The rise of QR code payments in China – is South East Asia next?

QR codes for payments are already ubiquitous in China – is South East Asia the next region to see widespread adoption?

User experience is what poses the biggest challenge to QR (Quick Response) code payments today, according to attendees at the recent Money 20/20 Asia conference in Singapore.

And the experts agree.

“It always comes down to user experience,” said Milind Sanghavi, head of digital payments at OCBC Bank, at a panel session alongside Jenny Zhao, co-founder of Singapore-headquartered aggregation payment platform UnPAY; and Chen Yu, presid

WARC subscribers can sign in to keep reading

Not a subscriber?

WARC helps you to plan, create and deliver more effective marketing

  • Prove your case and back-up your idea

  • Get expert guidance on strategic challenges

  • Tackle current and emerging marketing themes

WARC consistently delivers valuable insights that help to make me look like an expert in front of my colleagues and clients.

Dasha Boryso
Strategy Partner, Fetch

You’re in good company

We work with 80% of Forbes' most valuable brands* and 80% of the world's top top-of-the-class agencies.

* Top 10 brands