Alipay is Now a Checkout Option at Rakuten Global Market

Last month, Rakuten Inc. announced that it was buying Viber for a sum of $900 Mn to improve its mobile commerce standing. On 17th April 2014, Rakuten announced that it will add China’s largest online payment service, Alipay, to its checkout.

Alipay is an online payment services provider founded by the Alibaba group in 2004. The system allows individuals and businesses to make payments online in a ...

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