Hangzhou encourages companies to actively strive for and take the lead in launching the central bank’s digital currency settlement pilot

The Hangzhou Development and Reform Commission, together with the Management Committee and the government of the High-tech Zone (Binjiang), held an on-site meeting and an expert seminar on the promotion of the “Six New” development in Hangzhou. The construction guide for the “ten major demonstration scenarios” of Hangzhou’s “six new” development was released at the meeting. In terms of the ecological cultivation of the blockchain industry, Hangzhou will accelerate the promotion of innovation and demonstration applications of blockchain technology, and support key leading enterprises and platform companies to explore the establishment of an industrial ecology based on the blockchain. In the process of accelerating the pilot program of the central bank’s digital currency, enterprises are encouraged to actively strive for and take the lead in launching the central bank’s digital currency settlement pilot.