Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Ba...

Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Ba...

The Rwandan central bank may not know whether it can issue a digital currency until December 2022, when it completes a study that looks at the benefits and risks that come with such a currency, the bank’s deputy governor has said. The Investigation Phase The deputy governor of the Rwandan central bank, Soraya Hakuziyaremye, recently suggested that Rwanda is likely to know the outcome of the bank’s investigation into central bank digital currencies (CBDC) by the end of the year. In her remarks published in The New Times, Hakuziyaremye revealed that the decision to issue or....


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