Published on October 13th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
‘Blockchain-Friendly Destination,’ Slovenia’s Prime Minister Praises Nation
The prime minister of Slovenia touted the benefits of blockchain earlier this week while highlighting a new government-backed think tank focused on the tech.
Prime Minister Miro Cerar was speaking at the Digital Slovenia 2020 gathering on Wednesday when he gave a wide-ranging speech on blockchain.
During the remarks, he notably declared that the government “want[s] to position Slovenia as the most recognised blockchain destination in the European Union.”
He touted the country’s startup community, and also disclosed that the government is looking at administrative applications of blockchain.
According to the prime minister, Slovenia is looking to throw its weight behind the tech in a broad way.