Digital Dollar Project Launches 5 Pilots to Measure Value of US CBDC

The Digital Dollar Project (DDP) is launching at least five pilot programs over the next year.

Bank of England Is Looking for CBDC Development and Issuance Expert

The Bank of England has published a job advertisement for a senior expert on CBDCs to…

Retail CBDC Projects More Advanced in Emerging Economies, Report

Retail CBDCs are more advanced in emerging economies, according to the Global CBDC Index 2021 from…

Opposition to Crypto Tax Plans Gaining Momentum in South Korea

The South Korean government has seen a swell in opposition towards plans to levy taxes next…

Norway Takes Next Step Towards CBDC

Norway’s Central Bank announced it will start testing technical solutions for a CBDC over the next…

‘Popularity of NFTs Shows People Are Ready to Work With Crypto’ — The Week in Quotes

This week in quotes, BeInCrypto looks at several key topics related to the cryptocurrency market.

Higher Taxes and More Regulation: What’s in Store for Bitcoin in 2021?

As the crypto industry inches closer to the $2 trillion market cap mark, its refreshed hype…

Polish City Integrates Municipal Ethereum-Based Ecosystem — BIC Takes a Closer Look

Welcome to Olsztyn — the capital of the Warmian and Mazurian region in Poland, also called…

Costa Ricans Need Crypto Alternatives to US Dollar-Backed Colonia

Article 166 of Costa Rica’s Labor Code, for example, allows for employees’ salaries — if they…

Coronavirus Serves as a Reminder: Today’s Payments System Is Broken

Several governments issued stimulus packages directly to their citizens in order to keep consumer spending up…

Can Blockchain-Based Voting Guarantee Fair and Equal Election?

Democratic election is a serious and critical event for a country. Through voting, citizens have the…

What Crypto Ruble Means for Russia: Experts Answer

After extensive consideration, the Bank of Russia has taken a position on the launch of a…