Shopee app in Malaysia shows Apple Pay option for payments, are we getting it soon?

Rumours are rife that Apple Pay is coming to Malaysia soon, and they’ve just gotten louder today. Netizens noticed that Shopee added an Apple Pay option to its payment methods on the iPhone app, hinting at an impending launch. We saw this feature on the previous version of the app, 2.91.28, which means it has likely been around for at least two days; the latest 2.91.29 update only went live a few hours ago.

The functionality isn’t, you know, functional as yet – if you tap on the Apple Pay option, the app tells you to “ensure there’s an active card in your Apple Pay wallet” to proceed to payment. Of course, since the system isn’t supported in Malaysia yet, you won’t…