July 9, 2014 14:00 UTC

mopay Signs Global Carrier Billing Contract with Leading China Mobile Gaming Company Chukong Technologies

PALO ALTO, Calif. & MUNICH & BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- mopay, a global leader in innovative payment solutions for online merchants, announced today the signing of a global carrier billing deal with the leading Chinese mobile gaming company Chukong Technologies (“Chukong”). The Beijing-based company has decided to integrate mopay’s Android software development kit (SDK) solution as an essential element in the overall billing module for game developers worldwide. The mopay interface will serve as Chukong’s Android default solution for a consumer that wants to pay for digital goods and services via carrier billing.

Chukong operates an innovative mobile entertainment platform, offering a full suite of solutions and services that enable developers worldwide to efficiently develop, publish and monetize content and provide a highly engaging mobile entertainment experience to mobile users. For mobile content developers, Chukong provides the ability to develop popular content with high efficiency and publish and monetize their content with ease. The suite of solutions and services consists of world-leading Cocos open-source engines; a content design toolkit; and content publishing services, such as game operation, payment service, content localization, data analytics, technical support, and advertising service. As a result, Chukong has become a trusted publishing partner for leading mobile content developers in China, and it published three out of the top four mobile games in China in 2013.

Chukong has selected mopay’s carrier billing solution for Android to serve as a frictionless carrier billing engine for consumers who want to pay via their mobile phone bills. It is integrated into Chukong’s generic billing module, which supports the most popular regional billing methods for all of its publishing territories.

Ingo Lippert, mopay CEO, said, “Chukong is one of the top go-to partners for global developers who want to publish in the Asia-Pacific region. Our mopay team takes great pride in being the carrier billing partner of choice for one of Asia’s most innovative and successful mobile apps companies.”

About mopay:

mopay is a global leader in innovative payment solutions for online merchants. mopay’s core platform enables merchants of virtual, digital and physical goods to bill charges directly to consumers’ cell phone and land line accounts. mopay operates in more than 80 countries across the globe, reaching more than 4.3 billion consumers. The company has a blue-chip customer base including major brands, such as Gameforge, Bigpoint, valve and Wargaming. mopay, has more than 100 employees at locations in the United States, Germany, Austria, Spain, the United Kingdom, Korea, Vietnam, Indonesia, China, Romania and Brazil. For more information, visit www.mopay.com.

About Chukong:

Chukong Technologies is a leading mobile entertainment platform company that drives and maintains a healthy development ecosystem, provides users with excellent digital content, and pushes the digital entertainment experience forward. Chukong has helped some of the world’s largest mobile developers navigate the complexities of the Chinese mobile market, as well as published many of the most popular mobile titles in China, such as the Fishing Joy franchise.

Chukong Technologies aims to become a leading digital distribution company and is currently expanding its infrastructure and partnerships to facilitate new business opportunities. Headquartered in Beijing, China, the company also has operations in Tokyo, Seoul, Taipei, and Menlo Park, California.

For more information, please visit http://www.chukong-inc.com/ and follow the company on Twitter at @CocoaChina.

Contacts

mopay
Matthias Janocha, +1 650-641-8981
press@mopay.com
www.mopay.com
or
Chukong Technologies
Vanessa Chen
vanessa.chen@chukong-inc.com


Source: mopay