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WeChat Pay Testing New Facial Recognition POS Device ‘Frog Pro’

2 min read WeChat Pay showcased a new payment device, the “Frog Pro,” at the Chongqing Smart China Expo on Monday in a bid to upgrade its offline payments. The new point-of-sale (POS) machine allows shoppers to pay by scanning their face at checkout.

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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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Amsterdam Schiphol Is First in Europe in WEChat Pay Smart Airport Programme

Passengers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) are being introduced to a new shopping ecosystem courtesy of Chinese mobile payment platform WeChat Pay. In a European airport first, travellers including Chinese can benefit from three services: WeChat Official Account, WeChat Mini Program and WeChat Pay instore.

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Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Plans to Expand Its US Footprint – Despite Ongoing Trade War

Tencent will step up its efforts to expand its payment service WeChat Pay to the U.S., an executive at the Chinese technology giant told CNBC, hinting at more merchants coming on board later this year. WeChat Pay allows users to show stores a barcode on their smartphone via the Tencent-owned WeChat messaging app.

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