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Google to provide alternative in-app billing system on app store in South Korea

Tuesday 30 November 2021 | 08:37 CET | News
Google has announced it would provide an alternative payment system at its app store in South Korea starting December, Yonhap news agency reports. The decision follows South Korea's new law that bans app market operators from forcing the use of their own payment systems. "Developers can now accept payments for in-app purchases from mobile and tablet users in South Korea with an alternative in-app billing system in addition to Google Play's billing system," reads a post on the Google Play Policies website.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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