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  • Ministry of Finance welcomes launch of Android Pay in Ukraine
    posted 02 November 2017 14:42

    The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine welcomes the launch of the Android Pay technology. Minister of Finance Oleksandr Danyliuk took part in the official presentation of Android Pay in Ukraine. The Minister together with Dmitry Sholomko, Google Ukraine’s Director tested the ease of using the system.

    «Ukraine has become only the 15th country in the world, where Android Pay is available. I congratulate the representatives of Google Ukraine, PrivatBank, Oschadbank on this achievement! The launch of Android Pay is another evidence that the Ukrainian market is attractive to leading innovation companies», stressed the Minister.

    Apart from that, he added that Ukraine due to such services is moving towards cashless economy that has no corrupt practices.

    Android Pay technology is a possibility of paying using smartphones via POS terminals. PrivatBank and Oschadbank are currently the only Ukrainian banks that supports Android Pay, but  according to Google Ukraine, the list of banks will be constantly updated.