Recently, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced the launchFast Pay System (FPS), and name it ““ fast turnaround”, WeChat Pay HK (hereinafter referred to as “WeChat Hong Kong Wallet”) has been the first to access FPS.And through a series of system upgrades, Hong Kong users are provided 24 hours a day for instant payment services. WeChat Hong Kong wallet users will experience new features from September 30th (the day the FPS officially launched the service).
According to a survey conducted by Hong Kong Internet Registration Management Co., Ltd. (HKIRC) just released last month, "Mobile Electronic Payments: Electronic Transformation from Customers to Merchants",“Advantages” and “efficiency” are the top reasons why Hong Kong people choose to use mobile payments.With the WeChat Hong Kong wallet access to the FPS fast payment system, Hong Kong wallets will be significantly optimized for payment efficiency and convenience.
WeChat Hong Kong Wallet will provide users with the following three convenient features:
Real-time interbank transfer service
WeChat Hong Kong wallet users can make real-time transfers with all local banks participating in FPS, and can check the transfer records at any time through WeChat Hong Kong wallet to enjoy the convenience of mobile payment.
Search for the payee account's [Addressing Service] by phone number or email address
From now on, users who have been authenticated by real name can register their FPS transfer account in WeChat Hong Kong Wallet, and your friends can transfer money to you via the mobile number in the Speed Up Service.
At the same time, you can check the payee account in the number of speed service by phone number or email address, transfer money to your friends in real time, without entering the bank account of the payee, and make the transfer faster.
Electronic direct payment authorization service, users can bind bank accounts of many mainstream banks
After the system upgrade, users of WeChat Hong Kong Wallet can also use the Direct Payment Authorization Service (eDDA) to directly bind the bank accounts of a number of local major banks, make real-time payments, and recharge online for wallets, enjoy shopping, dining, transportation and express delivery. Convenient experience in services and more.
Mr. Chen Qiru, Vice President of Tencent Financial Technology, said: “We have been maintaining close communication with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. We are very pleased to join the fast payment system with the support of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority.In the future, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet will connect more industry partners to provide more new mobile payment services for Hong Kong users, so that mobile payment will benefit more people and promote the development of mobile payment in Hong Kong. ”
Since the signing of the stored value payment instrument issued by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority in 2016, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet has been launched.Hong Kong dollar red envelope, individual user transfer, shopping, cross-border remittance, credit card repaymentA series of mobile payment services, bringing convenient, secure and efficient mobile payment experience to Hong Kong users. During the two sessions this year, Tencent’s Chairman and CEO Ma Huateng also said that “the new payment system FPS under development” can realize rapid transfer between banks and WeChat Hong Kong wallets after landing this year, and it can be realized. Lower transfer costs than at the moment. We are waiting for the system to be developed and speed up the local payment layout. ”