Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport introduces WeChat Pay

31 January, 2019

Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport introduced (31-Jan-2019) WeChat Pay at 54 stores at the airport, following the partnership of Yandex.Checkout with Sheremetyevo Duty Free Heinemann. Sheremetyevo Duty Free Heinemann director general Vitaliy Bavin said: "Chinese customers are a key target market for our retail network". Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is served by eight Chinese carriers. The airport handled 2.4 million passengers on China routes in 2018, an increase of 14% year-on-year. [more - original PR - Russian]