Police arrest suspect in WeChat ransomware attack

Police from China's Guangdong province have arrested a 22-year-old man…


Hema criticized by central bank officials for rejecting cash payment

Image credit: Bailey Hu/TechNode A unit of China's central bank admonished new…


Hackers among most vulnerable to China's first WeChat Pay ransomware

Creators of illicit software may have been the most vulnerable targets of a…


Briefing: China's WeChat users can now accept payments from Kenya

Kenya’s M-Pesa mobile money service now works with China’s WeChat Pay - Quartz…


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…