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Barclaycard, which processes nearly half of the UK’s credit and debit card transactions, has announces a new card acceptance partnership with UnionPay International, a subsidiary of China UnionPay. The deal... more
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American Express has won regulatory approval to become the first US credit card company to enter the Chinese payments market and start building its own payments network. The company said... more
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Latest data show that more than 41 million merchants and over 2 million ATMs across 160 countries and regions accept UnionPay cards. Over 10 million online merchants based outside mainland China support UnionPay Online Payment. UnionPay International offers payment services to both Chinese tourists and global travellers. When improving its acceptance environment, UnionPay International is [...]
Huawei Technologies, the leading Chinese smartphone manufacturer, has partnered with China UnionPay to introduce Huawei Pay – an NFC mobile payment service. As far as bank card payments are concerned, UnionPay holds a dominant position in China. The state- run bank-card processor, which also works with Apple Pay, will help Huawei to roll out NFC mobile payments [...]
Apple Pay has teamed up with bank-card processor China UnionPay and 15 Chinese banks to bring the mobile payment service to China as soon as early 2016. The move, which was reported last month still requires testing and certification by Chinese lenders. The deal will bring Apple Pay to a market where electronic payments have already taken [...]