Starting from October this year, Hong Kong users who use the latest version of WeChat can use WeChat to buy high-speed rail tickets, taxis, and food in the Mainland. When the user pays, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet will automatically convert the amount of RMB to be paid into the corresponding Hong Kong dollar amount, and the user can pay through the wallet balance, the bound credit card or the Hong Kong dollar in the bank card.
In the cross-border payment field, Hong Kong users will be able to use WeChat Hong Kong wallet to make payments in the Mainland to achieve “two-way cross-border payment”.TencentUnder the financial technology sector, Tenpay and WeChat Hong Kong wallets access the UnionPay transfer clearing system to implement the relevant requirements for information flow and capital flow of cross-border transactions between the two places to ensure the security of cross-border mobile payment for WeChat Hong Kong wallet users. Compliance.
Wen Xinxiang, Director of the Payment and Settlement Department of the People's Bank of China, pointed out at the meeting: "The People's Bank of China has established a regulatory approach that emphasizes innovation and promotes development, and actively promotes the plan for compliance with laws and regulations. WeChat Hong Kong Wallet is in Dawan. The district runs first, and it has a strong demonstration role. It is hoped that all parties will continue to improve and enhance the user experience."
At present, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet is accelerating the expansion of online and offline scenes to meet the needs of users for more daily life and to facilitate the interconnection between Hong Kong and the Mainland. In August of this year, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet launched a credit card repayment function, which provides Hong Kong users with a convenient experience of "card number" without leaving home. Recently, WeChat Hong Kong Wallet also connected to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's Fast Payment System (FPS), Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong high-speed rail ticketing scene, plus the previously introduced Hong Kong dollar red envelope, personal user transfer, shopping trip, cross Hong Kong users enjoy more mobile payment services, such as a series of mobile payment services such as remittances.