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Asian CBDC projects: What are they doing now?

Asian CBDC projects: What are they doing now?

The rapid growth of mainstream attention toward cryptocurrencies has forced the hands of numerous governments to create their digital alternatives. Over the past few years, interest from various jurisdictions has been pointed towards central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) — digital versions of government-issued fiat. Given their capacity to use blockchain technology to facilitate a simplified […]

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Blockchain technology could be particularly beneficial for women, says WTO director general

Blockchain technology could be particularly beneficial for women, says WTO director general

The former foreign and finance minister of Nigeria said the G20 should be looking into blockchain solutions to close the gender gap. 2646 Total views 6 Total shares Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the director general of the World Trade Organization and former foreign and finance minister of Nigeria, said blockchain technology could help empower unbanked and underbanked […]

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