Kazakhstan testing national CBDC on BNB chain


The chief executive officer of Binance exchange informed his followers about the contribution of the BNB chain at the real level development of Kazakhstan’s national digital currency.

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On 26 October, Changpeng Zhao, CEO & founder of Binance exchange, took to Twitter to inform the crypto community that the BNB chain team is working with the government agencies of Kazakhstan to test the national Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) or say Digital Tenge.

Zhao said:

“(Binance) team met with the First Deputy of the Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan (NKB), Berik Sholpankulov, and the Head of Payment and Technological Center, Binur Zhalenov.”

Further Binance CEO said that the team discussed using the BNB chain to test Kazakhstan’s Digital Tenge, as the National Bank of Kazakhstan launched a CBDC pilot program.

Now, the BNB chain team is looking forward to the NKB, which will take action to create some innovative use cases with CBDC, to fill the gap between traditional & digital financial systems.

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The current price of the BNB coin is $289, which is a 6.50% high over the last 7 days of trade price.

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