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Ant Group Advances Global Expansion with Alipay+

Ant Group, a Chinese tech giant Alibaba affiliate, announced the expansion of its cross-border payments solution, Alipay+, into new global markets, including Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America. Introduced in 2020, Alipay+ facilitates international transactions by allowing users to

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Alipay+ Integrates 14 Global E-Wallets for Seamless Payments in Hong Kong

Alipay+, operated by Ant International, has announced a significant expansion in Hong Kong, enabling users from 14 popular e-wallets across nine countries and regions to make payments using their home apps.  This development integrates approximately 1.2 billion users into Hong Kong’s

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Two Million Japanese Merchants Now Accept Global E-Wallets via Alipay+

Ant International announces that it is integrating its Alipay+ service with two million merchants in Japan, aiming to address the payment challenges international visitors face. This development seeks to provide a more inclusive payment ecosystem, enabling visitors to use their

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Branch Banking Remains Crucial for 95% in Hong Kong

In the bustling financial hub of Hong Kong, consumer satisfaction with banking services remains high, driven by a blend of traditional and modern banking preferences. Consumers remain largely satisfied with their primary bank relationships but are not putting all their

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Ant Group Faces 92% Profit Decline in Latest Quarterly Report

Ant Group, the financial technology entity founded by Jack Ma, has witnessed a significant downturn in its quarterly earnings, with a 92 percent reduction as it navigates through an economic downturn and enduring regulatory oversight. Based in Hangzhou, the company

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Nayapay, Alipay+ Boost Global Payments Into Pakistan

Pakistan’s financial platform, NayaPay, has partnered with Alipay+, managed by Ant International, aiming to enhance digital payment solutions and stimulate economic growth. NayaPay states that this collaboration will introduce QR codes compatible with RAAST and Alipay+ partners, enhancing foreign exchange

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Octopus Integrates UnionPay, AlipayHK, and Alipay for Taxi QR Payments in Hong Kong

Octopus has announced the expansion of its QR payment services for taxis in Hong Kong. Starting from 25 January, approximately 21,000 taxi drivers in the region will be able to accept QR code payments from UnionPay, AlipayHK, and Alipay through

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Ant Group Partners with Huawei to Develop Alipay App on HarmonyOS Platform

Ant Group, the fintech affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding, and Shenzhen-based Huawei Technologies are embarking on a collaborative venture to develop a dedicated version of Ant’s flagship mobile payment application, Alipay, for HarmonyOS, Huawei’s native smartphone operating system. The collaboration

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Macau Pass Officially Approved to Provide Acquiring Services to Alipay+

The Macau Pass has been officially approved to provide acquiring services to Alipay+, a suite of cross-border payments and marketing solutions operated by Ant Group. This means that in addition to Alipay, AlipayHK, WeChat Pay, Simple Pay and other e-wallets

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AlipayHK Launches BNPL Payment Option With Ant Bank PayLater

Ant Bank and AlipayHK have announced the launch of Ant Bank PayLater on AlipayHK’s e-wallet ahead of the Double 11 and Christmas shopping sprees. The buy now pay later (BNPL) service, which is currently in its trial period, allows approved

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