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Thai central bank to roll out digital currency payment system

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BANGKOK, Sept 19 (Xinhua): The Thai central bank governor on Friday said in a fintech forum that his team is in the midst of trialing a prototype payment system for businesses using the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC).

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Thai central bank to roll out digital currency payment system

Thai central bank to roll out digital currency payment system

BANGKOK, Sept 19 (Xinhua): The Thai central bank governor on Friday said in a fintech forum that his team is in the midst of trialing a prototype payment system for businesses using the ...

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