China Launches Third Trial for its Digital Currency – E-yuan

China has begun the third round of its digital currency testing. The exercise took off on January 20, in Shenzhen, as part of a larger scheme to introduce the E-Yuan in mainland China. As part of the project, a total of 20 million digital yuan will be issued to residents of the local Longhua District. Pandaily reported that up to 100,000 so-called “red envelopes”, each with an amount of 200 yuan, will be given out to those who have purchased social insurance from the commercial entities they work for and intend to stay in the jurisdiction for the upcoming lunar … Continue reading China Launches Third Trial for its Digital Currency – E-yuan