China's history.…


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…


Alipay trials digital replacement of China's ubiquitous ID cards

A new system of official digital ID has been integrated with Alipay for making…


Explainer: Why Taiwan is slow to adopt mobile payments

As China makes headway to becoming the world’s first cashless economy—and other…