National Bank of Kazakhstan Publishes Whitepaper for Digital Tenge

National Bank of Kazakhstan Publishes Whitepaper for Digital Tenge

Source: Bitcoin.com The National Bank of Kazakhstan (NBK) has announced the successful completion of the second stage of testing of the platform for its central bank digital currency (CBDC). The results of the trials and the study on the need for the new version of the national fiat, the tenge, have been presented in a whitepaper published […]

Kazakhstan to Press On With CBDC Development Until 2025

Kazakhstan to Press On With CBDC Development Until 2025

Source: Coindesk Kazakhstan will continue looking into a central bank digital currency (CBDC) until 2025 at least, the central bank said in a report published Thursday. In December 2021, the country said it was piloting a CBDC on R3’s Corda platform and would make a decision on whether to introduce one by the end of this year. In October, Binance CEO […]

Kazakhstan to build central bank digital currency on BNB Chain

Kazakhstan to build central bank digital currency on BNB Chain

Source: Cointelegraph In an announcement on Twitter, Changpeng Zhao, the founder and CEO of Binance, said the network will be a major component of Kazakhstan’s latest Web3 endeavor. The Binance founder tweeted that the National Bank of Kazakhstan (NBK) will integrate its central bank digital currency (CBDC), the digital tenge, on the BNB Chain, the underlying blockchain […]