As Google Pay continues to add support for American financial institutions at an almost silly pace, the service is building international support a little more slowly. The mobile payments platform took another baby step today: Google Pay now supports Suica and WAON, two widely-used Japanese e-money cards.
Cody spotted the coming support in a previous teardown, and one month later, here it is. The two new additions are widely used in the country, and Suica on Google Pay can be used to pay for transit in many locations, while WAON is more of a general purpose card.
- The Keyword