Alipay launches cross-border payment service for global consumers

Alibaba’s digital wallet service Alipay is expanding overseas with a new cross-border payment service called Alipay Plus which markets itself as: “for mobile natives, by mobile natives”.

The new project will accept popular digital payment methods from across the world to make payments for businesses and consumers more convenient. Among the e-wallet platforms it has partnered with are:

According to its website:

“Alipay Plus is a one-stop destination where consumers can discover exclusive offers and savings from their favourite brands, right in their favourite payment app. The platform also helps merchants to offer deals and discounts upon checkout, shortening the conversion path and boosting customer engagement. ”

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