0
Wireless

AliPay enters Czech Republic

Thursday 6 September 2018 | 09:14 CET | News
China's biggest mobile payment app AliPay from the group Alibaba is expanding into the Czech Republic, reports MobilMania.cz. Since the end of June, it has been accepted at the duty free zone of Vaclav Havel Airport in Prague and is now accepted at the Prague The Styles Outlet, too. Its entry to the Czech Republic is part of its European expansion; in 2017, AliPay became available in six European countries and by the end of this year, this will rise to twelve. It has signed agreements to cooperate with more than 100 banks and 40 technology companies, reported EcommerceNews.com.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alibaba / Alipay / Apple / Google
Countries: Czech Republic
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Apple Pay officially launches in Czech Republic

Published 19 Feb 2019 11:12 CET | Czech Republic
Apple Pay has officially launched in the Czech Republic. Apple Pay supports credit/debit cards issued by Visa, MasterCard and ...

Equa bank launches Google Pay

Published 24 Jan 2019 11:23 CET | Czech Republic
Google Pay has been available in the Czech market since November 2017 and the number of banks supporting it has not changed much ...

Bluecode mobile payment service to get financing from three investors

Published 25 Oct 2018 10:44 CET | Europe
Mobile payment service Bluecode, with its seat in Vienna and the Swiss municipality Lachen, will get EUR 11.2 million from three ...

Alibaba Cloud introduces second Availability Zone in India

Published 09 Oct 2018 08:31 CET | India
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has launched its second Availability Zone in Mumbai, India. The new zone ...

Czech saving bank returns NFC mobile payment app to Google Play with new name

Published 13 Sep 2018 14:27 CET | Czech Republic
Czech saving bank Ceska Sporitelna (CS) has returned the NFC mobile payments app to the Google Play store. It was earlier ...

Alibaba grows quarterly revenues 61%, EBITDA growth slows on investment costs

Published 23 Aug 2018 13:28 CET | China
Alibaba Group reported another quarter of strong revenue growth, while profits were under pressure from investments and ...

Czech savings bank introduces mobile payment app Saifu

Published 10 Aug 2018 16:50 CET | Czech Republic
Czech savings bank Ceska sporitelna introduces mobile payments with a new app called Saifu. The function is not integrated into ...

Alipay to offer cashless payments at Guess stores

Published 01 Aug 2018 14:55 CET | China
Alipay has announced that it is rolling out cashless payments for Chinese customers at select Guess stores in the US and shops ...

Mynt launches GCash-Alipay QR code m-payment service with The Islands Group

Published 20 Jul 2018 10:04 CET | Philippines
Mynt, a financial technology company owned by Philippines operator Globe Telecom, in patrtnership with Ant Financial, Ayala, and ...

Kenya's Equity Bank inks deal to launch Alipay, WeChat in East Africa

Published 15 Jun 2018 09:35 CET | Africa
Kenya-based regional financial institution Equity Bank and Singapore-based online payment company Red Dot Payment have inked an ...

Apple Pay in Czech Republic not expected before 2019

Published 24 May 2018 15:36 CET | Czech Republic
Apple Pay will not enter the Czech market before 2019, reported Nearfield.cz. Back in November 2017, after the launch of Google ...