Kiev city Council appealed to the Verkhovna Rada, the President and the National Bank with a request to create a regulatory framework for the development of contemporary forms of accumulation and the creation of cryptocurrencies and to launch a national cryptocurrency. As reports a press-service, the adoption of the relevant draft decision submitted by the mayor Vitaly Klitschko voted 84 deputies at the minimum required 61.
The draft decision proposes to legalize the procedure blockchain crowdfunding and other technologies.
City Council also offers the Verkhovna Rada and the National Bank of Ukraine to start the process of discussing the launch of a national cryptocurrency. In the opinion of the city Council, such a solution can replace the need for external lending and investment.
The exchange rate of bitcoin exceeded $10 thousand on several cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea.