Turkey ‘to finish testing’ digital lira in 2020

The Turkish government should finish testing its national central bank digital currency (CBDC) in 2020, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has directed. The country’s national blockchain-based digital lira is expected to be issued by the Central Bank in accordance with the 2020 Annual Presidential Program, Cointelegraph reported. Digital lira “instant payment” pilots are expected to be finalized […]