Johnny Depp came to China for the first time to promote his new movie Transcendence on March 31, 2014. On the press release, Johnny Depp used Baidu’ light app “Qing Pai” to purchase the very first movie ticket of Transcendence, represented the beginning of the ticket snap. The purchase experience stunned the audience by simply taking […]
On the morning of March 10, 2014, Tencent and Jingdong (JD.com) together announced that they just reached strategic alliance. Jingdong is going to buy 100% equity, logistics personnel and asset of Tencent’s B2C platform QQ wanggou (wanggou.com) and C2C platform PaiPai (paipai.com), besides, a few stake in Yixun (yixun.com) and the right to buy the […]
The real-name users of Alipay reached 300 million by the end of 2013. These users made 12.5 billion payments by Alipay in 2013. Over 2.78 billion payments was made via Mobile Alipay, added up to 900 billion yuan(USD 150 billion), while total mobile payment by Square and Paypal was about USD 50 billion in 2013. […]
Here are 14 charts selected from iResearch annual report of China internet. Our selection may help you understand the development and status of China internet better.
During 2014 Spring Festival,over 100 million payments were made via mobile Alipay, accounted for 52% of overall payments by Alipay in this period, according to the data from Alipay Wallet (the mobile client of Alipay).
This is the part 1 of a series of posts that gives you insights on Chinese netizens behaviors from Sina Weibo. Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. Sina Weibo launched its 2013 Weibo User Development Report on December 6, based on massive Weibo user accounts information and consumption behavior to offer enterprises effective data support […]
According to iResearch report on China mobile payment user behavior in 2013, in the aspects of mobile payment recognition, only 20.7% of Chinese users knew nothing about mobile payment. Over 70% of users had a certain knowledge of mobile payment. At the same time, 71.2% of users haven’t used mobile payment before, frequently users only […]
These days the smoke of the war between Alibaba and Tencent was very thick. Wechat payment was regarded as the last key element to O2O. In fact, from the insiders’ perspective, Alipay has always been the rich handsome guy. Nowadays, Alipay could not stay calm anymore, which illustrated that WeChat payment came with full preparation.
According to iResearch, China third party mobile payment market reached 296.51 billion yuan (USD 48.35 billion), with 152.6% QoQ increase.
iResearch’s report showed that current Chinese consumers’ cross-border payment included cross-border online shopping, cross-border transfer and cross-border offline shopping. Most consumers used cross-border online shopping, with 65.7%. And 39.5% consumers regarded it as the most frequently used payment.
Since the launch of Baidu Finance Center on October 28, 2013, Sina Weibo, with 500 million users, also announced on October 30 that it would launch a finance product – Weibo finance platform.
iResearch announced a report on Chinese mobile payment behavior 2013. According to the report, only 20.7% mobile users said they knew nothing about mobile payment. More than 70% said they had a certain knowledge of mobile payment.
UnionPay announced a new policy towards third-party payment recently, strongly defending its interest in online payment which caused suspects and guesses from market. It stated that non-financial companies(mainly third-party payment) had to transfer offline transaction to UnionPay before December 31 2013. By the end of July 1 2014, third-party payment online transactions had to link […]
In the first half of 2013, China mobile e-commerce reached 53.2 billion yuan(USD 8.6 billion), with a YoY increase of 44.1%. It is expected to reach 130 billion yuan (USD 21 billion) by the end of 2013. In 2012, the mobile e-commerce enterprises were 250.5 million. It is estimated to be 372.5 million in 2013. […]
Alipay is going to launch offline payment partnering with Ubox to be its first partner next month. Consumers could use offline in bad internet connection areas. Ubox is a Chinese top vending machine company, which developed its own app for mobile payments at vending machines. Now it will be the first company to support Alipay’s […]