UATP, CITCON partner to increase mobile payment acceptance

UATP has announced a partnership with CITCON, a payment technology company, to expand mobile payment capabilities by offering Alipay, WeChat Pay and China UnionPay, the preferred mobile payment options for over one billion Chinese consumers, the company said.

CITCON is a leading service provider for Chinese mobile wallets in North America and Europe.

UATP is a global payment network owned and operated by the world´s airlines and accepted by thousands of merchants for air, rail and travel agency payments. UATP connects airlines to alternative forms of payment, which can expand reach and generate incremental sales globally.

CITCON is a cross-border mobile payment and commerce solution leader, enabling merchants to accept QR-based mobile wallets in-store and online on a global scale.