Alibaba's affiliate pumps US$200M into restaurant discovery and food delivery company Zomato

The funding includes a US$50 million secondary share sale by Zomato’s key shareholder Info Edge to Ant Financials 

Baidu back in the dock accused of illegally obtaining user data

The alleged Baidu breach came from two mobile apps: the browser and the standalone search app 

Alipay and WeChat Pay could be affected by PBOC’s QR code standards

Their market share could be affected by the new regulations 

No NFC or QR code required, fintech startup Aimazing enables contactless mobile payments using sound waves technology

Aimazing white-labels its SoundWave solution to third-party mobile wallets and banks, and targets emerging markets in Southeast Asia 

Looking toward China as your target market? Here are 4 factors critical to your success

You need to understand the complexities and cultural differences of navigating its unique internet ecosystem 

The quirks of living in a cashless society, in video

With the rise of digital payment services, are we going to see the end of paper cash? 

Alipay overseas transaction grew by eight times over National Holiday Golden Week

For now, the growth is driven by Chinese tourists abroad, but that could change in the near future 

Singapore Tourism Board teams up with Alipay to better serve Chinese travellers

The Alipay will offer up-to-date content and information on Singapore 

EMTEK and Ant Financial prepares DANA, Alipay implementation in Indonesia

The first step of Alipay implementation in Indonesia is by serving as payments platform in BBM 

Going cashless will bring about borderless and efficient economics: Piruze Sabuncu of Stripe

Sabuncu also said that the reason why more people don't use cashless more often could because existing payment options are already convenient enough