WeChat Pay can be used through Korea’s Zero Pay in the Seoul and Busan area starting on Nov. 28, the governments of Seoul and Busan announced Wednesday.
A deliveryman from Ddingdong, a delivery app participating in the Zero Delivery Union initiative, picks up an order from a restaurant in Jongno District, central Seoul.
Wine, imported meats and Bluetooth headphones ? items normally considered expensive to buy in convenience stores ? were flying off the shelves in April, according to data released by three major convenience store chains Tuesday.
Seoul's mobile payment service is experiencing new-found popularity as consumers use it to purchase goods with special coupons doled out by the city government amid the Covid-19 pandemic.