Slovenia Aims to Become the Leading Blockchain Technology Destination in Europe
The authorities of Slovenia has introduced that it goals to place the nation as the main destination of Blockchain technology in the European Union (EU). The authorities can also be learning the potential purposes of the expertise in public administration.
In his speech at the Digital Slovenia 2020 occasion in mid-October 2017, Prime Minister Miro Cerar stated that the nation’s regulatory businesses and ministries are already learning the expertise and its potential purposes.
“The regulatory bodies and ministries are already studying Blockchain, and the state is participating in activities at European level in the area of the introduction and regulation of this technology. We are also already laying the foundations for the initial pilot testing of the technology in the state administration.”
Other Blockchain developments in Slovenia
On October three, the Slovenian authorities launched the Blockchain Think Tank as a part of the Slovenian Digital Coalition.
The suppose tank will function a point-of-contact between Blockchain builders, business gamers, and the authorities. It will even coordinate the creation of assorted instructional supplies on Blockchain with completely different corporations and help in the drafting of latest laws round the expertise.
In his speech, Cerar claimed that the authorities is extending its full help behind the expertise.
“Slovenia as a complete is, due to this fact, setting itself up as a Blockchain-friendly vacation spot, and to that finish it’s establishing the pillars of a nationwide Blockchain ecosystem in the space of the switch and unfold of data, the adoption of authorized laws and the promotion of a supportive setting for the growth of corporations working in the space of Blockchain expertise.”
Meanwhile, the Slovenian Financial Stability Board has issued a warning to Slovenians advising them to train warning when investing in initial coin offerings (ICO) and digital currencies due to the absence of regulations overlaying them.