Wednesday, March 21, 2018
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Alipay, First Data expand Chinese commerce

With Chinese tourism on the rise, it's in everyone's interest to make commerce an easy experience, Alipay's Souheil Badran tells Karen Webster. Read more:

Chinese investment group to launch Blockchain funding center

A government-led investment association in China is reportedly establishing a funding center to foster blockchain development in the country. Read more:

What’s driving this year’s wave of China tech IPOs

As Chinese startups aim for overseas IPOs, China’s tech giants are also set to cash in. Read more:

No hurry to develop digital currency: China Central Bank Chief

The governor of China’s central bank has admitted that physical cash may become obsolete one day but insists the authority isn’t rushing to release a cryptocurrency. Read more:

PBoC’s Yao: Chinese digital currency should be crypto-inspired

Yao Qian, digital currency research director at PBoC thinks a central bank digital currency should incorporate some features of cryptocurrency. Read more:

Alipay bolsters its offering in Canada with Motion Pay deal

Alipay, a digital payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, has formed a partnership with Motion Pay Technology. Read More:

Alipay forms another partnership to support international expansion

Chinese digital payments giant Alipay has formed a partnership with FreedomPay to bring its services to North America. Read more:

Wecash Technology bags $160m in Series D led by ORIX

China-based big data company Wecash Technology has closed a $160m Series D financing led by ORIX Asia Capital and SEA Group. Read more:

Mobile trading platform TigerWit secures $5m round

Mobile and online trading platform TigerWit has secured a $5m investment from Susquehanna International Group. Read more:

China’s crypto exchanges didn’t just survive – they’re thriving

Months after China's government shut down domestic order book exchanges, the platforms that originally offered them are finding new ways to thrive. Read more: