Photo Release: SCB teams up with Alipay to develop payment channel to attract Chinese shoppers

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases Thursday November 23, 2017 13:25
Bangkok--23 Nov--Siam Commercial Bank

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has made another move to drive a cashless society in Thailand with e-payment, as the bank joins hands with world class business partner and e-payment provider Alipay to develop an e-payment system supporting Alipay's QR code payment. Hoping that the cooperation will enable Thai merchants to better serve shoppers from China, the feature is now available nationwide. The cooperative effort expects to offer QR code payment service to 200,000 retailer accounts by the end of this year. Apiphan Charoenanusorn (2nd from left), SCB Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Operations, Retail Products and Retail Payments, Thana Thienachariya (3rd from left), SCB Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Pipavin Sodprasert (2nd from right), Thailand country manager for Ant Financial Services Group, the operator of Alipay recently joined the campaign launch ceremony.


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