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As local governments in China adopt blockchain, commercial banks edge out the competition from tech firms

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  • In the Chinese city of Xiong’an, some construction companies are required to use blockchains if they want to participate in government infrastructure projects 
  • Xiong’an exemplifies the scale at which the blockchain technology is being deployed in China, where the government is driving for the adoption with significant fundings and lucrative deals. 
  • Tech giants such as Alibaba and Tencent are also deploying their own blockchain solutions at scale, with a different market focus
Xiong’an, President Xi's dream city, exemplifies the scale at which the blockchain technology is being deployed in China, where the government is pushing for adoption with significant funding and lucrative deals. 

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