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Payments

Unprecedented growth ahead for e-commerce and contactless payments

Unprecedented growth ahead for e-commerce and contactless payments

Data and analytics firm GlobalData is predicting an unprecedented push in e-commerce and contactless payments following the coronavirus pandemic. With cash often seen as a potential carrier of the virus dur...
Alibaba eyeing cornerstone stake in Grab
ShopBack launches in Vietnam
International merchants embracing Chinese mobile payments, says report
Online remote payments for digital and physical goods to hit $6 trillion

Payments Archives

Alibaba eyeing cornerstone stake in Grab

Chinese tech giant Alibaba is said to be on the brink of investing US$3 billion into Grab Holdings, attracted by a signi...

ShopBack launches in Vietnam

Asia Pacific coupon platform ShopBack is to launch in Vietnam following strong growth during a Beta-trial phase.

AuMake says Covid-19 fast-tracked digital and buy-now-pay-later plans

Daigou business AuMake said it is increasing its investment in long term growth drivers, enhancing online offering and ...
Contactless payments

Unprecedented growth ahead for e-commerce and contactless payments

Data and analytics firm GlobalData is predicting an unprecedented push in e-commerce and contactless payments following ...

Consumers embrace tap-and-go payments in pandemic’s wake

Ninety-one per cent of Asia-Pacific consumers and 79 per cent of people globally say they are now using tap-and-go payme...

Digital payments in India rise as consumers stay home

Digital payments in India have risen by 10 per cent over the last month, despite a 30-per-cent decline in online travel ...

International merchants embracing Chinese mobile payments, says report

A new survey by Alipay and Nielsen has found overseas merchants are actively exploring digital operations via Chinese mo...

DFS Group enables WeChat facial-recognition payments in Macau

DFS Group has become the first international retailer to activate WeChat facial-recognition payment outside Mainland Chi...

Online remote payments for digital and physical goods to hit $6 trillion

New research shows the total transaction value of online remote payments for digital and physical goods will exceed US$6...

Japanese banks unite in cashless-payments service

More than 50 Japanese banks are joining Tokyo bank J-Coin to set up a cashless payment system developed by Mizuho Financ...