Xi Jinping told the Communist Party elite he wanted China to be a ‘rule maker’ on blockchain technology. Illustration: SCMP

Will the China of tomorrow run on the technology behind bitcoin?

  • President Xi Jinping told the Communist Party elite in October he wanted the country to be a ‘rule maker’ on blockchain technology and ever since state media has been bombarding the public with articles on the subject
  • One expert said it ‘could open a new chapter on the integration of governance and technology, if proved a reliable technology’
Topic |   China’s Communist Party

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Xi Jinping told the Communist Party elite he wanted China to be a ‘rule maker’ on blockchain technology. Illustration: SCMP
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