Category: CBDC

China to Expand Digital Yuan Testing in Pilot Cities to Provincial Level

Chinas central bank intends to enlarge the area covered by trials of its digital yuan currency in four regions of the country. A top representative of the monetary authority announced the move while highlighting that the Peoples Bank has been stepping......

Ripple, et osaleda Digital Dollar Projecti CBDC liivakastiprogrammis

The non-profit organization promoting the creation of the digital dollar, the Digital Dollar Project, has announced the launch of a sandbox program to kickstart the probe of the technical implementations of the envisaged digital currency. The fintech firm Ripple is among......

Ghana keskpank teatas regulatiivse liivakasti käivitamisest

Ghanas recently launched regulatory and innovation sandbox is the latest proof of the central banks commitment to a regulatory environment that promotesinnovation, financial inclusion and financial stability,” a statement released by the Bank of Ghana has said. According to the......

Venemaa Pank seab eesmärgiks digitaalse rubla täieliku kasutuselevõtu 2024

The Central Bank of Russia plans to begin the comprehensive implementation of the digital ruble two years from now, according to a paper detailing its monetary policy priorities for the 2023 – 2025 period. As the development of the state-issued digital......

Nepal valmistub välja laskma digitaalset valuutat, Vajalike muudatuste eelnõud

A task force in Nepal has proposed legal changes allowing the countrys central bank to issue its own digital currency. The move comes after a study indicated that such an initiative is feasible and recommended certain provisions that would authorize the......

Brasiilia keskpanga direktor kiidab Bitcoini kui finantsuuendust, Räägib programmeeritav digitaalne reaal

Fabio Araujo, Director of the Central Bank of Brazil, has praised the properties of Bitcoin, saying it is a financial innovation using new technologies. To Araujo, Bitcoin was the catalyst for what is today known as Web3. At an event, Araujo......

Central African Republic Token Sale off to Slow Start — $1.26 Million Raised in Under 5 Päevad

The Central African Republics token sale appeared to have gotten to a slow start after less than 13 million out of the 210 million Sango coins were sold since the commencement of the sale on July 25. The country has claimed......

Credit Cards Should Not Be Used for Crypto Transactions, Taiwan’s Financial Watchdog Says

The financial regulator of Taiwan has asked local banks not to allow the use of cards for payments in transactions involving cryptocurrencies, teatas kohalik meedia. The authority says these assets are risky while associated cash flows are hard to monitor. Taiwanese......

Harvardi professor Rogoff: Keskpangad, Valitsused on krüptovaluutade reguleerimisel "kurvi taga".

Harvard Professor of Economics and former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kenneth Rogoff says central banks and governments areway behind the curvein regulating cryptocurrencies. He added that officials throw out the idea of having central bank......