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Google Android Pay touchdowns in Hong Kong

Google’s Android Pay mobile payment service has been recently launched in Hong Kong. The mobile payment service from the American Internet company is now available at thousands of retail outlets.

Android Pay is a ‘one-click payment’ service launched by Google. It features NFC communications technology and can be used on devices starting with the KitKat 4.4 Android system.

Android Pay has its similarity with Apple Pay, which supports rapid and convenient payment functions via smartphones.

Android Pay has established partnerships with the Bank of East Asia, DBS, Dah Sing Bank, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC, and Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong. At the same time, Android Pay gained support of over 5,000 retailers, including 7-11, Circle K, Fortress, Mannings, Maxims Cakes, MX, and McDonald’s.