Tag: 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 za sodelovanje v programu CBDC Sandbox projekta Digital Dollar

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......

Centralna banka Gane napoveduje uvedbo regulativnega peskovnika

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

Banka Rusije si prizadeva za popolno uvedbo digitalnega rublja v 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 se pripravlja na izdajo digitalne valute, Osnutki potrebnih sprememb

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......

Direktor centralne banke Brazilije hvali bitcoin kot finančno inovacijo, Talks Programmable Digital Real

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......

Prodaja žetonov Srednjeafriške republike se počasi začenja — $1.26 Milijon, zbran v Under 5 Dnevi

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, local media revealed. The authority says these assets are risky while associated cash flows are hard to monitor. Taiwanese......

Harvard Professor Rogoff: Central Banks, Governments Are ‘Way Behind the Curve’ in Regulating Cryptocurrencies

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......