Many governments around the world regulated cryptocurrency industry so far. The regulations are varying from country to country. Some accepted cryptocurrency as commodity and some as security. Other countries also accepted cryptocurrencies as a form of currency and applied their regulations on them. This time Kyrgyzstan is going to regulate cryptocurrencies. In the latest news, Kyrgyzstan is regulating cryptocurrency industry.
Kyrgyzstan’s central bank is developing the draft law
After a long time, the regulations around cryptos are coming to Kyrgyzstan. In fact, the Central Bank of Kyrgyzstan is working on a draft law in order to regulate the cryptocurrency industry.
The National Bank of Kyrgyzstan announced on Nov. 13 that they are drafting law in order to regulate cryptocurrency exchanges by consulting with industry stakeholders.
The coming draft law will regulate the purchase and sell of cryptocurrencies. The aim is to fight against financial crimes and fraudulent cryptocurrency schemes. In addition, it holds the right for both investors and consumers.
The bank stated that the new regulations has numerous benefits such as improving development of digital financial products. In addition, it will help to apply formal tax regime for digital assets.
Kyrgyzstan Is Regulating Cryptocurrency ; There are many challenges and obstacles for this project
The bank expected that this project will face with its own challenges and obstacles. The reason is that cryptocurrencies features such as cross-border will make the law difficult to implement. As a result, it requires a proper infrastructure in order to monitor and implement the project.
In fact, there are no hard data on the number of businesses that should be considered in the law due to the disorganized nature of cryptocurrencies.
The bank announced that they expect clear regulations in order to provide more security for crypto-related businesses. In addition, they expect to attract more investors to the market without a huge effect on the government budget.