December 5, 2023

Copy-paste | A digital future unexpectedly sets in in Russia

The Russian government is assessing the realities of the digital economy and laying the foundations for a globalcooperation within the framework of a new paradigm, but at least a third of Russia lives in a completely different dimension.

The digital future is quickly turning into the present,forming a new economic way of life not only in Russia, but throughout the world. Dmitry Medvedev stated this during his speech at the Business Investment Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Bangkok. According to the head of the Russian government, in the digital era that has already arrived, it is impossible to survive in isolation. We need to learn to collaborate, exchange knowledge, information and technology.

Also about the need to more actively implement newtechnologies, including blockchain, smart contracts and digital assets, were spoken by the leaders of the SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organization) countries gathered in Tashkent yesterday.

Despite the lack of clear legislativebase, the number of new blockchain projects in the corporate environment increased by 45% in the first half of 2019. At the same time, according to a study conducted by MindSmith and Waves Enterprise, most companies note significant optimization and acceleration of business processes, as well as financial savings associated with the introduction of new technologies. According to experts, Russia has a chance to compete for the title of leader in the field of innovation and high technology.

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