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Alibaba expands into mobile gaming in India with eye on digital payments, e-commerce

Alibaba Group, China’s largest e-commerce company, is expanding into mobile gaming in India, where its mobile browser is the most popular by market share. Hong Kong-listed AGTech Holdings and India-based Paytm, both controlled by Alibaba, will


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China’s village people fast to adopt mobile payments

With the growth of popular mobile payment services, consumers and businesses in hundreds of thousands of villages across China are embracing a new era of convenient, cashless transactions. For orange orchard owner Fang Zhi, who lives


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China pulls further ahead of US in mobile payments with record US$12.8 trillion in transactions 

Mobile payment transactions in China reached a record 81 trillion yuan (US$12.8 trillion) from January to October last year, driven by the vast number of consumers across the country who have looked beyond credit cards to


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Google steps up global fight for digital wallet as China dominates mobile payments

To get a sense of how pervasive mobile payments have become in China, consider that on the eve of this year’s Spring Festival, 668 million people on Tencent Holding’s WeChat app sent virtual hongbao – digital


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