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Beijing to keep eye on digital yuan transactions

China’s digital currency aspirations are both unprecedented and unparalleled, writes Cryptoslate journalist Shaurya Malwa. But judging from recent developments, the advancement of disruptive technology is not China’s motive for spearheading digital currency development. Instead, China wants to leverage blockchain to exert greater control over its citizens’ financial activities – an agenda that conflicts with bitcoin […]