Google Integrates Local Currency For Play Store Apps In 9 Countries

Google Play Store

Google has added support for eight new currencies for the app listings on the Play Store. The list of countries includes Algeria, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Ghana, Kenya, Macau, Tanzania, and Sri Lanka. If you are located in any of the eight countries, you can purchase paid Android mobile apps using the local currency.

Even though people in these eight countries had access to Google Play Store, they were unable to make use of the local currency to purchase apps. It will avoid excess bank charges.

If a person purchases an Android app from the Play Store using an International credit card, then excess charges need to the paid in the form of bank charges. The addition of local currency support will help people to avoid extra service charges. In 2014, the search engine giant made a huge leap by adding a massive list of 25 countries.

According to Google, the Cambodia make use of Riel but customers will view the prices of the app in US Dollars. Moreover, the cost will appear in USD in countries such as Kuwait, Baharin, and Oman.

DONT MISS  LG G6 creates record with 20000 units selling out like hot cakes in Korea

NetAns provides coverage of latest news, gadgets, technology, Windows and reviews including other related content. Anand (Founder - NetAns) was a 9 times Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and currently part of MVP Reconnect program. He is also part of the prestigious ASPInsider program. He also maintains a software related blog in addition to an exclusive blog related to Technology - NetAns. Anand can be reached at admin@netans.com

more recommended stories