Alipay’s Long Game — Global Expansion?

Click here to read the full article. Alipay is one of the dominant forces in Chinese mobile payments solutions, but its ultimate goal, like with any payments company, is global expansion. This most noticeably came to the worlds attention when Alibaba secured a major expansion into the U.K.

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WeChatPay and Alipay: The Future of Fintech or Uniquely Chinese?

The evolution of WeChatPay and Alipay is both uniquely Chinese, as well as a model much of the Rest of the World (ROW) will adopt, either in parts large or small.

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Alipay Looking to Enter Nepal Legally, Days After Govt Banned Chinese Payment Apps

Chinese payments app Alipay is looking to launch in Nepal in the next few weeks, Tech Lekh reported on Monday. The development comes just 10 days after Nepal banned WeChat Pay and Alipay for operating in the country without permission.

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Alipay’s Parent Company Says Tech Services – Not Payments – Will Be Its Main Business in the Future

Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial’s core business in the future will be technology services, rather than just payments, its CEO told CNBC in an exclusive interview. Ant Financial runs one of China’s largest mobile payments platform, called Alipay, which has more than 700 million annual active users. It’s Ant Financial’s main business currently.

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Alipay Partners With Yahoo Japan to Expand Mobile Payments Reach

Ant Financial Services Group and Yahoo Japan have formed a partnership, hoping to grab a slice of the mobile payments business in Japan, the two companies said Wednesday.

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