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Malaysia’s Wallet Wars Rages On: WeChat Pay Secures First Banking Partner

Following Tencent’s recent success in securing E-Money license from Bank Negara Malaysia, the company’s payments arm WeChat Pay has received the green light from Bank Negara Malaysia to partner up with Hong Leong Bank. Similar to Alipay’s game plan, WeChat

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Top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the Week (CW 47)

Fintechnews.PH picks every Friday for you the top 5 Fintech Philippines News of the week: Here we go:   WeChat Pay launches in Philippines with Asia United Bank MANILA – Asia United Bank said Wednesday it launched WeChat Pay in

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Malaysia: Chinese Giant’s Battleground for Digital Wallets, Who Will Win?

Geopolitical pressures to out-compete the Americans have driven China to exert its influence in South East Asia. Chief among the beneficiary of this exercise is Malaysia. While many of these government to government initiatives are largely focused on infrastructure projects,

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