Turkey to Regulate Cryptocurrencies and Audit Bitcoin
Jan 07, 2020 at 14:03
The lack of clear investor rights in Bitcoin (BTC) and other blockchain-based cryptocurrencies and the absence of aboveboard regulations to protect rights are concerning public authorities, and upon request, the Capital Markets Board of Turkey has taken action to review and regulate digital currencies and intermediaries.
Blockchain-Based CBDC to be Created in Turkey
Jul 12, 2019 at 12:59
Turkey plans on creating its own virtual currency and deploying blockchain into government systems. The government financial authority has included a central bank-issued cryptocurrency in its new 2019 –2023 strategic economic roadmap.
Turkey Considers Launching Blockchain-Based Turkcoin
Feb 25, 2018 at 14:37
Two influential Turkish political forces, the Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), have recently come up with the idea to create the first blockchain-based Turkish digital currency, similar to Bitcoin or Litecoin, called Turkcoin.