Chinese online shoppers now have an alternative means to pay for goods online.
U.S.-based Digital River, Inc. has signed a payments agreement with Chinese online travel company Ctrip.
Net 1 UEPS Technologies Inc. has acquired a 43.88% interest in Transact24 Limited, a specialist Hong Kong-based payment services company.
A new Deal between U.S.-based Apple and China's largest payment card is making mobile transactions easier for Chinese netizens.
Worldpay has opened its first China sales office in Shanghai to service the increasing global ambitions of Chinese businesses who have global e-commerce payment needs.
Taiwan-based supermarket retailer Rt-Mart has joined Shoptaiwan.cn, an Internet shopping website promoted by Taiwan's Institute for Information Industry, to provide online shopping services to mainland consumers.
Money transfer company MoneyGram has inked a deal with a Chinese payments firm to expand global services.
MoneyGram and China UnionPay announced a network expansion to provide emergency cash services to UnionPay credit card cardholders.
China UnionPay and American Express announced that they have signed a memorandum of understanding that calls for both companies to explore the expansion of their current cooperative activities.
Global Payments Asia-Pacific Limited has become the first foreign payment card processor to launch China UnionPay card acquiring service in China.