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Aug 16, 2017
Tencent beats revenue forecasts through mobile game success and WeChat; to boost AI researchTencent Holdings trumped forecasts to post its best-ever quarterly results, driven by higher income from smartphone games, payments and online advertising.
Aug 11, 2017
Social media platforms in China under investigation for alleged violation of cybersecurity lawsThe authorities in China heavily censor the internet, routinely blocking content or search terms and removing posts they consider sensitive.
Aug 10, 2017
New WhatsApp Beta version shows UPI payment feature for instant money transferWhatsApp is already in talks with the NPCI and a few banks to facilitate financial transactions via UPI.
Jul 31, 2017
Tencent report claims that Beijing is the smartest city in ChinaBeijing ranked first in the penetration of a cashless society in China, followed by Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Shanghai.
Jul 24, 2017
Malaysia's second largest bank, CIMB forms JV with parent company of Alipay to provide financial servicesDigital payments firms are looking to tap the more than 370 million people without bank accounts that use cash on a day-to-day basis in Southeast Asia to offer lending and other financial services.
Jul 23, 2017
China, the first country to use paper money could be the first one to stop using itAlibaba and Tencent are also taking their technology, and deep pockets, abroad as they target cashed-up Chinese tourists and nascent payment markets in developing countries.
Jul 19, 2017
Apple launches campaign to promote Apple Pay in China; offers up to 50 percent discountsThe US-based Apple launched a campaign in China this week to promote its mobile payment platform and break the current duopoly of tech giants Tencent and Alibaba.
Jul 17, 2017
Social media payments creating buzz: How Facebook, Twitter, WhatsAPP will make your payments super easySocial media has a massive database of users, even bigger than a bank, so it makes perfect sense to blend online payments with social media platforms
Jul 14, 2017
China's censors rush to erase online tributes, emojis honouring Nobel laureate Liu XiaoboChina's censors scrubbed social media networks of candles, RIP and other tributes to Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo.
Jul 11, 2017
Tencent Holdings plans to expand WeChat Pay beyond China, applies for a license in MalaysiaTencent has applied for a license in Malaysia for its WeChat Pay, in what would be a first for the platform beyond mainland China and Hong Kong.