The Japanese Minister of Digital Affairs says he would like to become a member of the UPI network
New Delhi: Japan is actively exploring the adoption of the unified payment interface network, as part of an effort by both governments to promote digital collaboration and establish interoperability in digital payments to enable seamless cross-border transactions and increase the convenience of payment mechanisms. “Japan and India are trying to promote digital cooperation. We are seriously considering joining India’s UPI payment system,” said Kono Taro, Japan’s digital affairs minister. Wion on Thursday.