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    ‘Crypto-Shekel’ May Be in the Cards for Israeli Lawmakers

    Three government officials in Israel’s Ministry of Finance have confirmed they are considering issuing a state-sponsored cryptocurrency, the Shekel, to reduce the number of cash transactions within the middle eastern country. The Push for a Regulated Digital Currency The Bank of Israel is looking into the possibility of a state-sponsored digital currency, according to a few government officials that agreed to comment with the requirement of anonymity. The aim with this initiative is to reduce

    · December 24, 2017 · 9:45 pm