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Apple China to take Alipay in stores

Apple China will accept Alipay in its stores – the first third-party mobile payment system to be accepted at any Apple stores globally.

Alibaba’s Hema supermarket chain ro ramp up roll-out

Alibaba’s Hema supermarket says it will open three stores in the Chinese city of Xian by the end of this year.

Joint venture to extend AlipayHK services

A new AlipayHK joint venture aims to promote a more efficient cashless society in Hong Kong, its partners say.

Alipay Southeast Asia partners with Fave in Singapore

Alipay Southeast Asia is rolling out seamless cross-border payments via app in partnership with Fave, starting with Singapore.

Alibaba set to lead $1bn investment in Ele.me

Alibaba Group is reportedly leading a US$1 billion investment round in Chinese mainland food delivery service Ele.me.

HelloPay merger sets up Alipay expansion

Alipay is set to expand in Southeast Asia through a merger of parent Ant Financial Services and HelloPay.

Alibaba plans technology boost

Alibaba plans to form independent R&D teams to build up core technologies to support up to 2 billion people in the future.

Alibaba expands offline with Bailian Group pact

A strategic partnership with Bailian Group expands Alibaba’s offline retail business.

Yum China aims to triple outlets

Yum China, which becomes independent at the end of this month, says it can triple its number of restaurants.

HKMA approves digital wallets for Hong Kong

Ant Financial and Tencent Holdings have the green light to introduce digital wallets for Hong Kong customers.

Hong Kong listing for Ant Financial?

Alibaba founder Jack Ma wants to list his finance spin-off Ant Financial in Hong Kong.

Alibaba rural focus to drive growth

An ongoing Alibaba rural focus has seen service centers opened in some 16,000 villages in 29 provinces, up from 1803 centers nearly 11 months ago.