Business / Mobile payment

China to set mobile payment standards

[2012-12-06 10:32]

China will soon reveal its technical standards for mobile payments as the method becomes more popular in the country, a central bank official said.

Poll shows popular startup industries

[2012-12-04 10:32]

Consumer goods and services, mobile payments and healthcare have become the three most popular industries for Chinese startup entrepreneurs.

Standard for mobile payments to launch

[2012-11-27 15:09]

A national standard for China's financial mobile payment is expected to be released in the near future.

China to issue mobile payment standard

[2012-10-19 16:17]

Officials from the People's Bank of China said that China will issue a national mobile payment standard as early as the end of the year.

Tenpay to serve Weixin users

[2012-09-19 10:46]

The online payment platform Shenzhen Tenpay Co Ltd said on Tuesday it will provide mobile payment services for weixin users.

CMB, HTC reveal mobile-payment product

[2012-09-19 09:36]

China Merchants Bank and cell phone maker HTC released the "CMB wallet", which will allow consumers to spend money by placing their phones near a device.

Pilot projects for mobile payments

[2012-09-03 16:36]

The People's Bank of China said it would launch pilot projects for mobile payment services in China's rural areas, the China Securities Journal reported.

Govt near nod on UnionPay mobile payment standard

[2012-08-30 17:41]

The Chinese government has almost reached an agreement to adopt a mobile payment standard initiated by China UnionPay.

China Mobile develops NFC phones

[2012-07-12 14:53]

China Mobile Ltd said on July 11 that it successfully developed the first TD-SCDMA 3G mobile phone supporting the Near Field Communication technology.

Mobile payment planned

[2012-07-04 15:50]

China Mobile Ltd and China UnionPay plan to explore new mobile payment methods.

National standard on mobile payment urged

[2011-09-22 14:35]

China needs to develop its own national standard for the fast-growing mobile payment industry.

HTC, Unionpay target mobile wallets

[2011-08-10 10:31]

China UnionPay Co Ltd announced on Tuesday the launch of the first smartphone with built-in mobile payment capability, jumping ahead of domestic rivals in the world's most populous mobile phone country.

China UnionPay, CCB in mobile payment pact

[2011-06-29 15:46]

China UnionPay, one of the world's leading bank card associations, signed a framework agreement with China Construction Bank (CCB) on Tuesday to explore a mobile phone payment program.