“Apple recently introduced Apple Pay in the country, but it is up against fierce domestic rivals with a big head start, including Alibaba’s Alipay and Tencent’s WeChat Pay,” Makinen reports. “Apple’s iTunes movie and iBook services were recently suspended in China.”
Makinen reports, “A tie-up with Didi Chuxing – the biggest ride-hailing platform in China – could provide a leg up.”
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