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Report: Estonian Prime Minister Calls for Restriction of Cryptocurrencies
Report: Estonian Prime Minister Calls for Restriction of Cryptocurrencies
Regulator in UAE's Special Economic Zone Unveils Consultation Paper on 'Crypto Tokens'
Regulator in UAE's Special Economic Zone Unveils Consultation Paper on 'Crypto Tokens'
Central Bank of Brazil Chooses Nine Institutions to Study Digital Real Possibilities
Central Bank of Brazil Chooses Nine Institutions to Study Digital Real Possibilities
Bank of Israel: Adoption of CBDC Will Not Materially Affect the Banking System
Bank of Israel: Adoption of CBDC Will Not Materially Affect the Banking System
Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Bank Official
Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Bank Official
Private Banks Propose to Help Design Digital Currency in Mexico
Private Banks Propose to Help Design Digital Currency in Mexico
President of Central Bank of Peru Criticizes Crypto, Citing Lack of Intrinsic Value and Climate Change
President of Central Bank of Peru Criticizes Crypto, Citing Lack of Intrinsic Value and Climate Change
Pakistan Central Bank Governor on Cryptocurrency: 'The Potential Risks Far Outweigh the Benefits'
Pakistan Central Bank Governor on Cryptocurrency: 'The Potential Risks Far Outweigh the Benefits'
PBOC Reveals Central Bank Digital Currency Usage at Beijing Winter Olympics — 2 Million Digital Yuan per Day
PBOC Reveals Central Bank Digital Currency Usage at Beijing Winter Olympics — 2 Million Digital Yuan per Day
European Commission to Launch Digital Euro Consultations in March, Propose Bill Early Next Year
European Commission to Launch Digital Euro Consultations in March, Propose Bill Early Next Year
'Bank of Jamaica Will Roll Out Digital Jamaican Dollar in 2022,' Says Prime Minister
'Bank of Jamaica Will Roll Out Digital Jamaican Dollar in 2022,' Says Prime Minister
Bahrain Central Bank Completes Cross-Border Transfer Test Using JPMorgan Blockchain
Bahrain Central Bank Completes Cross-Border Transfer Test Using JPMorgan Blockchain
Kenyan Central Bank Document Discusses Benefits and Risks Posed by CBDC — Public Asked to Comment
Kenyan Central Bank Document Discusses Benefits and Risks Posed by CBDC — Public Asked to Comment
Bank of Zambia Expects to Complete CBDC Study in Q4
Bank of Zambia Expects to Complete CBDC Study in Q4
RBI: Cryptocurrency Is a Big Threat to Macroeconomic and Financial Stability in India
RBI: Cryptocurrency Is a Big Threat to Macroeconomic and Financial Stability in India
Zimbabwe's Central Bank Exploring CBDC, Reiterates Opposition to Cryptocurrencies
Zimbabwe's Central Bank Exploring CBDC, Reiterates Opposition to Cryptocurrencies
US Senator: China's Digital Currency Could Subvert US Sanctions, Enhance Surveillance Capabilities
US Senator: China's Digital Currency Could Subvert US Sanctions, Enhance Surveillance Capabilities
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and MIT Release Central Bank Digital Currency Research and Open-Source Code
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and MIT Release Central Bank Digital Currency Research and Open-Source Code
India's Prime Minister Modi: Digital Rupee Will Strengthen Digital Economy, Revolutionize Fintech
India's Prime Minister Modi: Digital Rupee Will Strengthen Digital Economy, Revolutionize Fintech
India Announces Upcoming Launch of Central Bank Digital Currency, Digital Rupee, to Be Issued by RBI
India Announces Upcoming Launch of Central Bank Digital Currency, Digital Rupee, to Be Issued by RBI
Central Bank of Jordan Exploring the Possibility of Launching a CBDC
Central Bank of Jordan Exploring the Possibility of Launching a CBDC
'Ponzi Schemes Have Created a Negative Reputation for the Industry' — Uganda Blockchain Advocate
'Ponzi Schemes Have Created a Negative Reputation for the Industry' — Uganda Blockchain Advocate
Russian Banks Begin Testing Digital Ruble Payments
Russian Banks Begin Testing Digital Ruble Payments
Iran to Pilot ‘National Cryptocurrency,’ Considers Blockchain Tech for Stock Market
Iran to Pilot ‘National Cryptocurrency,’ Considers Blockchain Tech for Stock Market
