In April, Pandaily went to Ordos, China with Ant Forest and its users, to participate in a green movement involving 300 million people — Ant Forest. Ant Forest is a special feature of Alipay, a payment app and platform under Ant Financial, that was created as a social corporate responsibility (SCR) project.
On April 18th, The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Ant Financial Services Group signed a Joint Declaration of Intent to explore ways to contribute to economic development in rural areas and to reduce rural poverty in China and other developing countries.
Ant Financial Services Group announced today that Lucy Peng will be stepping down from her role as Executive Chairman of Ant Financial to focus on her new role.
Currently there is no hotter topic than blockchain in China where “3AM Sleepless Blockchain Communities” are rumoured to thrive. What is blockchain you ask? It is a technology developed to keep track of Bitcoin transactions whose usage have expanded with its popularity.
Telenor Group has reached a strategic partnership agreement with Ant Financial in Pakistan, where Ant Financial will invest USD 184.5 m for a 45% stake in Telenor Microfinance Bank (“TMB”), a subsidiary of Telenor Group, to further develop TMB’s mobile payment and digital financial services.
Didi Chuxing, the China’s leading mobile transportation platform, and SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) today announced the establishment of a partnership to provide platform services for the taxi industry.
Didi Chuxing, China’s leading mobile transportation platform, today announced it is officially upgrading its Hong Kong product from Kuaidi Taxi to DiDi Hong Kong, after 3 years of serving Hong Kong citizens under the Kuaidi Taxi brand.