Ant Group Partners Central Retail Corporation to Launch Alipay+ in Thailand

The partnership aims to target Asian tourists travelling to Thailand and shopping at brands under Central Retail, providing them with convenient checkout methods via Alipay+ with their local mobile wallet

Fintech & Ecommerce

Alipay+ Expands to Thailand

The four mobile wallets supported by Ant Group’s payment system Alipay+ are now accepted in Thailand


WeChat Adds CBDC to Payment Platform

China’s major social networking and payment app WeChat has followed Alipay in adding support for payments using the digital yuan – the country’s central bank digital currency (CBDC)

Finance & Economics

Ant Introduces BNPL Solution Ahead of 11.11

The yearly shopping spree at Ant’s platforms will be easier with a new BNPL product, small businesses can also benefit from a separate lending solution

Fintech & Ecommerce

Alipay Launches Merchant Payment Toolkit

Alipay+ D-storeTM solution has been adopted by fast food chain Burger King, Koufu, and more than 2,000 local restaurants, cafes, food courts and coffee shops

Finance & Economics

Norway, Finland and New Zealand are closest to becoming cashless

A rapid transition to cashless societies in these three countries is enabled by the increased popularity of digital wallets


Alipay Plus makes significant amendments to cashier product

Alipay Plus Unified Payment will help merchants directly reach over one billion consumers by making it easier for them to pay.

Fintech & Ecommerce

Ingenico enables the rollout of Alipay+

Ingenico and Ant Group have announced details of their partnership that will allow acquirers and other payment service providers to implement Alipay+ seamlessly across their merchant networks using Ingenico’s PPaaS cloud-based solution. PPaaS, leverages the power of the payments ecosystem by combining payments with added-value services for the new world of commerce. Integrating Alipay+ onto […]


Not Apple Pay: Juniper Research ranked a leading digital wallets provider

Juniper Research has found that the value of digital wallets transactions will exceed $12 trillion in 2026, up from $7.5 trillion in 2022. It predicts that major digital payment vendors will diversify their payment products to include new solutions, such as BNPL and cryptocurrencies. The new research unveiled that rising merchant acceptance of digital wallets […]


Alternative payment methods: ins and outs

Why should you add more alternatives to your business solutions? Read about their types and statistics


Two countries introduced blockchain-based international remittances

Blockchain technology backed home remittances from Malaysia to Pakistan to promote financial inclusion

Fintech & Ecommerce

Alternative to banks: 5 mobile wallets for developing countries

Mobile wallets help to convert cash into digital money without depending on banks


Top 20 payment gateway providers of 2018. Part 1

One way or another, payment gateways play an essential role in the е-cоmmеrсе transaction sector