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State Bank of Pakistan governor Reza Baqir says the country is “waiting to burst as far as digitization is concerned.”
Pakistan’s central bank is ‘carefully studying’ CBDCs, says governor
The Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will build two pilot cryptocurrency mining firms as part of a new state policy.
Pakistani province to pilot crypto mining farms
By embracing crypto mining activities in the region, Pakistan and Iran may give other nations in the Middle East an example to follow.
Why Pakistan and the Middle East can bet on crypto mining
The draft resolution reportedly notes that digital currencies are likely to replace paper currencies in the future.
One of Pakistan’s four provinces urges federal govt to legalize crypto
Pakistan wants to unlock a new era of digital finance with crypto.
Pakistan’s securities regulator mulls new legal framework for crypto