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Digital assets on the Flag of Thailand
Business 25 April 2024

Thai CBDC pilot succeeds, but no plans to create one

Thailand sees central bank digital currency as a tool that could promote innovation but argues that it is in no rush to push for one, noting that it will resort to programmable payments and tokenization instead.

Thailand flag with the inscription CBDC
Business 29 December 2021

Thailand to delay digital currency testing to late 2022

The initial testing of Thailand’s central bank digital currency, initially set for Q2 in 2022, will be pushed to later in the year because stakeholders need time to prepare for it, according to Bank of Thailand.