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Chinese mobile payment giants setting their sights beyond China

Monday 3 July 2017 | 09:43 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
Where Chinese were paying with cash before other civilisations were, they are now taking the lead in mobile payments. It represents the world's largest mobile payment market and the share of mobile purchases in China is still increasing. The two largest players have started to expand beyond China, which could help acceptance of mobile payment in Europe and the USA.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alibaba / Alipay / Apple / First Data / Ingenico / MasterCard / PayPal / Samsung / Taobao / Tencent / Visa / Wirecard
Countries: China
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