India’s state-led payments system, United Payments Interface (UPI), was first
rolled out in 2016 and is currently used by 175 million people.
A shared payments infrastructure initiated by the state and joined by major
Indian banks, the United Payments Interface (UPI) accounted for over 2.2
billion transactions in November.
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Among democracies, the Indian government tends to shut down the internet most
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Goldman Sachs predicts China’s digital yuan will attract 1 billion users
within a decade, helping China’s commercial banks compete with fintech