Posts Tagged: online payments

Digital payments industry heats up in Singapore, major companies jump on board

Digital payments industry heats up in Singapore, major companies jump on board

Over the past few months, payment providers, banks and telcos have led the way in providing solutions in this space. Here are some of the la...

  • June 5, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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India's Snapdeal launches Kilickpay

India’s online shoppers get another new e-payment option, this time from Snapdeal

Just a few weeks after India’s top e-store, Flipkart, rolled out its e-payment gateway to Indian e-shoppers, here comes a new option f...

  • January 3, 2014
  • at 10:17 pm
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Alipay Says Wireless Payments Up 546% in 2012

Online payment is a lucrative market sector, and like almost other aspect of China’s tech sector these days, it’s going mobile. ...

  • January 16, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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China’s 360Buy Reportedly Acquires Online Payments Company

360Buy, China’s second-biggest B2C e-commerce sites, looks to have acquired an online payments company. This is indicated by a recent ...

  • October 29, 2012
  • at 10:53 pm
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Is 360Buy Looking to Buy Into Online Payments?

Boy, ever since that ill-fated e-commerce war, 360Buy seems desperate to get out of e-commerce. First there was the news that the company wa...

  • September 28, 2012
  • at 1:17 am
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Aung Kyaw Soe

Platform to Allow Millions of ‘Unbanked’ Thais Purchase Online

Nicholas Altstadt is a freelance journalist based in Southeast Asia and a regular contributor to local news and reviews website Coconuts Ban...

  • August 29, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Coffee Chat: Success in China, with an Eye to Indonesia [LIVE BLOG]

In order to help our startups learn from a success story, we’re talking to Fritz Demopoulos, the co-founder of the China-based travel ...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 11:10 am
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Creatary Makes Monetizing Your Mobile App Easier, Allows Carrier Billing

Backed by the Nokia Siemens Network, Creatary consists of an API to put in your app that connects to the telecom company’s infrastructure....

  • March 14, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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Indonesia’s Top Two Banks Launch Online Payments Platforms, Finally

At the end of January, two of the biggest banks in Indonesia launched payment solutions for e-commerce purposes. BCA (IDX:BBCA), the biggest...

  • February 13, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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Paypal mobile payments in Asia

PayPal eyes Asia’s small businesses with launch of new mobile e-store service

Global online payments giant PayPal has its eye on Asia’s small businesses with the launch of a new mobile e-store service called Mo.b...

  • January 16, 2014
  • at 2:46 pm
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How ready is Southeast Asia for online payments?

Co-authored by Peter Nguyen. Both Hoang and Peter are analysts at Solidiance, the Asia-focused growth strategy and B2B marketing consultancy...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Going More Social and Mobile, Sina’s E-Payments Service to be Rebranded WeiboPay

When Sina (NASDAQ:SINA), makers of the Twitter-like Weibo, launched its social gaming platform and virtual currency in July of 2011, it alre...

  • December 10, 2012
  • at 10:11 pm
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Veritrans Indonesia Officially Launches, Aspires to be the Nation’s Payment System

Veritrans Indonesia held a press conference today in Jakarta to officially launch its payment system. A joint-venture between Veritrans Japa...

  • October 3, 2012
  • at 3:00 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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Paypal Loses Biggest Asia Partner as China’s DHgate Pulls the Plug

Remember that massive deal between PayPal and the Chinese B2B e-commerce site DHgate? The huge one that was PayPal’s biggest partnersh...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 11:03 am
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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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How InMobi’s Smartpay and Opera Mini Will Enable Online Payments for Featurephones

The Indian online ad and payments platform InMobi has announced that it’s teaming up with Opera, makers of the popular Opera Mini mobi...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 5:01 pm
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Alipay Enables ‘Red Envelope’ Gifting Via Social QR Codes For Chinese New Year

‘Red envelopes’ – or ‘red packets’ – are a long-standing fixture of Chinese New Year celebrations whereb...

  • January 20, 2012
  • at 8:34 pm
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