Articles with tag like: Line

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LINE, Mizuho announce additional investment, ahead of launching a smartphone bank

News | Payments General | 22 Feb 2021

LINE Financial and Mizuho Bank have jointly agreed to make an additional investment and a change to the management structure of LINE Bank Preparatory Company.

Line, Mizuho, partnership, banking, LINE app

Japan-based LINE Pay now supports Apple Pay for store purchases

News | Mobile Payments | 23 Dec 2020

LINE Pay, a mobile money transfer and payment service developed on the Japan-based communication app LINE, has informed that it started supporting Apple Pay.

Line Pay, money transfer, payment service, Japan, Line, Apple Pay, mobile wallet, NFC, QR code

LINE's crypto exchange Bitbox delisting XRP

News | Cryptocurrencies | 08 Jan 2020

Bitbox, the cryptocurrency exchange by Japanese messaging company LINE, has announced that it will be delisting XRP.

XRP, cryptocurrency, cryptocurrency exchange, Japan, Line, Bitcoin, BTC, ether, ETH, Tether

Messaging app LINE officially launches crypto exchange in Japan

News | Cryptocurrencies | 18 Sep 2019

Messaging app LINE has officially launched a cryptocurrency exchange service for its 80 million users based in Japan.

Line, cryptocurrency, cryptocurrency exchange, Japan, Ethereum, Bitcoin, messaging app, Android, iD

LINE receives FCAs approval for crypto exchange business in Japan

News | Cryptocurrencies | 09 Sep 2019

LINE, a Japanese messaging app provider, has been approved for a cryptocurrency business license in Japan.

Line, messaging app, cryptocurrency exchange, Japan, tokens, token economy, Financial Services Agency, blockchain

Thailand plans ecommerce tax for 2020

News | Ecommerce | 27 Aug 2019

Thailand is expected to introduce a value-added-tax on electronic businesses in 2020, tapping a boom in ecommerce in the country, Reuters reports.

Thailand, ecommerce, payments, bank, Line

Line to launch ecommerce platform called Line Shopping

News | Ecommerce | 08 Aug 2019

Messaging app Line has announced it is about to launch an ecommerce platform called Line Shopping, aiming to provide a wide assortment of items from 15 online marketplaces.

Line, messaging app, launch, ecommerce, Line Shopping, Marketplaces, Thailand

Line to bring online grocery service to Thailand

News | Ecommerce | 30 Jul 2019

Japan-based chat app operator Line has announced it is set to launch an online grocery service in Thailand by the end of 2019.

Line, Thailand, online grocery, Japan, brick-and-mortar, retailers

Alibaba, Tencent, Line team up for standardising QR codes in Japan

News | Payments General | 21 May 2019

Five major internet companies from Japan and China have joined hands in undertaking the goal of standardising QR codes for mobile payments in Japan.

Japan, China, Alibaba, Tencent, Line, Mercari, NTT DOCOMO, Digital Garage, partnership, QR code, mobile payments

Line messaging app expands into digital payments and fintech

News | Payments General | 03 Apr 2019

Line messaging app has decided to expand its business into digital payments and other fintech services.

Line, fintech, mobile, Asia, Japan

Line, Mercari join forces as payments race heats up

News | Payments General | 28 Mar 2019

Japan-based Line and Mercari have announced they are joining forces on mobile payments as the country’s internet companies race to dominate cashless transactions.

Line, Mercari, payments, cashless transaction, mobile payments, Japan

LINE invests USD 180 mln into mobile payment business LINE Pay

News | Payments General | 05 Feb 2019

Japan-based messaging app LINE has announced it is investing USD 182 million into its mobile payment business, LINE Pay.

Line, Line Pay, mobile payment, Japan, Tencent, Visa, payments

LINE acquires ecommerce platform Sellsuki and partners with KBank

News | Payments General | 21 Dec 2018

Line Corporation, the Japan-based developer of messaging app LINE, has announced its acquisition of Sellsuki for an undisclosed amount.

Line, Line, corporation, Sellsuki, KBank, KASIKORN LINE Company Limited, millennial, mobile payments

Tencent, LINE to team up for mobile payments across Japan

News | Payments General | 27 Nov 2018

Tencent has announced it will team up with Japan-based chat app operator LINE for mobile payment services in Japan.

Tencent, Line, mobile payments, Japan, WeChat Pay, QR code, smartphone, digital wallet, Line Pay, mobile payments

LINE rolls out 5 apps to build its token economy

News | Cryptocurrencies | 01 Oct 2018

LINE, a large Asian messaging platform, has announced plans to launch the first five decentralized apps (dapps) on its custom blockchain platform.

Line, cryptocurrency, Japan, ecommerce ecosystem, messaging operator, Bitcoin, tokens

Line raises USD 1.3 bln via convertible bonds for money businesses

News | Online Payments | 06 Sep 2018

Japan-based Line has raised around USD 1.33 billion (JPY 148.1 billion) through convertible bonds to fund its expansion in the financial services business.

Line, Japan, convertible bonds, financial service, Line Pay, BITBOX, online payments

Japanese messaging app operator Line to roll out its own crypto

News | Cryptocurrencies | 03 Sep 2018

Line, a Japanese messaging app operator, has announced plans to launch its own cryptocurrency.

Line, cryptocurrency, Japan, ecommerce ecosystem, messaging operator, Bitcoin, tokens

Messaging company Line launches dedicated crypto fund

News | Cryptocurrencies | 16 Aug 2018

Messaging company Line has revealed the launch of a USD 10 million investment fund.

Line, messaging firm, cryptocurrency, fund, investment