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GCash and Alipay launch a new QR code for Chinese Alipay users in the Philippines, while Filipino GCash users would eventually be able to pay via their digital wallets in China, too
The country's conglomerates have acquired everything from digital payment tech to coal power plants this year, as they acquire the tools they hope will shape the economy’s future
SM Store customers can now use GCash's scan-to-pay feature to buy items with their mobile phones
The result means that AC’s net income for the first 9 months of 2017 is up 18% to P23.2 billion, primarily because of the strong performances of Ayala Land and AC Energy
The Ayala-led telco’s core net income for the first 9 months of 2017, however, is down 5% to P11.2 billion
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(UPDATED) 'The Philippines has the opportunity to develop the best fintech services in the world because you have so many mobile phones,' says the Chinese tycoon
Globe invites Chinese billionaire Jack Ma to the launch of its new mobile payment technology. On the same day, PLDT relaunches its scan-to-pay service.
The Chinese business icon reiterates Alibaba's long-term commitment to the Philippines, where it plans to build up e-commerce through partnerships with Lazada and Globe Telecom
GoPay facilitates cashless transactions by letting customers pay for purchases with their smartphone
Ayala Corp sees the move not just as an entry into ecommerce but as the foundation for logistics The deal itself shows how the conglomerate’s size and diversity helps it capitalize on new trends
The partnership with the Alibaba group will inject fresh capital into new digital payment and micro lending services to bolster GCash says Globe CEO Ernest Cu
The investment is part of a larger strategic partnership to connect Ant Financial s 450 million users worldwide with Kakao Pay
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The deal represents the Alibaba group s first investment in the Philippines and gives Mynt access to the digital payment giant s technology to improve its GCash service