Google has announced that Android Pay will be available in five new markets: Taiwan, Spain, Brazil, Russia and Canada.
So far, Google has officially confirmed that Android Pay is launching in Taiwan. Furthermore, the company unveiled plans to expand its mobile payment app to Canada, Spain, Brazil and Russia.
Russia media reports that Android Pay will be available at the following banks: Sberbank Rossii, Alfa-Bank, Raiffeisenbank, and Tinkoff Bank. Android users, which account for 87% of the total smartphone market in Russia, according to XDA, will be able to make mobile payments using the NFC at these banks.
Google has not confirmed which banks will support Android Pay in Canada, Spain and Brazil.