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What Cambodia's Project Bakong tells us about the trajectory of central bank digital currencies

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  • Cambodia’s central bank is aiming to go live with a digital currency this year
  • The project speaks to the pace of development of central bank digital currencies (CBDC)
  • We’re learning about tech preferences and overall vision.
There are some key takeaways about the wider push for central bank digital currencies from Cambodia's Project Bakong.

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