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UnionPay launches app services to Hong Kong, Macau residents

UnionPay has begun offering app services to customers in Hong Kong and Macau.

Swatch Pay launches in China

Swatch Group has teamed with UnionPay to offer Swatch Pay for mobile payments.

Louis Vuitton China moves into e-commerce

Louis Vuitton China has launched an e-commerce website.

Chinese overseas students a lucrative market for retailers

Chinese overseas students spend over US$56.2 billion offshore each year – 80 per cent of it on tuition fees and daily expenses.

UnionPay airport promotion takes off

UnionPay airport promotion upgraded, covering 100 airports internationally.

Discovery Japan Mall opens online

Tokyo’s DigitalStudio has launched Discovery Japan Mall, a cross-border eCommerce venture.

Singapore Golden Week targets shoppers

Singapore Retailers Association is launching Singapore Golden Week, a lifestyle event over three weekends.

Samsung Pay China goes live

Samsung Pay China is live after being launched by the South Korean smartphone giant this week.   

Smartphones outpace tablets in Asian eCommerce

Payments technology player Adyen notes further change in Asian eCommerce shopping patterns.

2C2P helps Myanmar revolution

Payments company 2C2P of Singapore takes a step to modernise Myanmar’s economy by introducing the country’s first debit card.

Apple Pay China launch slated for February

The launch of Apple Pay China service is slated for February according to news reports.

New rules will ‘wipe out’ Chinese online payment agents

New regulations will deliver an immediate boost to state-owned China UnionPay, potentially forcing smaller Chinese online payment agents out of business.


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