The Central Bank of Ukraine is officially approved to issue digital currencies

The Ukrainian government is advancing its Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) program because the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) is now officially authorized to issue digital currencies.

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy (Volodymyr Zelenskyy) sign According to Thursday’s announcement, a law called “Payment Services” officially authorized the country’s central bank to issue CBDC, or digital hryvnia.