tech

BOJ to start feasibility study on digital currency in FY 2021

5 Comments

The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below.

© KYODO

©2020 GPlusMedia Inc.

5 Comments
Login to comment

If you go totally digital, what would happen if there was a power outage?

3 ( +4 / -1 )

Going cashless means people can get financially 'cancelled'. It's a major step toward totalitarian control. No thanks.

6 ( +6 / -0 )

The promise of digital currencies to make the financial system more democratic and decentralize the corrupt financial system is being eroded by central banks.

1 ( +2 / -1 )

This is necessary and overdue, you want to be ahead of the curve. Still using cash it's ok and acceptable, but ignorining digital currency will have terrible consequences.

Most people don't understand... Digital Currency will be worth Trillions! Japan needs to be on that train! Take this issue seriously.

-1 ( +1 / -2 )

Banks transport hard cash in trucks from A to B. I pay a bill on line. Data is sent. No need for physical object later to be transported. Old guys will complain.

-1 ( +0 / -1 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites