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[Reprint] The rise of China's cashless society: Mobile payment trends in 2017
After Alibaba declared the first week of August “Cashless Week” and WeChat answered by naming August 8th “Cashless Day” and this entire month “Cashless Month,” a new research was published to illustrate how mobile payments are becoming a part of Chinese
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一鍵結帳!喬睿科技打造兼具使用爽度與安全性的線上支付工具 TapPay
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French FinTech pioneer FIME: Safeguarding your payments everywhere
This year’s Future Commerce Expo for the first time ever saw organizer Business Next collaborate closely with the French Office Taipei. In the so-called French Pavilion, companies from France showed off their innovative products and services to great inte
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Jason Hsu and Ellen Lee: Drafting a legal framework for the digital economy
In early March, KMT legislators Jason Hsu and Ellen Lee convened a public hearing in Taipei with representatives from government, industry, and academia. The meeting called for input on the “Basic Law for the Digital Economy” draft proposal, which aims to
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With Apple Pay taking the lead, digital wallets are finally coming to Taiwan
Last year, Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission began accepting applications by banks to implement mobile payments services. This year, Apple Pay will launch with seven banks. Samsung and Google’s competing services are expected to follow soon.
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Regulatory Sandbox Act: Taiwan seeking to establish itself as a FinTech hub
In September 2016, accounting firm Deloitte published its annual FinTech evaluation report “Connecting Global FinTech: Hub Review.” The report evaluated financial hubs based on three indicators: the World Bank Doing Business Index, the Global Innovation I
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Artificial intelligence will know you a lot better in 10 more years, senior scientist says
Unmanned technology, Siri-like data gathering and aggressive hiring of B2B experts will move AI forward, Google China founder Kai-Fu Lee tells a Taipei conference.
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Taiwan's First UBI Scheme Aims To Cover 2 Million Vehicles
Those who have confidence in their impeccable driving skills often lament the injustice of extortionate insurance premiums. Now technology provides no excuse to moan: Usage Based Insurance (UBI) calculates your premium directly based on the way you drive.
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Need money while waiting for clients to pay invoices? Meet this CEO
Career banker and fintech investor Sandy Kemper started a company, and a scheme, that motivates companies to settle payments faster.
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Taiwan's fintech sector lags for lack of capital, talent, legal tolerance
Business people and a government official say Taiwan needs a stronger environment to make locally invented technology for the finance industry competitive with Asian neighbors.
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Young Chinese adults demand quality and don’t mind paying
And for startups aiming for Southeast Asia, note that English is the dominant language of commerce while infrastructure varies from one country to the next.
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Global lessons from malware attack on Taiwan ATMs
Although police moved fast to handle the heist, the drama has thrown light on security weaknesses in Taiwan’s financial industry.
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