It is reported that along with the introduction of the digital ruble, all the infrastructure necessary for making payments will be created. At the same time, the new type of currency will be the third equal payment method along with cash and non-cash.
Recall that a digital ruble is an encoded sequence of data that is equivalent to a certain number of rubles. Its issue will be handled by the Central Bank. Earlier it was also announced that the currency will receive a separate legal regulation.
The full launch of the digital ruble is planned until 2030. This term was designated by the Ministry of Finance in the Strategy for the Development of the Financial Market until 2030.