China's Central Bank Digital Currency Now Has 261 Million Users — $14 Billion in Digital Yuan Transactions Made
China's Central Bank Digital Currency Now Has 261 Million Users — $14 Billion in Digital Yuan Transactions Made
British Lawmakers Say a CBDC Is Likely to Hurt Financial Stability — Digital Pound Benefits Overstated
British Lawmakers Say a CBDC Is Likely to Hurt Financial Stability — Digital Pound Benefits Overstated
Swiss National Bank Trials CBDC in Transactions With Five Banks
Swiss National Bank Trials CBDC in Transactions With Five Banks
US Lawmaker Launches Bill to Prohibit the Fed From Issuing Digital Currency Directly to Individuals
US Lawmaker Launches Bill to Prohibit the Fed From Issuing Digital Currency Directly to Individuals
Digital Yuan Wallet Ranks Among Most Downloaded Apps in China
Digital Yuan Wallet Ranks Among Most Downloaded Apps in China
Social Media Giant Wechat to Support China's CBDC, Platform Expected to Boost Adoption Rate
Social Media Giant Wechat to Support China's CBDC, Platform Expected to Boost Adoption Rate
China's Digital Yuan Wallet App Now in iOS and Android App Stores
China's Digital Yuan Wallet App Now in iOS and Android App Stores
Jamaican Central Bank Says It Has 'Successfully Completed CBDC Pilot'
Jamaican Central Bank Says It Has 'Successfully Completed CBDC Pilot'
Mexico Announces It Will Issue Its Own Digital Coin by 2024
Mexico Announces It Will Issue Its Own Digital Coin by 2024
An African Perspective on Why the World Needs Cryptocurrencies
An African Perspective on Why the World Needs Cryptocurrencies
More Needs to Be Done to Ensure Tanzanians Understand the Risks of Crypto Trading, Says Blockchain Educator
More Needs to Be Done to Ensure Tanzanians Understand the Risks of Crypto Trading, Says Blockchain Educator
Bank of Russia Sees No Place for Crypto in Financial Market, Finalizes Digital Ruble Prototype
Bank of Russia Sees No Place for Crypto in Financial Market, Finalizes Digital Ruble Prototype
Luno CEO: 'Industry Accelerated a Lot Faster This Year Than We Anticipated'
Luno CEO: 'Industry Accelerated a Lot Faster This Year Than We Anticipated'
Tanzanian Central Bank Governor: Cryptocurrencies Not Outlawed, Traders Should Invest at Own Risk
Tanzanian Central Bank Governor: Cryptocurrencies Not Outlawed, Traders Should Invest at Own Risk
Nigerian Experts: CBDC Still Unattractive to Users Despite Claim of 'Excellent' Adoption Rate
Nigerian Experts: CBDC Still Unattractive to Users Despite Claim of 'Excellent' Adoption Rate
Russia to Allow Foreign Residents to Own and Use Digital Ruble
Russia to Allow Foreign Residents to Own and Use Digital Ruble
Prosecutor General’s Office Wants to See ‘Cryptocurrency’ in Russian Law
Prosecutor General’s Office Wants to See ‘Cryptocurrency’ in Russian Law
Central Banks of France, Switzerland and BIS Complete Cross-Border CBDC Trial
Central Banks of France, Switzerland and BIS Complete Cross-Border CBDC Trial
Zimbabwe Central Bank Chief: 'We Don’t Believe in Cryptocurrencies'
Zimbabwe Central Bank Chief: 'We Don’t Believe in Cryptocurrencies'
ECB Paper Marks Success Factors for CBDCs, Digital Euro
ECB Paper Marks Success Factors for CBDCs, Digital Euro
US Treasury Secretary Yellen Says She's Undecided Whether the Fed Should Issue Digital Currency
US Treasury Secretary Yellen Says She's Undecided Whether the Fed Should Issue Digital Currency
Pandemic Drove Adoption but Information Dissemination Just as Important: Kenya-Based Blockchain Advocate
Pandemic Drove Adoption but Information Dissemination Just as Important: Kenya-Based Blockchain Advocate
Indonesia's Central Bank Considers Issuing Digital Currency to 'Fight' Crypto
Indonesia's Central Bank Considers Issuing Digital Currency to 'Fight' Crypto
Nigerian Central Bank Wants Financial Institutions to Develop Products Based on Its CBDC
Nigerian Central Bank Wants Financial Institutions to Develop Products Based on Its CBDC
Tanzanian Central Bank Preparing for CBDC to Ensure Country Is Not Left Behind
Tanzanian Central Bank Preparing for CBDC to Ensure Country Is Not Left Behind
Founder of Africa-Focused Media Firm Urges Continent's Governments to Embrace Crypto
Founder of Africa-Focused Media Firm Urges Continent's Governments to Embrace Crypto