Signs for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: BloombergSigns for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: Bloomberg
Signs for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: Bloomberg

Tencent partners with Line on mobile payments in Japan, heating up competition with Alibaba’s Alipay

  • The partnership heats up payments competition between Tencent and e-commerce giant Alibaba in the Japanese market
Topic |   Poverty
Signs for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: BloombergSigns for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: Bloomberg
Signs for Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay at a Takeya Co. Ueno Select shop in Tokyo, Japan, on Saturday, December, 2017. Photo: Bloomberg
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