Uzbekistan announces the establishment of a "national mining pool" and will launch the first approved cryptocurrency exchange next week

According to Bitcoin.com, Uzbekistan announced the establishment of a "national mining pool." The National Projects Authority (NAPM), which oversees the cryptocurrency industry, announced that miners joining the national mining pool will enjoy lower electricity prices. NAPM also stated that the proposed mining pool will help ensure the economic efficiency of the country's cryptocurrency mining and increase transparency and security. In addition, the country will launch its first approved cryptocurrency exchange next week.