6.21 ORIGIN Malaysia | Payment Solutions, SEA Investment Landscape, Grassroot Influencers

China is leading the world in mobile payment solutions, with FinTech…


One year on, Apple Pay finding little traction in the Middle Kingdom

After a slow start, Apple Pay is now dominating its home country, the United…


Alipay New Feature Sparks Criticism For Generating Salacious Contents

Alibaba has been tenacious in spearheading its forays into the social…


Xiaomi Launches Mobile Payment Service Mi Pay

Mi Pay, the long-awaited mobile payment service from Xiaomi, will be available…


Alipay, WeChat Pay Speed Up User Authentication Amid Tightening Regulations

China has been hastening their real-name registration process for online…


The Red Envelope Wars Have Begun: WeChat Tests Photo Campaign A Week Before Chinese New Year

On Tuesday afternoon around 4 p.m, blurry photos started appearing in WeChat…


WeChat Payment: Clear Winner in Tencent-Alibaba Lucky Money War

It is rumored that some 200 million bank accounts were linked to WeChat over…


Chinese Central Bank Calls Off Digital Credit Card Business

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC), the Chinese central bank, reportedly…