The pandemic-induced crisis is galvanizing new trends across all aspects of the global economy, including digital currencies.
Russia's central bank says the pandemic has accelerated regulators' interest in CBDCs
A Central Bank of Azerbaijan official says a blockchain-based digital ID system will be adopted in the Q1 2020.
Azerbaijan to Adopt Blockchain-Based ID System in 2020
A Caucasian nation is on the path to digital transformation, and blockchain-powered identification system is one of its cornerstones.
A Blockchain System for Azerbaijan’s Digital Economy
The latest move cements blockchain’s position in state business following interest from various authorities.
Azerbaijan Government Partners With IBM on Blockchain Customs Deal
Central bank issued digital currencies are too “risky and dangerous,” according to the first Chairman of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan: Central Bank Doesn’t Plan to Issue Its Own Cryptocurrency
Azerbaijan’s justice ministry is interested in reducing “falsification” with the use of blockchain technology.
Azerbaijan Targets Utilities, Justice System for Blockchain, Smart Contracts Use
IBM and Azerbaijan’s central bank will reportedly cooperate on implementing blockchain as part of a five-year program for the digital transformation of the econ...
Unconfirmed: IBM, Azeri Central Bank Cooperate on Blockchain Development, Local Media Report