It was a great pleasure and honor to be the keynote speaker at the World Digital Currency Forum on the 16th December 2019 in Hong Kong, along with my colleague and Asia Pacific CEO of The World Nano Foundation Global Economist Nick Zhao.
On 16 December 2019, the World Digital Currency Forum launched a global launch conference and the ACU white paper launch conference in Hong Kong.
Last month, we reported that the bank was thinking about issuing a digital currency. The proposal was part of a draft that seeks to ban “high-risk” crypto projects. The ECB’s target is Libra, the global digital currency developed by Facebook, which has been repeatedly criticized by European leaders.
Different forms of currency have been used over the ages — such as seashells, wampum and metal coins — and in more recent times, bank notes made from paper and plastic are in wide circulation.
HONG KONG, CHINA / ACCESSWIRE / December 4, 2019 / The global launch of the Asia Currency Unit (ACU) white paper will be held in Hong Kong, the Asia Pacific financial center, on 16 December 2019. At that time, authoritative representatives from more than 50 countries will gather to witness ACU's new great journey.
The vice-chairman of the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE), Huang Qifan, says the country is determined to develop the world’s first sovereign digital currency.