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 

Singapore govt to develop a universal QR code payment system

Smaller merchants would benefit from infrastructure-light solutions 

This startup matches holidaymakers with freelance photographers so they can get better travel photos

Founder Jen Loong says her platform, called WanderSnap, also offers other photography services such as wedding shoots or product catalogue shoots