According to foreign media reports, French Finance Minister Bruno
According to a draft EU document, the ECB should consider issuing a public digital currency, mainly by the Facebook digital encrypted currency
Plans to launch a European public digital currency emerged after Facebook launched the Libra project, the report said. Obviously, a public digital currency will become an alternative to Libra and other private digital currency projects, and may reduce the cost of international transactions.
In response, French Finance Minister Lemerre said today:
In fact, lemail has been a vocal opponent of Libra since Facebook announced its Libra project in June. In addition to his concern that Libra may damage the sovereignty of other countries' currencies, he also highlighted issues such as money laundering, terrorist financing and market dominance.
On July 11, Lemel said he was opposed to the idea of making Libra a sovereign currency. On July 17, lemell added that Facebook's conditions for continuing to advance its digital cryptocurrency Libra program are not mature. On September 12, le Maire said that the French government plans to stop Libra's development in Europe because it will pose a systematic threat to financial security and stability.