China consumer demand for online services is recovering

By Emma Lee

A pickup in lifestyle services shows that life is returning to normal in China as cases of Covid-19 level off, and that consumption is increasingly digital, according to data from Chinese payment giant Alipay.

Why it matters: China, once the center …

Nearly 2 million people have used Alipay to find a job

By Lavender Au

Alipay is looking to attract workers looking for employment to its platform and is offering contactless job fairs that it says so far 60,000 companies have registered for.

Why it matters: Alipay is competing with Meituan and WeChat to gain share in …