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Demand for Australian brands grows in China despite tension
This month
67% of China’s cross-border online shoppers expecting to increase their online spending for western and Australian goods in the coming year
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Wise partners with Tencent to provide international money transfers through Weixin
February 2022
“China is the world’s second largest remittance recipient with USD$60 billion inflow into the country in 2020," states Wise.
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WeChat Pay sizes up Oceania merchants to boost growth opportunities
June 2021
The company says it will commit more resources to help business in Australia and New Zealand transform their businesses.
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Commerce Systems
AirPass and 18Communications team up to target Chinese tourism in Aus
July 2019
To caplitalise on the tourist trade and to make the tourists’ experience as enjoyable as possible, AirPass has partnered with 18Communications to assist local businesses targeting Chinese shoppers.
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Commerce Systems
Aussie retailers using WeChat as a channel to Chinese consumers
January 2018 allows Australian brands to sell directly into China via locally based Chinese WeChat users who buy on behalf of their friends.
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Customer experience
Vodafone NZ launches Red Connect service for Chinese customers
August 2017
Vodafone New Zealand has launched a dedicated service for its Chinese customers, includingdedicated call centre staff, a WeChat account, and more.
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Commerce Systems
WeChat & Alipay - overtaking EFTPOS? Asia speeds ahead with digital payments
June 2017
New Zealand’s EFTPOS system used to be world leading, but new technologies like WeChat pay and Alipay have left us behind.
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ASB joins another Chinese social media platform
January 2017
WeChat is a Chinese social network and one of the world’s largest social media platforms.
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WeChat becomes fastest growing social application...
February 2014
A mobile social communication app designed for smartphone users, WeChat is the world’s fastest growing social app with over 100 million registered accounts internationally.