“Within the framework of its reflection on economy and payment means digitalisation, the BCT is currently at the stage of examining all existing alternatives, among others, the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). However, this alternative is still at the reflection stage.” BCT

Central Bank of Tunisia

Monetary policy is controlled via the Central Bank of Tunisia. 

The Tunisian Dinar is the national currency which is pegged via a crawling peg to a basket of currencies demoniated in Euro but which includes the USD and JPY. 

The BCT has examined the CBDC question. This was a commitment to consider digital currency and setup a sandbox. 

There has been press coverage of the e-dinar which states the Universa blockchain is being used.

The BCT has stated digitization is essential for financial inclusion.



















By cryptorocks_editor