Hong Kong open to working with PBoC on digital currency

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Hong Kong would be willing to collaborate with China’s central bank digital currency pilot, if China wants to explore its usage outside of the mainland, according to a senior government official.

In a statement, Christopher Hui – secretary for financial services and the Treasury – said Hong Kong’s government and the country’s central bank would “actively respond and collaborate” with the People’s Bank of China’s pilots.

“If the [CBDC] being developed by the People’s Bank of China can be

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