Sign up for Protocol Index — Shakeel Hashim's weekly newsletter on the business and finance of tech.

Not today, thank you!

Will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy

Source Code: What matters in tech, in your inbox every morning


Alipay will allow third-party vendors on its platform.

Alibaba's Ant Financial announced that vendors will soon be able to offer retail, food delivery, health care and hotel services through the Alipay app.

Ant Financial's CEO said the company wants to build "a one-stop digital lifestyle platform." The move is aimed squarely at Meituan, which offers a similar range of services through its own app.

Latest Stories