JCB to offer Google Pay in Japan

Thursday 24 May 2018 00:01 CET | News

JCB has announced that it will implement Google Pay for shoppers in Japan in the following months of 2018.

JCB will enable Google Pay for in store payments in Japan through its QUICPay(TM) contactless payment solution. Google Pay users will be able to make payments on their enrolled JCB credit, debit, or prepaid card at convenience stores, supermarkets, drugstores, and other shops where QUICPay is accepted and online wherever JCB is accepted. Credit, debit, and prepaid cards can be enrolled using the Google Pay app on Osaifu Keitai supported devices with Android OS5.0 or higher version.

Card information enrolled for users Google accounts can also be used for in-app payments and online shopping wherever Google Pay is supported. In order to pay, there is no need for the user to enter contact information, credit card number, or other information every time they make a purchase.

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Keywords: JCB, Google Pay, mobile payments, Japan, card, QUICPay
Countries: World