Inside Bakong: How Cambodia Hopes to Leapfrog Into the Future With Digital Currency (video)

In this week’s episode of “Money Reimagined,” Michael Casey and the World Economic Forum’s Sheila Warren explore what central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and the technology behind them can do for people at the grassroots level. Her Excellency Serey Chea, director general at National Bank of Cambodia, and Makoto Takemiya, co-CEO of Soramitsu provide a thought-provoking look at Cambodia’s new “bakong” central bank digital currency and payments system.

Watch: https://www.coindesk.com/tv/money-reimagined/money-reimagined-mar-6-2021-20210303

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