Iran to Pilot ‘National Cryptocurrency,’ Considers Blockchain Tech for Stock ...

Iran to Pilot ‘National Cryptocurrency,’ Considers Blockchain Tech for Stock ...

The Central Bank of Iran soon plans to launch the pilot phase of its digital currency project, an official unveiled. The Islamic Republic hopes to a join a growing club of nations that want to take advantage of having a sovereign coin, while it also seeks to implement blockchain technology in other areas. Iran to Begin State-Backed Digital Currency Trials The monetary authority of Iran intends to pilot its central bank digital currency (CBDC) in the near future, a high-ranking representative of the financial regulator said, quoted by the Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA). The....


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