Indonesia and Chile prospect global digital currency curiosity: report
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Indonesia and Chile prospect global digital currency curiosity: report

Home » Business » Indonesia and Chile lead global digital currency interest: report Indonesia has emerged as the country with the highest interest in digital currencies, ranking ahead of Chile and Argentina, which are in second and third place respectively. The country saw a 1,770% rise in total engagement and close to 600% spike in…

Indonesia wont follow China inside outright digital foreign currency ban, govt official states
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Indonesia wont follow China inside outright digital foreign currency ban, govt official states

Home » Business » Indonesia won’t follow China in outright digital currency ban, gov’t official says China recently reiterated its long-standing opposition to the use of digital currencies, stating that all Bitcoin transactions are illegal. Indonesia, however, will not go down this road, a senior government official has stated. Instead, it will seek to regulate…

Indonesia central lender sends industry supervisors to enforce digital currency obligations ban
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Indonesia central lender sends industry supervisors to enforce digital currency obligations ban

Home » Business » Indonesia central bank sends field supervisors to enforce digital currency payments ban The central bank of Indonesia has ordered supervisors to monitor banks in the country, in a bid to make sure the national ban on digital currency payments is being upheld in practice. The central bank governor, Perry Warjiyo, said…

Indonesia announces plans for central bank digital currency
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Indonesia announces plans for central bank digital currency

The Bank of Indonesia has announced plans to issue a central bank digital currency (CBDC), becoming the latest global central bank to indicate a move towards a state-backed digital currency. The bank’s governor, Perry Warjiyo, recently announced the plans to launch a digital rupiah, amid surging uptake of digital payment solutions in the country. Noting…