A summary of the day’s top tech news.
AlipayHK and GCash pioneer blockchain cross-border remittances for Filipino domestic workers (Hong Kong/The Philippines). The Alibaba-affiliated payments platform has partnered with Philippine firm GCash to link their respective mobile wallets using blockchain tech. The two claim that it’s the first blockchain-based cross-border digital wallet remittance service in the world. It offers a low-friction, low-cost way to