70 japanese companies form consortium to launch yen based digital currency

70 Japanese Companies Form Consortium to Launch Yen-based Digital Currency

In a bid to launch a new yen-based digital currency in 2022, about 70 Japanese companies have come together to form a consortium. The association which has some of the…

boj executive says japan will favor a plain cbdc design

BOJ Executive Says Japan Will Favor a Plain CBDC Design

An executive of the Bank of Japan (BOJ) said that Japan’s proposed central bank digital currency (CBDC) will be a simple design and one that can be used alongside existing…