Posts Tagged: mobile payment


KakaoTalk goes into the mobile payment business with KakaoPay

KakaoTalk adds in epayments to its messaging app. But at the moment this is just for South Korea and for Android users.

  • September 5, 2014
  • at 7:48 pm
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In Indonesia, you can sell your wares with QR codes

Payment gateway players need to give more reason for people to start adopting cashless payment methods, and this is the latest one in store:...

  • December 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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A complete list of the 18 payment players in Vietnam

Vietnam’s payment landscape is convoluted. It’s got players from across the spectrum, many of them still having trouble getting traction...

  • October 8, 2013
  • at 5:33 pm
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China’s mobile payment market has tripled since last year

If you’re wondering why companies all over China’s web are getting into e-payments and web and mobile banking, wonder no further...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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China Set to Approve Global NFC Standard for Cashless Payments

China looks set to adopt the worldwide NFC standard for contactless payments, in a move that could be a boost to the usage of smartphones fo...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 8:22 pm
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Alipay: Payment on Mobile is 60 Seconds Faster Than on PC

At day two of the China Internet Conference, Xu Ji, product engineer director at Alipay, revealed an interesting stat that mobile payment on...

  • September 12, 2012
  • at 3:07 pm
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Applorer Gamebox Sees Growth in Asia, Users Keen for Premium Games

People love mobile games, and many folks want to be nice by paying for them – but a combination of lousy payment options on GoogleR...

  • March 30, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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A guide to PayPal alternatives in Asia

The global e-commerce leader is not the only kid in the online payment neighborhood.

  • January 28, 2012
  • at 1:23 am
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Applorer Gamebox Wants to Help You Find Android Games, Brings Better Payment Options

From the Singaporean team that brought you MoVend, an in-app mobile payment platform, comes a brand-new app called Applorer Gamebox. Its cre...

  • January 11, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Blackberry’s mobile payment system misses 2013 targets, may go cross-platform

Remember BBM Money? It is a payment system in BlackBerry phones which allows users to transfer cash as well as pay electricity, mobile phone...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Alibaba continues outward expansion as its payment platform Alipay readies Taiwan entry

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba announced that it plans to bring its PayPal-esque payment platform Alipay to Taiwan during the first half...

  • October 17, 2013
  • at 2:02 pm
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Scratch cards and gift cards: is Asia missing out on a huge online payment opportunity?

There are so many online and mobile payments out there, but is the market missing one of the most obvious options?

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Next Version of WeChat Rumored to Have Mobile Payments and Paid Publishing Platform

We know that Tencent (HKG:0700) is working on a social gaming platform for WeChat, its popular social messaging app, but what else is in the...

  • May 3, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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WeChat App Aims at Social, Cash-Less Mobile Payments in China

The world’s biggest messaging app, WeChat, is getting support for mobile payments in China thanks to its parent company, Tencent (HKG:...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 5:25 pm
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UCWeb and UnionPay Announce New Mobile Payment Solution

Paying for things online in China is generally kind of a hassle, especially on a mobile phone. It has always required third party accounts a...

  • April 24, 2012
  • at 5:50 pm
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Delivery-boy-pic-with-card-swipe-machine Rolls Out Card on Delivery Service. It’s Not a Square Though

Cash on delivery is no longer cool. Perhaps inspired by Square, so-called ‘card on delivery,’ or in other words, paying using a credit c...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 9:58 pm
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For EA games, Online Payment in the Cards Thanks to MOL

MOL, Asia’s leading online payment provider for games and social networks, has announced that it has teamed up with Electronics Arts (NASD...

  • January 16, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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How Mobile Social Network mig33 Collects Payment in Asia

For an entrepreneur in Asia, building a great product isn’t enough. Cash is king, and you need to know how to bring in the moolah. In Asia...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 2:08 pm
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